Ophthalmology (Eye) - SBH Health System

Ophthalmology (Eye)

SBH eye experts provide comprehensive care for people who seek answers about conditions and diseases of their eyes. Each year doctors in the Division of Ophthalmology provide eye care through nearly 12,000 visits to our clinics.

SBH eye specialists (ophthalmologists and optometrists) diagnose and treat hundreds of eye conditions, including many that are rare or complex. We offer a full range of eye care, from routine eye exams to surgery. Our doctors have special expertise in cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, cornea transplant, and diseases of the eyelids, and the nerves related to the eye.

SBH eye care professionals also perform refractions, prescribe corrective lenses and offer cosmetic eye surgery and contact lens services.

Why Choose SBH for Your Eye Care

SBH eye specialists work closely with you and your health care team to understand and address your eye care needs. Many eye problems are related to other medical conditions, such as diabetes, immune system conditions and thyroid disease. Our eye experts collaborate with other specialists (endocrinologists, oncologists, neurologists) to provide exactly the care you need based on what’s right for you.

Eye care professionals trained in treating children with eye conditions can work with doctors trained in the general care of children (pediatricians) and other areas to care for children with eye conditions

In addition to providing comprehensive care for eye diseases and conditions, SBH, offers a contact lens service, a low vision service, and will soon be offering a full-service optical store.

We have eye specialists with expertise in:

  • Cataracts
  • Contact Lens
  • Cornea & External Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma
  • Low-Vision
  • Ocular Plastic Surgery
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Eye care
  • Refraction
  • Retina & Vitreous
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Retinal Detachment
  • Uveitis

We have the latest equipment to aid in diagnosis and treatment:

  • A and B scan Ultrasonography
  • Corneal Pachymetry
  • Humphrey Visual Field testing
  • Iridex OcuLight Laser
  • Fluorescein angiography
  • Fundus Photography
  • Nidek YAG Laser
  • OCT for glaucoma and retina
  • Optical Biometry
  • Retinal Autofluorescence
  • Zeiss Surgical Microscope

Location & Hours

SBH Ambulatory Care Center
SBH Health System
4487 Third Avenue, 6th Floor
Bronx, NY 10457
Monday
Friday, 9am─5pm
718-960-3730

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