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Richard L. Levy, MD

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Richard L. Levy, MD
Richard L. Levy, MD

Dr. Levy is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and the Director of the Pediatric Ophthalmology service at Weill Cornell Medical College and a member of the Weill Cornell Eye Associates. After graduating from Harvard College and Harvard Medical School, he completed his ophthalmology residency at the Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital and New York University. He completed fellowships in neuro-ophthalmology, at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and then pediatric ophthalmology, at Children's Hospital Boston. Before returning to New York, he was a Clinical Instructor of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School and on the staff at Children's Hospital Boston, where he was also the director of residency training for the ophthalmology department. Dr. Levy sees children of all ages and adults with strabismus.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Board Certification
Education And Training
1998 Harvard Medical School
Internship: 1999 Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency: 2004 Manhattan Eye
Fellowship: 2005 Johns Hopkins Hospital
Clinical Expertise
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Crossed/Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
Pediatric Cataract Surgery
Pediatric Strabismus
Double Vision
Adult Strabismus
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]
Affinity [HMO]
Emblem Select Care
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]
Fidelis Care
Health First
Medicare [Medicare]
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource
United Empire
UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO]


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Primary Office
1305 York Avenue
11th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0602
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Secondary Office
156 William Street
New York, NY 10038

Phone: (646) 962-2020
Public Transportation: Yes
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