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About Dr. John A Sorenson MD
Dr. John A Sorenson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY, with other offices in Brooklyn, NY and West Harrison, NY (and 1 other location). He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Sorenson is affiliated with Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. John A Sorenson has 4 locations
460 Park Ave Fl 5
New York, NY 10022
813 Quentin Rd Ste 102
Brooklyn, NY 11223
244 Westchester Ave Ste 407
West Harrison, NY 10604
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Dr. John A Sorenson 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. John A Sorenson has the following 31 expertise
- Choroid Diseases
- Macular Edema
- Macular Degeneration
- Degenerative Myopia
- Retina Surgery
- Retinal Detachment
- Eye Pain
- Choroidal Neovascularization
- Retinal Disorders
- Graves Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Exam
- Retinal Artery Occlusion
- Inherited Retinal Degeneration
- Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
- Retinal Vasculitis
- Lasik Surgery
- Retinal Vein Occlusion
- Retinal Neovascularization
- Angioid Streaks
- Vision Issues
- Vitreous Detachment (Retina Detachment)
- Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy
- Epiretinal Membrane
- Vitreous Hemorrhage
Dr. John A Sorenson 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. John A Sorenson - Posted on June 17th, 2015
I had to have a macular hole repaired and went to see several surgeons both in Florida New York . what a wonderful experience it was with this office and Dr. Sorensen . I highly recommend them the entire staff is courteous the office is a maculate and where I had the procedure Clean , professional .
courteous staff great doctor
Self-verified patient of Dr. John A Sorenson - Posted on July 29th, 2013
Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2016, 2017)
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.
On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016, 2017)
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 (2015, 2016)
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.
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.
Dr. Sorenson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
39 Years Experience
- University Of Cincinnati
Manhattan Eye Ear And Throat Hospital
Dr. John A Sorenson Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Elect Choice EPO
- 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 HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Connecticare Flex Connecticut
- Empire HMO
- Empire PPO
HIP of NY
- Emblem HIP Select PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
More about Dr. John A Sorenson
Dr. Sorenson is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in vitreoretinal surgery and macular disease. He is a nationally recognized expert in the care of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and in the surgical management of retinal detachments as well as macular hole and macular pucker surgery. He is on the surgical staff at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital. He has authored and co-authored over 100 articles in peer reviewed journals and has lectured at many scientific meetings throughout the world. He has participated in many of the teaching activities of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and in 1996, received its Honor Award for his services. He received the Senior Honor Award from the American Society of Retina Specialists in 2006. His research interests primarily involve the diagnosis and treatment of age–related macular degeneration. He serves as a scientific reviewer for the major ophthalmology journals.
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