Dr. Richard F. Spaide MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Richard Spaide is an ophthalmologist in New York, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lenox Hill Hospital and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Spaide accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 96 doctors at Lenox Hill Hospital and one of 345 at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary who specialize in Ophthalmology. He also speaks multiple languages, including German, Italian, Spanish and Polish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Lenox Hill Hospital

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
Ranked #10 in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

St Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1982 - 1985

Manhattan E E T Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1989 - 1990

Chestnut Hill Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1981 - 1982

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Pseudodrusen Subtypes as Delineated by Multimodal Imaging of the Fundus.
Suzuki, M.,Sato, T.,Spaide, R. F.

Collaborative Retrospective Macula Society Study of Photodynamic Therapy for Chronic Central Serous Chorioretinopathy.
Lim, J. I.,Glassman, A. R.,Aiello, L. P.,Chakravarthy, U.,Flaxel, C. J.,Spaide, R. F.

Mechanism of retinal pigment epithelium tear formation following intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy revealed by spectral-domain optical coherence tomography.
Nagiel, A.,Freund, K. B.,Spaide, R. F.,Munch, I. C.,Larsen, M.,Sarraf, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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