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About Dr. John A Sorenson

Dr. John A Sorenson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY, with other offices in Brooklyn, NY and Brooklyn, NY . He has 39 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Sorenson is affiliated with Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital. Dr. Sorenson has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John A Sorenson is Excellent. Dr. John A Sorenson has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John A Sorenson is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

VITREOUS RETINA MACULA CONSULTANTS OF NY

460 Park Ave Fl 5
New York, NY 10022
(212) 861-9797

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VITREOUS RETINA MACULA CONSULTANTS

813 Quentin Rd Ste 102
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 376-3223

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VITREOUS RETINA MACULA CONSULTANTS

902 Quentin Rd Ste 601
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 376-3223

Specialties

Dr. John A Sorenson 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. John A Sorenson has the following 31 expertise

  • Choroid Diseases
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Degenerative Myopia
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Choroiditis
  • Blindness
  • Eye Pain
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Graves Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Vitrectomy
  • Eye Exam
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Glaucoma
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Retinal Vasculitis
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Angioid Streaks
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Vision Issues
  • Vitreous Detachment (Retina Detachment)
  • Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Cataract
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Dr. John A Sorenson has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. John A Sorenson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

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 .

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    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

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Manhattan Eye Ear And Throat Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John A Sorenson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • 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 Massachusetts
    • 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
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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