Dr. Gerard D'Aversa MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Gerard D'Aversa is an ophthalmologist in Valley Stream, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Nassau University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 75 doctors at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and one of 25 at Nassau University Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Florida
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1993 - 1994

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1990 - 1993

Winthrop-University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1990

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Advancing wave-like epitheliopathy. Clinical features and treatment.
D'Aversa, G., Luchs, J. L., Fox, M. J., Rosenbaum, P. S., Udell, I. J.

Treatment of experimental methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis endophthalmitis with intravitreal vancomycin and intravitreal dexamethasone.
Smith, M. A., Sorenson, J. A., D'Aversa, G., Mandelbaum, S., Udell, I., Harrison, W.

Extralimbal Trantas' dots: a clinicopathologic report.
D'Aversa, G., Udell, I. J., Rosenbaum, P. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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