About Dr. Michael B Starr

Dr. Michael B Starr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Starr is affiliated with New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, Mount Sinai Hospital and North Shore Lij Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Starr has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

20 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael B Starr is Great. Dr. Michael B Starr has been rated by 20 patients. From those 20 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Michael B Starr is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

DAVID PODELL JR MD

67 E 78th St
New York, NY 10075
(212) 628-2323

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Specialties

Dr. Michael B Starr 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. Michael B Starr has the following 15 expertise

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Vision Issues
  • Eye Pain
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Laser Eye Surgery (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery (Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Blindness
  • Glaucoma
  • Eye Exam
  • Cataract

Board Certifications

Dr. Michael B Starr 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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he is great!

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Five Stars

what you would hope for in an ideal visit with an alert, capable, and caring physician

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Excellent Care

Dr. Starr has treated me for many years. He is caring and diligent in helping me with a really bad set of eyes. He is the best!

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • 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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 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.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    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.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    46 Years Experience

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University

    Graduated in 1972

  • Ucsf Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Michael B Starr accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

DAVID PODELL JR MD, 67 E 78th St, New York, NY
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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