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Dr. Christopher Starr, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.4 (30)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Christopher Starr, MD

Dr. Christopher Starr, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Starr, completed a residency at Harvard University Mass Eye and Ear Infirm. Patients rated Dr. Starr an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Starr works at Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Eyelid Disorders, Tear Duct Disorders and Dry Eyes along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Starr's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology
    1305 York Ave # 12, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 804-5315
  2. 2
    Laser Vision Center
    1305 York Ave # 12, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 804-5315

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Eyelid Disorders
Tear Duct Disorders
Dry Eyes
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Blepharitis
Chorioretinal Scars
Disorder of Choroid
Eye Infections
Floaters
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Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Miosis
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Trichiasis
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Corneal Diseases
Keratitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Senile Cataracts
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Astigmatism
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract
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Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Convergence Insufficiency
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Esotropia
Exophoria
Eye Cancer
Eyelid Spasm
Glaucoma
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Herpetic Keratitis
Heterophoria
Hypotony of Eye
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Macular or Retinal Edema
Mydriasis
Ocular Hypertension
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinguecula
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Hemorrhage
Strabismus
Visual Field Defects
Cataract Removal Surgery
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Eyelid Surgery
Tear Duct Surgery
Acute Endophthalmitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blindness
Chalazion
Chorioretinitis
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Cataracts
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Duane Retraction Syndrome
Endophthalmitis
Exotropia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Headache
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Hordeolum
Iridocyclitis
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Keratoconus
Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Stye
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Ulcerative Blepharitis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
B-Scan Ultrasound
Coreoplasty
Cornea Surgery
Cornea Transplant
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Iridoplasty
Keratoprosthesis (KPro)
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    • Anthem
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    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.4
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    About Dr. Christopher Starr, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1720076185
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Johns Hopkins U/Wilmer Eye Institute
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Harvard University Mass Eye and Ear Infirm
    Residency
    Internship
    • Columbia U/St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    • Weill Cornell Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Christopher Starr, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Starr is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Starr has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Starr works at Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Starr’s profile.

    Dr. Starr has seen patients for Eyelid Disorders, Tear Duct Disorders and Dry Eyes, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Starr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    30 patients have reviewed Dr. Starr. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Starr.

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