Dr. Raphael Aharon MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Raphael Aharon is an ophthalmologist in Flushing, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Montefiore Medical Center and New York Hospital Queens. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Aharon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 37 doctors at Montefiore Medical Center and one of 4 at New York Hospital Queens who specialize in Ophthalmology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Hebrew.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Other Languages Spoken

  • Hebrew

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1982

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1982–1983

Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1981

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1983–1984

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 27 years in Ophthalmology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HealthLink 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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