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Dr. Daniel Klapper, MD

Ophthalmologist

New York, NY

Overall rating
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Recent reviews
Good vision is important to all of us but I'm sort of a perfectionist about it. Dr. Klapper is excellent: verythorough, very professional, very caring. I'm happy to recommend him.
Good vision is important to all of us but I'm sort of a perfectionist about it. Dr. Klapper is excellent: very thorough, very professional, very caring. I'm happy to recommend him.
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Dr Klapper is genuine, caring and a real expert, he has guided my family through general eye health, transitioning kids tocontact lenses and attending to a serious infection. He’s great and highly recommended.
Dr Klapper is genuine, caring and a real expert, he has guided my family through general eye health, transitioning kids to contact lenses and attending to a serious infection. He’sgreat and highly recommended.
Fran R. · May 10, 2019

About Dr. Daniel Klapper

Daniel A. Klapper, M.D. has been in the practice of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery on the Upper West Side since 1988. He has been an attending Ophthalmologist and a supervising attending Physician of the Glaucoma Clinic at Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital. He is an attending physician at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center- Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Holy Name Hospital. He joined his father Raphael M. Klapper, M.D. who began the practice in 1960. Throughout this time this practice is known for its availability for its patients as well as its high level diagnostic and therapeutic modalities. Dr. Klapper has available in office state of the art diagnostic and therapeutic instruments including: a number of automated visual field testing machines (perimeters) Optic Nerve topography scanners, Pachymetry, digital photography Argon and Yag Ophthalmic lasers. In addition, Dr. Klapper completed a fellowship in laser refractive surgery in 1996.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Ophthalmologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Montefiore Medical Center - North Division Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and training

  • Medical School - Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Doctor of Medicine
  • The Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Residency in Ophthalmology
  • The Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Internship in Internal Medicine

Professional memberships

  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Medical Society of the State of New York

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Yiddish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1538106703

Dr. Daniel Klapper's office locations

Daniel A. Klapper M.D.

7 West 81st Street, Suite 1 A

New York, NY 10024

Daniel A. Klapper M.D.

185 Cedar Lane, U3

Teaneck, NJ 07666

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Professional, knowledgeable, a pleasure being treated by Dr. Klapper.
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Excellent. He put me at ease. Very professional. I trust his extensive knowledge.
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Very knowledgeable. Takes time to talk to you. Relaxes you. Never rushes. A real old fashioned md.
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First time seeing Dr. Klapper and he was fantastic. My ten year old and I had appointments and he was great with both of us.
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Dr. Klapper is an excellent doctor and diagnostician.
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I've had terrible experiences with an opthalomologist in the past but Dr. Klapper was awesome. No wait time. Very nice and respectful staff. Does not treat you like a number. Will defiently return and reccomend to my friends and family.
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Knowledgeable doctor, friendly, but I spent maybe 10 minutes being examined - I would have expected an ophthalmologist to be more thorough than my optometrist.
Less than 3 months ago
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The best! Outstanding care from a truly compassionate and caring professional
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Excellent doctor, well run office.
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Dr. Klapper is a real doctor. Not only is he a consummate professional, but he is a wonderful human being as well.
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Excellent
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Great visit. Really nice and professional
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Excellent
Less than 3 months ago
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Dr Klaipeda is Very thoughtful and explains his recommendations very clearly
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Excellent!
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Dr Klapper is not only an exceptional clinician, he is also a very kind man with an impeccable bedside manner. After meeting him for just a minute, I felt like a welcome guest in his home. He performed my routine eyeexam in a caring and professional manner which immediately put me at ease. I have already recommended him highly to several colleagues.
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He is friendly, funny, knowledgeable and doesn't push unnecessary medication or treatments, which I very much appreciate. His staff is friendly and relaxed which makes me feel comfortable going there.
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Dr. Klapper is a consummate outstanding professional, caring,compassionate, determined to solve problem with my eyes. Am so appreciative of his ongoing care and concern. HIghly recommend him! Sara R-P
Less than 6 months ago
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His professionalism and warm manner more than compensated for the wait time. I recommend him without any reservations !
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It was great.
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Dr. Klapper was an amazing doctor with a great disposition. This was my first visit and I will now use Dr. Klapper as my ophthalmologist in the future based on my current visit.
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Very professional, personable, kind doctor. He put me at ease and diagnosed me properly and treated my condition.
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Dr. Klapper has friendly and human qualities and you feel confident that you are in good hands medically/professionally.
Less than 6 months ago
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Very professional and took the time to answer all of my questions. A positive first appointment.
Less than 6 months ago
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A very thorough and kind MD. If I ever have any other eye problems, I will be back here!
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Dr. Klapper is a very wise, thorough, warm doctor. I highly recommend him.
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My visit with Dr. Klapper was great! Dr. Klapper explained to me everything I needed to know, was very clear about it, and I was able to fully understand what was explained to me. I would highly recommend Dr. Klapper toanyone looking for an Eye Doctor in the NYC area or Teaneck, NJ area.
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He was very thorough with his examination and took his time to answer all my questions. I did not feel rushed. Excellent bedside manner and professionalism. I would recommend Dr. Klapper. I was very satisfied!
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I would highly recommend Dr Klapper! He is very friendly and he always takes his time explaining things. His staff is also very friendly.
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Everything was excellent! Thank you doctor
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I would highly recommend Dr. Klapper. He is always very personable and makes me feel at ease. He explains what he’s doing and is very thorough. He makes going to the doctor not such a bad thing.
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Excellent and very thorough.
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Dr. Klapper is always the consummate doctor and gentleman. Always!
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr Klapper is an extraordinarily kind and gentle human being in addition to being an excellent physician.
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Excellent and smooth visit from start to finish. Not too long of a wait. Pleasant front desk staff. Dr. Klapper took his time with me going through my history and options very thoroughly. Looking forward to my follow up visit, if necessary.
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Intelligent, personable doctor who made me feel well taken care of. Thank you!
Less than 6 months ago
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Excellent doctor. Easy going. Compassionate.
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Pleasant, reassuring, thorough are good words for Dr. Klapper. Office staff are great too!
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Simply the best --both as a physician and as a person
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Best of breed. I recommend him to everyone.
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As usual my appt with Dr Klapper ran perfectly.
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Dr. Klapper is a fantastic doctor - extremely knowledgeable, kind, timely, and with a wonderful bedside manner. I have been his patient for 15+ years and it is for all of the reasons that I have remained with him. He takesa holistic approach to discussing eye health, inquiring about history and current issues noted. I love having him as one of my people and resources.
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Very thorough prep for my LASIK surgery.
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I was gladly surprised that I was seen so promptly. He has unique bed manners. He took the time to not only do a full evaluation that was expected but to draw a diagram to explain my chief complaint. Absolutely loved it! Definitely keeping him as my ophthalmologist!
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Very satisfied. He is personable and kind.
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I didn't wait long AT ALL. Both the office and the doctor are incredibly helpful and professional.
Less than 1 year ago
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One of the best doctors I have ever seen
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Very knowledgeable professional with excellent manner and deep experience. Highest recommendation.
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