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Dr. Brian Herschorn, MD

Ophthalmologist

Professional statement

Dr. Brian Herschorn is a board-certified ophthalmologist with fellowship-training in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. He received both his undergraduate and his medical degrees from McGill University in Montreal. Following postgraduate medical training at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre of the University of Toronto, Dr. Brian Herschorn completed his ophthalmology residency at the Scheie Eye Institute of the University of Pennsylvania. Fellowship training was completed at the Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital, here in New York City. Dr. Herschorn became a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 1983 and has practiced ophthalmology in New York City since that time. Dr. Herschorn has almost 30 years of extensive experience on the forefront of cataract surgery and almost 10 years of experience providing LASIK and refractive surgery to the community. His unique skills in the fields of oculoplastic, orbital, lacrimal, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery have been an asset to Ophthalmology Associates of Bay Ridge since 1985, when he began his affiliation. Dr. Brian Herschorn has published a number of scholarly articles in peer-reviewed journals such as the British Journal of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Herschorn has held teaching posts at the Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital and, then, at the Mount Sinai Medical Center where he is affiliated. He is also on staff at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary of the Beth Israel Medical Center and through the Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital at the Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Brian Herschorn specializes in oculoplastic, orbital, lacrimal, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Board certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and training

  • Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Fellowship in Ophthalmology
  • Medical School - McGill University Faculty of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania, Scheie Eye Institute, Residency in Ophthalmology
  • University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Residency in Internal Medicine

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1578552550

Office locations

Ophthalmology Associates of Bay Ridge

8721 4th Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11209

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Doctor H. is a very good doctor. He also performed my cataract surgery. He is attentive, knowledgeable and easy to talk to with a very nice attitude. I do reccomend him to anyone that needs to see an eye specialist.
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I was a new patient. The staff was very nice. The place was nice and clean. The doctor was very attentive and made an appointment for Mr to go see another specialist. He answered every questions. Very satisfied and I will go back.
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I went to get a second scanning on my eyes because the first results seamed to far out of range from my normal readings. This Dr didn't know what he was doing.
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