Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Yale University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital

  • Internships

    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel -- Petrie Division

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

176-60 Union Turnpike, Suite 110Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
47-01 Queens Boulevard, Suite 101Sunnyside, NY 11104

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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| 198.0 patient ratings & 31 patient comments

Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Your confidence in this care provider

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Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

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Most recent comments

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

09/20/2018
"Dr. Hirshfield is an excellent ophthalmologist and I have been going to him for 20 years. He is skilled, knowledgeable, & has an excellent bedside manner. "
09/18/2018
"Dr. Gary is the best"
09/05/2018
"DR Garry Hirschfield one of my best DR he is my DR since almost 24years I will recomend this DR for eye care"
08/28/2018
"I have already recommended this care provider to family and friends"
08/27/2018
"thanks"
08/20/2018
"Dr. Hirshfield is the best"
08/06/2018
"Best doctor and I have full confidence with care provided."
06/25/2018
"DR. HIRSHFIELD IS THE MOST WONDERFUL OPHTHALMOLOGIST. HE REALLY CARES & SHOWS IT IN EVERYTHING THING HE DOES! HE IS THE BEST!!!!!!"
06/19/2018
"I will recommend to my friends & co-worker."
05/30/2018
"Several of my family members also use this practice at my suggestion and are pleased with the care and results of their visits."
05/25/2018
"Excellent service & care. "
05/21/2018
"He is an excellent doctor - and I have recommended to friends who continue to see him as well."
05/18/2018
"Dr Hirshfield is an exceptional care provider. I refer others to him often."
05/12/2018
"every thing is fair and good"
05/05/2018
"i have been seeing Dr Gary Hirshfield for over 20 yrs and have complete confidence in his ability"
04/24/2018
"very pleased"
03/26/2018
"oh I always recommend Dr Hirshfield, has been doing so since the year 2000."
03/10/2018
"I have been to many doctor's office is this clinics is far more better than any other clinics. Staffs are very accommodating and friendly, assists all patient's need, doctor is very detailed in his explanation of my concerns. The place is not that big but just enough to hold number of patients."
02/19/2018
"Everyone was excellent! I highly recommend DR Hirschfield and His staff"
11/04/2017
"Highly recommend. Very professional."
10/23/2017
"good enough"
10/13/2017
"One of the best there is."
09/25/2017
"I think Dr. Hirschfield is one of the most caring and gentle doctors I have ever been to."
08/21/2017
"He is excellent doctor !! I will recommend Him!"
08/20/2017
"I have been going to that this doctor for many years and I have recommended many people to him. He is always thorough and very pleasant"
07/13/2017
"good"
06/30/2017
"Routine eye exam."
05/22/2017
"Great experience"
04/24/2017
"I have already referred others including my husband"
04/18/2017
"Very good, friendly experience."
04/17/2017
"Good."