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Dr. Tongalp H Tezel Is this you?

About Dr. Tongalp H Tezel

Dr. Tongalp H Tezel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Tezel has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tongalp H Tezel is Excellent. Dr. Tongalp H Tezel has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Tongalp H Tezel is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Eye Institute-Ophthalmic

635 W 165th St Ste 92
New York, NY 10032
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Specialties

Dr. Tongalp H Tezel 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. Tongalp H Tezel has the following 15 expertise

  • Cataract
  • Eye Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Vision Issues
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Blindness
  • Eye Exam
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Retina Surgery
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Retinal Disorders

Dr. Tongalp H Tezel has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Tongalp H Tezel is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Wonderful Physician

Dr. Tezel really cares about his patients; brilliant retina specialist. Personally called to immediately see me after a scheduling issue. If you have an ocular retinal problem, he comes highly recommended. Wish more physicians were like Dr. Tezel. Five stars.

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Brilliant Retina Specialist
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Very Competent
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15 minutes
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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2017, 2018)

    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 (2017, 2018)

    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 (2018)

    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.

  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • Hacettepe Universitesi

    Graduated in 1984

  • St Marys Health Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Tongalp H Tezel accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • 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 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 Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Eye Institute-Ophthalmic, 635 W 165th St Ste 92, New York, NY
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