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Dr. James Maisel, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Ophthalmology
Hicksville, NY 11801 (1 other location)
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Easy scheduling
  • Takes time to answer questions
  • Provides follow-up as needed

About James Maisel MD

Dr. James Maisel, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Hicksville, NY, with another office in ISLANDIA, NY. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Ophthalmology. Dr. Maisel is affiliated with Northshore Hospital at Manhasset. He speaks English and Italian.


  • Patients' Choice Award (2018)

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  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)

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Dr. James Maisel has 2 locations

Retina Group Of New York 400 S Oyster Bay Rd Suite 305 Hicksville, NY 11801
Retina Group Of New York 1455 VETERANS HWY STE 101 ISLANDIA, NY 11749


Dr. James Maisel has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. James Maisel has the following 10 areas of expertise

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Pain
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Exam
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Blindness


45 Years Experience

New York Medical College

Graduated in 1978

Beth Israel Medical Center


Dr. James Maisel Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Cash/Self pay
  • Medicare

More about Dr. James Maisel

Dr. Maisel, the founder of the Retina Group of New York, is a Board Certified ophthalmologist and Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology who completed his Dyson fellowship in vitreous and retinal surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Medical Center.

He served as a Corporate Advisory Board member for the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Medical Advisory Board. He was also a member of the AAO Instrument and Device and Low Vision Committees and has received research grants from the U.S. Public Health Service and the National Institute of Health.

Dr. Maisel represented the National Society to Prevent Blindness at the ANSI Z-80 committee where he helped establish many ophthalmic industry standards. He served as an editor of EyeCare Technology Magazine, authored numerous professional journal articles, and lectures nationally on retina, medical informatics and practice management topics. Dr. Maisel is also the chairman of ZyDoc Medical Transcription, a medical informatics company. In addition, he has been a clinical investigator, consultant, educator, and advisory board member for Pfizer, Novartis, EyeTech, TopCon, Genentech, Alimera, Regeneron and Allergan.

Dr. Maisel specializes in diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal tears, retinal detachment, retinal vein occlusion, uveitis, cataract surgery complications, eye injuries, floaters, flashing lights, and offers second opinions.