Dr. Joseph A Crapotta MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Joseph Crapotta is an ophthalmologist in Howard Beach, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Jamaica Hospital Medical Center and Winthrop-University Hospital. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Crapotta accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 26 doctors at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center and one of 39 at Winthrop-University Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Cornea & External Disease

Education & Medical Training

Winthrop-University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1986

Catholic Medical Centers of Brooklyn and Queens
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1986–1989

New York Medical College
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Retinal calcifications in cytomegalovirus retinitis.
Faber, D. W., Crapotta, J. A., Wiley, C. A., Freeman, W. R.

Visual outcome in acute retinal necrosis.
Crapotta, J. A., Freeman, W. R., Feldman, R. M., Lowder, C. Y., Ambler, J. S., Parker, C. E., Meisler, D. M.

Visual outcome in acute retinal necrosis.
Crapotta, J. A., Freeman, W. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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