Dr. Lawrence S Turtel MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Lawrence Turtel is an ophthalmologist in Ocean, New Jersey. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Jersey Shore University Medical Center and Monmouth Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Jersey Shore University Medical Center and one of 14 at Monmouth Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1987 - 1990

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986 - 1987

Manhattan E E T Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1990 - 1991

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The natural history of nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage-related intraocular hemorrhages.
Stiebel-Kalish, H., Turtel, L.S., Kupersmith, M.J.

Non-African Burkitt lymphoma presenting with oral thrush and an orbital mass in a child.
Edelstein, C., Shields, J. A., Shields, C. L., De Potter, P., Eagle, R. C., Turtel, L., Hagstrom, N.

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
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • MagnaCare 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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