Dr. Sam L Unterricht MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Sam Unterricht is an ophthalmologist in Brooklyn, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center and New York Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Unterricht accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center and one of 23 at New York Methodist Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Neuro-Ophthalmology, Retinal

Education & Medical Training

Loma Linda University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1977

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1977 - 1982

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 32 years in Ophthalmology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Listed in ‘Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists” 2012, Consumer Research Council of America

Insurances Accepted

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