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Dr. Stephen Trokel, MD

Ophthalmology*
3.8 (11)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Stephen Trokel, MD

Dr. Stephen Trokel, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Trokel, completed a residency at Colum Presby Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Trokel an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Trokel works at CUIMC/Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute in New York, NY. 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. Trokel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    CUIMC/Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute
    622 W 168th St Bldg 3, New York, NY 10032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  2. 2
    ColumbiaDoctors - Third Avenue
    880 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10022 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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    • Aetna
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    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Connecticare
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    3.8
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    About Dr. Stephen Trokel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1255481768
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Colum P&S
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Colum Presby Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

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

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

    Dr. Trokel works at CUIMC/Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Trokel’s profile.

    11 patients have reviewed Dr. Trokel. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Trokel.

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