Dr. Tal Raviv

Ophthalmology
New York, NY, Germany
26 years experience male

Locations

Eye Center of New York

New York, NY

Address

30 East 40th Street, Suite 203, New York, NY
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00am
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Fax

2126961190

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Medicaid

United healthcare

Affinity Health Plan

Health First Health Plan, Inc

Medicare

About

Bio

Tal Raviv, MD, FACS is a board certified ophthalmologist, fellowship trained in cornea and refractive surgery. He has expertise in all types of cataract surgery from complex to routine and accepts referrals for cataract surgery complications. His specialization includes laser cataract surgery, premium IOLs, multifocal and accomodative IOLs, LASIK and other refractive surgical procedures.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Ophthalmology

Languages spoken

English, Hebrew

Doctor Q&A

156 Answers
19 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Raviv
Dr. Tal Raviv answered
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Not true : There are no known 'home remedies', natural supplements, or medication with any proven efficacy in treating cataracts. Currently the treatment is obs ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Raviv
Dr. Tal Raviv answered
26 years experience Ophthalmology
It depends: There are many types of congenital (present from birth) cataracts. Some need to be removed at a young age and some are followed into adulthood before ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tal Raviv
Dr. Tal Raviv answered
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Multifocal contacts: There are many brands of multifocal contact lenses - some are optimized for computer distance. It would be worth a trial with a few brands.
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Testimonials
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Dr Raviv is a wonderful and caring surgeon, and I would highly recommend him to any patient. He is a nationally recognized ophthalmologist.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Raviv is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Raviv is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! YOUR RECOMMENDATION WAS RIGHT ON THANK YOU GOOD SIR!
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This saved my life. Thank You! Thank you so so much Doctor. This was very helpful
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Thank you Dr. Raviv. It was very nice of you to respond so quickly.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI
Graduated 1995MD

Residency

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Awards

Voted Superdoctor 2009 - 2015
Patient Choice Award

Affiliations

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
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