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Dr. David Witzel, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.5 (291)
Map Pin Small Poughkeepsie, NY
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. David Witzel, MD

Dr. David Witzel, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Witzel an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Witzel works at Mount Kisco Medical Group PC in Poughkeepsie, NY with other offices in New York, NY and Fishkill, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Conjunctival Hemorrhage, Iridocyclitis and Uveitis and Iridocyclitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Witzel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Central New York Eye Center
    22 Green St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 471-3720
  2. 2
    The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary Ophthalmology Associates PC
    218 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 979-4192
  3. 3
    Mid-hudson Medical Group P C.
    600 Westage Business Ctr Dr, Fishkill, NY 12524 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 231-5600
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:30
  4. 4
    Mid-hudson Medical Group P C.
    600 Westage Business Ctr Dr, Fishkill, NY 12524 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 537-4900

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Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Iridocyclitis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Drusen
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Glaucoma
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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Allergic Conjunctivitis
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Blocked Tear Duct
Cataract
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Chorioretinal Scars
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Cataracts
Disorder of Choroid
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
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Exophoria
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
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Eyelid Disorders
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Keratoconus
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Macular or Retinal Edema
Migraine
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Ocular Hypertension
Pinguecula
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Senile Cataracts
Squamous Blepharitis
Strabismus
Tear Duct Disorders
Trichiasis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Eyelid Surgery
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Accommodation Disorders
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Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Astigmatism
Bell's Palsy
Blind Hypertensive Eye
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Chalazion
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Conjunctiva Cyst
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Duane Retraction Syndrome
Entropion
Esotropia
Eyelid Spasm
Farsightedness
Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Headache
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Herpetic Keratitis
Hypertropia
Hypotropia
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Stye
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Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Anterior Vitrectomy
B-Scan Ultrasound
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cornea Surgery
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    About Dr. David Witzel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1508837170
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. David Witzel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Witzel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Witzel has seen patients for Conjunctival Hemorrhage, Iridocyclitis and Uveitis and Iridocyclitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Witzel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    291 patients have reviewed Dr. Witzel. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Witzel.

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