The group of ophthalmologists at Vitreous Retina Macula Consultants of New York are internationally known leaders in diagnosing and treating retinal diseases, known as the top New York experts and among the best-rated retina specialists in NYC. In our private practice, physicians prioritize high-quality, individualized eye care while utilizing cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic strategies.
Our community’s retina doctors serve as academic leaders in the field as the most published group in major peer-reviewed journals in the U.S. They adhere to ‘best practice’ guidelines, serve as a quality benchmark, and are frequently regarded as the “best retina specialists” by their peers.
VRMNY doctors are proud to be on Newsweek's list of 350 best ophthalmologists and optometrists in the USA.
Our physicians are reviewers for the premier journals, including the Archives of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, Investigative Ophthalmology, and Visual Sciences, Retina, Eye, and Graefe’s Archives of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology.
Some of the awards received by our doctors are: the Michelson Award for Retinal Vascular Disease, a Distinguished Alumnus Award by Boston University, the Alcon Research Award, the Herman Wacker Award of the Club Jules Gonin, the Arthur J. Bedelle Award, the Retinal Research Award and the Gass Medal of the Retina Society, the Bietti Medal, the Pisart Award from the Lighthouse International, and the Lifetime Achievement Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
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Most comprehensive Opthamology exam I have had. Staff are lovely and super patient! Dr. Yannuzzi certainly lives up to his excellent reputation. Friends have seen other practitioners here and all have come back with glowing reports.Laurie M. Google ★★★★★ He’s a patients Doc
Wonderful. The staff is great. No one surpasses Dr. Yale Fisher. He’s a patients Doc not just a doctor’s doctor. He’s caring, kind and patiently explains all questions. I look forward to my visits.Janice M. Google ★★★★★ Outstanding Medical Specialty
Dr. Slakter and the team are the very best. They have been taking care of me for the last 15 years or so and it is really more than the outstanding medical specialty, which goes without saying. It is also the human care and personal consideration that makes me feel part of a team that really cares about me and all other patients equally!Moses D.Google ★★★★★ Honest Advice
I came to Dr.Spaide and vrmny with complications due to diabetes, he definitely gave me the right honest advice and the appropriate medical attention needed. He saved my vision for sure. Would recommend with my eyes closed, no pun intended.The GuruGoogle ★★★★★ Very courteous & Accommodating
Office environment is very nice and staff is very courteous and accommodating. Dr Sorenson is very patient with his patients. He takes time to go over all results and answer questions. I was very pleased with the visit and I would highly recommend the doctor and the practice.Helen A.Google ★★★★★ Extremely Competent
Dr. Freund is everything one would want in a doctor: conscientious, ethical, knowledgeable, and experienced. He is ready, able and willing to explain to you your diagnosis and treatment. He’s also very personable. Highly recommended.John G.Google ★★★★★ Professional & Knowledgeable
One of the most professional, knowledgeable and yet friendly team of doctors and professionals in NYC. I have never had my eyes examined so thoroughly and feel so much better knowing that my eyes are in good hands. Dr Klein himself attends to almost all patients and the level of attention and care is phenomenal.Robin G.Google ★★★★★ Dr. Cooney is great
The VRMC is very efficient, clean and a very friendly staff. I was in for my annual Retinopathy exam and it went quick but thorough! The staff is so professional and yet personable. Dr. Cooney is great and always makes you feel like he's a personal friend.Mark R.Google ★★★★★ Knowledgeable & Professional
I have been seeing Dr. Klancnik for 18 months to deal with my wet macula degeneration. He is knowledgeable, professional and always takes the time to answer my questions about that issue, and about any other eye issues I have.Steven Z.Google ★★★★★ Friendly & Professional
I am very happy with Dr. Barbazetto’s care. She listens patiently to my concerns and questions. Her responses are clear. She makes it easy for me to understand the complexities showing me diagrams and models as she speaks. Her support staff are always friendly and professional in their approach. What a great team!J. SalazarGoogle ★★★★★ Admire his Professionalism
Dr. Engelbert has been seeing my employer, Mr. Khazaneh for about 2 years and he is very pleased and admires his professionalism. Along with his staff they provide excellent and exceptional care. Highly recommended!Ria P.Google
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