Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Academic titles

    • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Cornell University Medical Center

  • Residencies

    • New York and Presbyterian Hospital

    • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center

    • New York Presbyterian Hospital

    • Mt Sinai West

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

04/11/2019
"Dr Barile is the best there is. i cant imagine seeing another doctor. Truly grateful to have found him."
03/26/2019
"Dr. Barile is an outstanding surgeon and person. He is the best!"
03/25/2019
"I have used Dr. Barile for years and have recommended him to others."
03/25/2019
"Dr. Barile is an outstanding physician. You are lucky to have him on your staff!"
03/19/2019
"Dr. Barile is fantastic."
02/27/2019
"Everything excellent as usual."
02/20/2019
"Even among a group of the best doctors. Dr. Barile stands out being highly skilled and knowledgeable in his field, being an excellent communication in explaining a patients problems and never fails to say a kind work. "
02/19/2019
"Professionalism of doctor(s) was exceptionally fine. Dr. Barile's skills were nothing short of amazing."
02/09/2019
"would highly recommend"
02/04/2019
"Dr Barile is very compasionate."
02/01/2019
"I have complete confidence in Dr. Barile."
01/29/2019
"Like I said, Dr. Barile took time out to call to make arrangement to see me ASAP due to my situation. 1-10. Excellent. "
01/22/2019
"Very professional, kind explained so I understood yet not condescending. Wish all doctors were like him!!"
12/28/2018
"Dr. Barile is an excellent physician. I have had several other treating physicians for my condition; he stands out as exceptional. One of a kind. - A gem."
12/21/2018
"Besides being an amazing surgeon, Dr. Barile is pleasant, patient, and caring."
12/21/2018
"Dr. Barile meets the mark every time, and, then some."
11/11/2018
"Dr. Barile has the rare combination of expertise in ophthalmology, communication skills, compassion and empathy in connecting with his patients. I have complete trust that Dr. Barile is fully committed to treating my eye condition and that I am receiving the best treatment available."
11/01/2018
"Really impressed with dr. So glad I chose to travel to N-Y City to see him instead of in Westchester."
10/16/2018
"I am so fortunate to have had Dr. Barile care for me. What a wonderful, caring professional! "
09/24/2018
"Very good, very competent."
09/18/2018
"We feel to be in good hands with Dr. Barile."
09/18/2018
"Dr. Barile is the best."
08/16/2018
"Dr. Barile is very considerate. He remembered some problems I told him about my sisters problems with her eyes. She is now blind. He inquired about her."
08/03/2018
"Have utmost confidence in Dr. Barile."
08/01/2018
"Dr. Barile is just excellent."
06/22/2018
"Dr. Barile was interested in my condition, kind, thorough, and knowledgeable. I recommend him highly, and I thank him for being realistic, but also reassuring. "
06/11/2018
"Dr Barile contacted me by phone prior to my surgery to make sure all my questions were answered"
05/31/2018
"The care and expertise of Dr. Barile is excellent."
05/29/2018
"Dr. Barile and Dr Shiff, as I recall were the consummate professionals, who even though they had done this a million times, genuinely alleviated my concerns and sense trepidation."
05/28/2018
"Everything really excellent."
05/25/2018
"I have been under the CARE of Dr. Barile for about 10 years - "
05/05/2018
"Dr. Bariille is the best!!"
04/24/2018
"I have been very pleased with the care given to me by Dr. Barile."
04/19/2018
"All went well I also recommended a friend - "
03/29/2018
"I have rarely had such a wonderful concerned doctor."
01/22/2018
"Very good/excellent physician - Dr. Barile."
01/17/2018
"Dr. Barile is the best."
01/11/2018
"Dr. Barile is a wonderful, kind, & caring physician. I have recommended him to others."
12/21/2017
"Dr. Barile is the best & nicest doctor. He gets tops for everything. Top doctor, top bedside manner. I have not got enough words to describe - excellent service."
11/21/2017
"Dr. Barile is not only a superb physician but a true gentleman as well."
10/24/2017
"very impressed with his compassion, understanding, listening, explaining, assuring, honesty and I was very happy I was referred to him."
10/02/2017
"Dr. Barile is consummate professional and inspires great confidence. "
09/25/2017
"All went well."
09/11/2017
"Dr. Barile is great and would recommend to all highly."
08/28/2017
"Very expert, thorough & informative. Excellent care. "
07/26/2017
"Dr. Barile saved my eyesight. Need I say more? He is a wonderful, caring, knowledgeable physician. The absolute best!"
07/10/2017
"Dr. Gaetano was everything one could expect from a Retinologist - professional, empathetic, competent, informative. Can't say enough good re: total experience. "
06/26/2017
"Outstanding MD. I would absolutely recommend him to all my colleagues, friends, and family."
06/22/2017
"Amazing surgeon and human being - made me feel very comfortable about a very scary & difficult procedure."
05/18/2017
"Barile is the best!"
05/16/2017
"Doctor Barile is a caring, knowledgeable professional whose concern for his patients is outstanding. Doctor Barile is fantastic. His expertise is unmatched."
04/04/2017
"Good exp."
03/29/2017
"A+"
03/28/2017
"Excellent care provider! Wonderful physician, very patient & understanding & willing to discuss condition at all times."
03/25/2017
"Dr. Barile is kind, compassionate and thorough."
03/07/2017
"Excellent physician!"
10/18/2016
"Dr. Barile is one of the finest doctors I have ever had! Expert technically and deals with me as a human being...caring and involved. I treasure him."
09/20/2016
"Dr. Barile is an outstanding professional. Northwell Health is lucky to have him."
09/05/2016
"Always a good experience at this office with Dr. Barile. He is truly kind and gentle and caring. I feel very lucky to have been put in his care at a difficult time with my eye condition."
08/30/2016
"Excellent, compassionate Dr!"
08/30/2016
"dr. barile is great, compassionate, well informed and reassuring"
08/18/2016
"Dr. Barile is kind & gentle. #9. Dr. Barile the best!"
07/29/2016
"I was completely at ease with Dr. Barile."
07/13/2016
"Excellent experience."
07/08/2016
"Very good."
05/30/2016
"always very good"
05/19/2016
"Dr. Barile is not only excellent in his field, but he is always polite & a pleasure to see."
05/15/2016
"I have recommended Dr. Barile to other people"
04/22/2016
"Dr. Barile is a caring, knowledgeable professional. He is fantastic."
03/10/2016
"Dr. Barile is my hero! Two other doctors, claiming to be specialists, performed two operations in two weeks top reconnect the retina in my left eye. Each operation lasted one day results. Dr. Barile accomplished the results in one surgery, and has continued to provide excellent care for me. Just in case it matters, I am 86 years old."
02/24/2016
"Superb."
01/12/2016
"The appointment was a very good experience."
01/04/2016
"Excellent."
10/28/2015
"Confidence in Dr. Bavile could not be higher."
10/19/2015
"Dr. Barile is an excellent doctor in his field."
10/06/2015
"Dr. Barile is very caring."
08/17/2015
"Always had excellent experience with doctor -"
05/21/2015
"Doctor Barile is a caring, knowledgeable professional. He is in one word "fantastic.""
04/23/2015
"I love Dr. Barile. I have recommended him to others with retina issues."
01/17/2015
"Excellent, caring doctor."
12/17/2014
"Wonderful doctor and office staff - Top notch."
08/29/2014
"Very knowledgeable and friendly."
07/21/2014
"Always good experience."
06/16/2014
"A great experience w/a fantastic outcome! Yayy!"
05/01/2014
"Definitely will return. #9. Excellent."
04/02/2014
"My provider Dr. Barile has done an excellent job in dealing with me & my condition."
01/27/2014
"Very good."