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About Dr. George T Schirripa MD
Dr. George T Schirripa 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. George T Schirripa has the following 11 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Vision Issues
- Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Pain
- Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
- Eye Exam
Dr. George T Schirripa is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Self-verified patient of Dr. George T Schirripa - Posted on November 23rd, 2018
I have a very complicated eye issue . Cornea disease and cataracts. Dr Schrippa was able to perform cataract surgery and ensure my cornea stayed in tact . He is a skilled surgeon and a compassionate doctor . His office team treats everyone with respect, patience and respect . I am a second generation patient with him. He treated my parents and now me and my daughter . He is the best by far , a blessed surgeon..
Self-verified patient of Dr. George T Schirripa - Posted on June 21st, 2018
Best eye doctor
Self-verified patient of Dr. George T Schirripa - Posted on September 8th, 2016
Self-verified patient of Dr. George T Schirripa - Posted on July 19th, 2016
I love Dr. Schirripa! He's the best! He's so thorough, and he has such a lovely way about him. He puts you at ease right away and he does not leave you until he has answered all your questions. He runs a good office, and he has a lovely staff. A "win-win!" Thanks to Dr. Schirripa for making me see so much better than before!
Self-verified patient of Dr. George T Schirripa - Posted on June 16th, 2016
On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)
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.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
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.
Patients' Choice Award (2011)
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.
33 Years Experience
- Suny Buffalo
Erie County Medical Center
Dr. George T Schirripa Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Elect Choice EPO
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna NYC Community Plan
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physicians Health Plan
- CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
- CDPHP PPO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Connecticare Flex Connecticut
- Connecticare Passage
HIP of NY
- Emblem HIP Select PPO
MVP Health Plan
- MVP HMO
- MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- Oxford Metro
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsGEORGE THOMAS SCHIRRIPA MD, 970 N Broadway Ste 109, Yonkers, NY
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