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Dr. Satish Modi, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.0 (15)
Map Pin Small Poughkeepsie, NY
Accepting new patients
54 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Satish Modi, MD

Dr. Satish Modi, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Poughkeepsie, NY. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 54 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from University of Mumbai and is affiliated with Vassar Brothers Medical Center, MidHudson Regional Hospital and Putnam Hospital Center. Dr. Modi, completed a residency at Montefiore Hospital Einstein. Patients rated Dr. Modi an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Modi works at Practice in Poughkeepsie, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Floaters along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Empire 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.

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Dr. Modi's Office Locations

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    Alterman Modi & Wolter Ophthalmic Physicians & Surgeons Pllc
    23 Davis Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 454-1025
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    27 Davis Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 454-1025

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Vassar Brothers Medical Center
  • MidHudson Regional Hospital
  • Putnam Hospital Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Floaters
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Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Dry Eyes
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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Cataract
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Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Disorder of Choroid
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eyelid Disorders
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Macular or Retinal Edema
Pinguecula
Pterygium
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Senile Cataracts
Squamous Blepharitis
Strabismus
Stye
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Tear Duct Disorders
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Goniotomy
Acute Endophthalmitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Astigmatism
Bell's Palsy
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Retinopathy
Diplopia
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Endophthalmitis
Entropion
Esotropia
Eye Infections
Herpetic Keratitis
Hypertropia
Hypopyon
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Hypotony of Eye
Hypotropia
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Iridocyclitis
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Lazy Eye
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Macular Hole
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Migraine
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Miosis
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Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Posterior Scleritis
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Xanthelasma of Eyelid
Anterior Vitrectomy
B-Scan Ultrasound
Blepharoplasty
Excision of Chalazion
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
Eye Examination
Eyelid Surgery
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Surgery
Ocular Prosthetics
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Strabismus Surgery
Vision Screening
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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    About Dr. Satish Modi, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 54 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1316957350
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Royal College Of Surgeons Of Canada
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Montefiore Hospital Einstein
    Residency
    Internship
    • Bronx Muni Hosp-Einstein
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Mumbai
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Seth GS Medical College Bombay
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

    Dr. Modi accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

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

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Modi. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Modi.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Modi, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Modi appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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