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About Dr. David A Palay

Dr. David A Palay, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Atlanta, GA. He has 31 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Palay is affiliated with Northside Hospital-Atlanta. Dr. Palay has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

25 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David A Palay is Great. Dr. David A Palay has been rated by 25 patients. From those 25 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David A Palay is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Atlanta Ophthalmology Associates Pc

5730 Glenridge Dr Ste 120
Atlanta, GA 30328
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Specialties

Dr. David A Palay has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. David A Palay has the following 15 expertise

  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Exam
  • Blindness
  • Eye Pain
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Vision Issues
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Cornea Transplant (Penetrating Keratoplasty)
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Corneal Diseases

Dr. David A Palay has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. David A Palay is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Organized and Professional

Dr. Palay's office staff have an efficiency that is rarely seen these days in a doctor's office yet you can tell they work extremely well together and even enjoy the work they do. Everyone is smiling and comfortable in their roles. Dr. Palay, himself, is extremely qualified, very personable and it is obvious he takes pride in his work and the wellness of his patients. I would highly recommend him and his staff.

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Dr. Palay is wonderful in every way!

He is an incredible surgeon and a very kind person.

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Straightforward professional

Focused. Addressed issues, answered questions, and made sure what I heard was what he was actually saying. Can tell from his staff he expects everyone to be knowledgeable and courteous.

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Totally Awesome!!!

The title says it all! He's awesome and so is the staff! You'll never in your life find a better Ophthalmologist,physician,surgeon in your entire life. 100% Guarantee! Dr.Palay will take the time to listen to your concerns and will give you the proper treatment, attention, and information you need! Don't hesitate- you're in the best hands!

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GREATEST DOCTOR IN AMERICA

He is one of the best doctors in America. I take that back, in the world. Dr.Palay is an extremely skilled, patient, compassionate, brilliant doctor. Please, I highly highly recommend this doctor. You will be taken care of. I cannot stress it enough, Dr.Palay is a wonderful kind man and a top notch MD.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Palay is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • Emory University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1987

  • University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David A Palay accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
    • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
    • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Atlanta Ophthalmology Associates Pc, 5730 Glenridge Dr Ste 120, Atlanta, GA
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