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Dr. Edward L Raab has the following 1 specialty
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.
Dr. Edward L Raab has the following 12 expertise
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Diseases
- Vision Issues
- Eye Exam
- Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
- Lazy Eye (Amblyopia)
- Eye Pain
Dr. Edward L Raab has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Edward L Raab is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Raab performed several surgeries on me as a child and as a result of his expertise and knowledge I have great eye sight. He is a wonderful doctor who is, without a doubt, the top physician in his field. His knowledge, skills, and experience are second to none. He is thorough, caring, and concerned. I highly recommend Dr. Raab.
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.
60 Years Experience
New York University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1958
Childrens National Medical Center
Dr. Edward L Raab accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Elect Choice EPO
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna NYC Community Plan
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Capital District Physicians Health Plan
- CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
- CDPHP PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Connecticare Flex Connecticut
HIP of NY
- Emblem HIP Select PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
MVP Health Plan
- MVP Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- Oxford Metro
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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