The Department of Ophthalmology of the North Shore-LIJ Health System is located in a state-of-the-art outpatient facility on Northern Boulevard in Great Neck, NY, which includes 12 examination lanes, automated visual field machines, computerized topography, Optical Coherence Tomography, Specular Microscopy and Confocal as well as digital fluorescein angiography and slit lamp photography, YAG laser, Iris Medical red and green lasers, IOL Master, and a minor surgical procedure room.
The Department of Ophthalmology has board-certified faculty (by the American Board of Ophthalmology, a founding Board of the American Board of Medical Specialties), and more than 100 voluntary faculty.
Subspecialties covered by both the full time and voluntary faculty include: Cornea and External Disease, Neuro-Ophthalmology Pediatric Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Retina, Uveitis, Oculoplastics, and Low Vision Services. A total of 12 residents are trained under the supervision of the faculty. The academic affiliations of the Department of Ophthalmology are the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and The Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine.
Why Choose Us?
Here at North Shore–LIJ Ophthalmology, quality patient care and the availability of state-of-the-art equipment play a major role in our mission. Services offered by our department include Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cornea and External Disease, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Adult Strabismus, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, Oculoplastics and Orbital Disease, Vitreo–Retinal Disease, Uveitis and Ocular Inflammatory Conditions, Low Vision, Contact Lenses, Refractive Surgery, and Ancillary Services. Our clinical faculty are proud to be training the next generation of ophthalmologists in our highly respected residency program.
Our physicians are renowned experts with advanced training, and our facilities have the latest equipment, enabling us to provide state of the art eye care. We are committed to saving your sight. Whether you need treatment for an eye disease to simple refractive to vision correction, we can help.
Every member of the NS-LIJ Ophthalmology team is dedicated to providing excellent patient care. Our patients always come first, and we will work hard to make you feel like you are our priority throughout every step of your care with us. From the moment you walk into our practice, you will find a warm, relaxing environment and be greeted by our friendly staff. Our doctors and staff are focused on personalized, attentive patient care.