Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division of Ophthalmology - Neuro-Ophthalmology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Chief of Division of Ophthalmology - Neuro-Ophthalmology, North Shore University Hospital

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons

    • Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons

  • Residencies

    • Barnes Jewish Hospital

  • Internships

    • Overlook Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

600 Northern Boulevard, Suite 214Great Neck, NY 11021

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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.

08/17/2019
"Doctor Pomeranz was professional, friendly and funny.I had a new diagnosis which he noticed in my history that he addressed immediately."
08/14/2019
"For such a large practice, the amount of personal care I receive is terrific."
05/13/2019
"Very professional & very nice doctor."
05/13/2019
"When I 1st started seeing doctor pomeranz which was 3 years ago he Was very quiet never gave me eye contact when he was speaking to me appeared more of an introvert but now he is so wonderful so pleasant he was laughing with me very enduringhas improved dramatically"
05/09/2019
"dr pomeranz spent time discussing details with me throughout the process."
04/16/2019
"Extremely knowledgeable. Decent "bedside manners." #6. No follow up. "
04/12/2019
"very experience provider"
03/25/2019
"very good"
02/19/2019
"I would recommend dr. to others!"
02/18/2019
"Dr. Pomeranz spoke to me very loudly with the door open and seemed quite annoyed when I questioned him about the script that he wrote for me. I was embarrassed and wanted to walk out. He's great in his field however he needs to work on empathy. "
02/18/2019
"I'm not sure why Dr. Pomeranz has negative reviews--he was extremely friendly to me during my appointment and explained everything thoroughly!"
10/30/2018
"competent Doctor, slightly Kurt"
10/23/2018
"Dr. Pomeranz was told that I am hearing impaired and he made every effort to assure that I understood what he was saying. I greatly appreciated that."
10/12/2018
"The doctor was rude and arrogant!"
07/02/2018
"Dr. Pomeranz calmed my fears about my condition. I will certainly be back to see him."
05/04/2018
"This doctor is terrific!!!!"
03/27/2018
"I thought he was very helpful and caring."
03/02/2018
"So brief with me giving hardly any eye contact or concern."
02/19/2018
"I came with a problem, went through many tests which thankfully came back all positive, but left with no answers or what to do from there. Had to ask a lot of questions."
02/12/2018
"it all depends on my experience on my next visit. i am a new patient and so far my expedition has been fair."
01/22/2018
"What can I say? He's just not that nice. I do trust his judgement and his competency, though it always makes me uncomfortable going to see him. But I understand that's just his personality."
12/28/2017
"great"
11/24/2017
"Dr. Pomeranz is great. Always professional & friendly. I did recommend him to others."
09/12/2017
"Very robotic. Barely says hello. Completes exam quickly and moves on. Does not comment much on exam. You have to ask question to get a response."
07/25/2017
"Good."
06/17/2017
"The facility is excellent!"
06/06/2017
"very good practice"
06/04/2017
"do not remember discussing follow-up care"
05/30/2017
"Dr Pommerantz was referred to me after an ER visit & by my Opthalmoligist. He was outstanding."
05/18/2017
"My provider listens, gives me advice and I understand my condition."
03/15/2017
"This doctor is not very personable. Does what he has to do and moves onto next patient. I usually have to ask if everything in my eye exam looks good."
02/02/2017
"He's very smart with my issues!"
01/30/2017
"Dr. Pomeranz is one of the best doctors I have every seen."
10/28/2016
"It was a great experience."
10/02/2016
"Doctor was very thorough, easy to talk to and game a complete explanation of my health problem."
08/23/2016
"I would definitely recommend Dr. Pomeranz. Dr. Pomeranz gave me his email to keep in touch."
08/13/2016
"I felt that he was a very knowledgeable person. I have a problem that is difficult to diagnose. He gave me suggestions of what could be the problem and assured me that if it doesn't get worse it will be okay."
05/19/2016
"Dr. Pomeranz is a caring MD. Very gentle in Botox injection to the eye area - understanding and kind to his patients. An excellent neuro - ophthalmology."
05/19/2016
"Dr. Pomeranz & his nursing assistant were very thorough & knowledgeable."
04/07/2016
"VERY professional attitude with a coolness."
02/17/2016
"Provider was correct in behavior and communication but didn't have a lot to stay & didn't seem all that interested."
10/14/2015
"With the large amount of patients he has - time spent is great."
08/06/2015
"Good - I was able to ask my questions and receive answers I understood."
02/13/2015
"Good experience."
09/11/2014
"Dr. Pomeranz is an exceptional physician. He diagnosed my health issue which was extremely dangerous. He has followed up with additional physicians with various concerns."
05/30/2014
"He's accurate and very smart."
04/30/2014
"Dr. Pomeranz was exceptional. He listened, seemed genuinely concerned, put me at ease, and assessed the situation superbly."
02/05/2014
"All OK."

In the news

In the news

In the news
Newsday profiles Leah Banks, a Cold Spring Harbor researcher who regained her vision thanks to Howard Pomeranz, MD.
Drs. Howard Pomeranz and Mark Fromer are quoted in this HealthDay report.

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