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Dr. William Schiff, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.6 (28)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. William Schiff, MD

Dr. William Schiff, MD is an Ophthalmologist in New York, NY. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Schiff, completed a residency at Mount Sinai St Lukes. Patients rated Dr. Schiff an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Schiff works at Northwell Health Physician Partners Ophthalmology at MEETH in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Chorioretinal Scars, Macular Hole and Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear 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.

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Dr. Schiff's Office Locations

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    Northwell Health Physician Partners Ophthalmology at MEETH
    210 E 64th St Fl 7, New York, NY 10065 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 702-7620

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  • Lenox Hill Hospital

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Chorioretinal Scars
Macular Hole
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear

Treatment frequency



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Chorioretinal Scars
Macular Hole
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Cataract
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Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Corneal Diseases
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diabetic Retinopathy
Dislocation of Lens
Disorder of Choroid
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Eye Cancer
Floaters
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Glaucoma
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Hordeolum
Macular or Retinal Edema
Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Ophthalmoplegic Migraine
Optic Neuritis
Pinguecula
Progressive High Myopia
Pterygium
Retinal Hemorrhage
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinoschisis
Senile Cataracts
Stye
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Visual Field Defects
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
Accommodation Disorders
Acquired Coloboma
Acute Endophthalmitis
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Astigmatism
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blindness
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chalazion
Chorioretinitis
Choroidal Hemorrhage Rupture
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Chronic Endophthalmitis
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Diabetic Cataracts
Diplopia
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Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Drusen
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Dry Eyes
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Endophthalmitis
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Infections
Eye Melanoma
Eyeball Contusion
Eyelid Disorders
Farsightedness
Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Headache
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Herpetic Keratitis
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Hyphema
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Hypopyon
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Hypotony of Eye
Iridocyclitis
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Keratitis
Keratoconus
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Lazy Eye
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Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Marfan Syndrome
Ocular Hypertension
Paralytic Strabismus
Pars Planitis
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Posterior Uveitis
Presbyopia
Purulent Endophthalmitis
Retinal Cysts
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Hemangioma
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Telangiectasia
Retinal Vasculitis
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Serous Detachment Retina
Staphyloma Posticum
Strabismus
Tear Duct Disorders
Trichiasis
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
B-Scan Ultrasound
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cornea Surgery
Cornea Transplant
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Ocular Prosthetics
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Ultrasound
Vision Screening
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    4.6
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    About Dr. William Schiff, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1629098991
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mount Sinai St Lukes
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. William Schiff, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Schiff is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Schiff works at Northwell Health Physician Partners Ophthalmology at MEETH in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Schiff’s profile.

    Dr. Schiff has seen patients for Chorioretinal Scars, Macular Hole and Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Schiff on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    28 patients have reviewed Dr. Schiff. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schiff.

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