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About Dr. Kenneth R Barasch
Dr. Kenneth R Barasch, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 58 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Barasch is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center and New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. Dr. Barasch has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Kenneth R Barasch 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. Kenneth R Barasch has the following 10 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Pain
- Eye Exam
- Corneal Diseases
- Vision Issues
- Lasik Surgery
- Macular Degeneration
Dr. Kenneth R Barasch has 1 board certified 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
Dr. Kenneth R Barasch 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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Dear Kenneth,1. Dont have your first question to patient "are you from Iran?"2. dont have pateients disgracefully waiting for 1.5 hour, and than accept 18 years old patient who just stepped in before.. 3. dont be over polite and tell confusing-buffling stories from glories past, focus on your present patient and his problem
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
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 (2012)
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.
Dr. Barasch is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
58 Years Experience
Weill Cornell Medical College
Graduated in 1960
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Dr. Kenneth R Barasch accepts the following insurance providers.
- 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 HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Connecticare Flex Connecticut
- Empire Blue Priority EPO
- Empire HMO
- Empire PPO
- Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
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 Freedom
- Oxford Liberty
- Oxford Metro
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsPark Ave Eye Institute, 755 Park Ave, New York, NY
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