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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. Speiser has been practicing ophthalmology on Long Island for 14 years. He graduated medical school from SUNY Downstate, and performed his residency at Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens, an affiliate of Albert Einstein Medical School. He is board certified and the director of ophthalmology at Franklin Hospital.
Dr. Speiser has a distinguished reputation for being an excellent diagnostician, providing a thorough exam through the use of multiple state of the art technologies.
He is also well known for respecting each patient’s time, by ensuring as short a wait time as possible. He does this by not overbooking, resulting in a complete and on time exam.
He provides routine exams for children and adults, treats all eye diseases medically and surgically, performs no-stitch cataract surgery and laser surgery, manages diabetic eye complications and treats glaucoma.
Verified Patient Reviews
Was seen right away.
I used Dr. Speiser a few years ago and was very pleased. I have the beginning of a cataract and Drs. Speiser and Stern were great in working up a diagnosis and suggesting treatment. Office staff were efficient and polite. Top notch!
My experience was most enjoyable. The staff and doctors were both efficient and professional. I would highly recommend Dr. Speiser to anyone.
Walked in the door they were friendly and even though they didn't accommodate me they searched and found someone for me to go to the accommodated me and I went in and got my results really quickly
It was productive and my son was pleased with Dr Speiser
Dr Speiser and Dr Stern are both wonderful, calming personalities who put you at ease immediately. Highly recommend them. Office is clean and bright. Front desk girls are very pleasant.
It was okay!
Dr. Speiser is excellent!
Very pleased with my visit. Have already recommended Dr.Speiser to a family member.
Wonderful and good visit. Very professional and knowledgeable
Very accommodating and I'm happy with my result!
Courteous. Professional. Caring. A greati listener. Helpful. And his staff runs a tidy office which, I believe allows him to handle his patients effectively. Only high praise for Dr. Speiser and his staff.
The doctor was very professional. He answered all my questions in a clear concise manner. He was kind and professional.
Pleasant office, relaxed visit. Attentive.
I visited the office today and the Dr And staff were very kind and welcoming..
My visit with doctor Speiser was great. The staff was friendly. My registration was very quick and I was seen with in less than 10 minutes. Dr. Spieser's partner was friendly and was on point with my eye examination for my contact lenses. I saw Dr. Speiser last for a diabetic eye exam. He explained the procedure well thank goodness everything went well. In the end we discussed follow up visits and he gave me very reasonable prices for my contact lenses. Overall it was a good experience I will definitely recommend his practice to family and friends.
As always, the visit was excellent. Dr. Speiser is not only a wonderful surgeon, but is a very compassionate person with a very strong work ethic.
Knowledgable. Office staff friendly, fast, and efficient. Great experience.
Dr. Speiser was very professional and gave us very valuable information He explained everything to my mom so she could feel comfortable with her condition
Very professional and personable. Wonderful staff.
He's my go-to doctor for any and all of my eye care needs. Highly recommended!
Great doctor! Courteous, respectful, knowledgeable and very thorough.
I met with both Dr. Speiser and Dr. Stern. They were patient while answering my questions and I was extemely satisfied with my visit.
Excellent doctor and thorough exam!! The office staff is also extremely pleasant
Extremely thorough and intelligent physician who is also very friendly. My wife and I have been seeing him for years and highly recommend his services.
As usual, I was seen immediately, even though I arrived 10 minutes early for my appointment. Dr. Speiser is calm and confident and explains any questions the patient might have.
It was a very positive experience. Knowledgeable staff, professional, and friendly. And Dr Speiser is an excellent physician.
DR WAS VERY NICE VERY HELPFUL EXPLAINED ALL I WAS VERY HAPPY WOULD HIGHLY RECCOMEND DR SPEISER
I JUST LOVE GOING TO HIS PRACTICE!
I feel bad leaving a lukewarm review but I had a strange experience here. Dr. Speiser was extremely nice and caring but I got a strange feeling from the rest of his staff. The staff was nice but the people behind the desk didn't appear to be overly professional. Also, the woman who did my initial eye evaluation started my exam without asking me any questions. Shortly after the start of the exam I mentioned some of my eye problems (the details of those issues were on my pre-arrival forms.) She got very angry with me and said to me "Well it would have been nice if you had told me that in the first place." In the end I was given a prescription that had numbers scribbled out and rewritten. After filling out the prescription I was left with eyeglasses that gave me a headache, this is the first time I have ever had an incorrect set of eyeglasses. I have now had this pair of glasses for 9 months and I have been afraid to go back to them to get my glasses corrected. I just can't go back here but I really did like Dr. Speiser.
Dr. Speiser is Wonderful... he actually is my sons optical care provider.... I had an emergency, went onto zocdoc to start up... along the way Dr.Speiser called me ... I was able to make an appointment the very next day...he was able to answer all my questions and ease my worries.... I would gladly have Dr. Speiser care for the rest of my family.
Excellent and knowledgeable in his field. Personable and organized. They should all be like him.
Thorough and professional, as usual. Dr. Speiser always explains what he is looking for and what the tests show.
Great visit. Doctor was both thorough and quick while being patient with the patient. A wonderful ophthalmologist!
As always, Dr. Speiser is knowledgeable, professional and ready to answer any questions.
I was taken right away and given excellent medical care. I was not rushed in any way and all my questions were answered. I highly recommend dr Speiser!!
Dr Speiser is an excellent doctor. I would highly recommend him. With that said, his "front desk" staff are not friendly people. They do not greet people properly. They need to work on being friendly. I don't think they realize that they reflect who Dr. Speiser is!
Very professional & caring
He is a excellent Doctor!!
He was very professional and gave me an excellent examination.
Extremely thorough exam. Exceptional doctor. Have recommended this doctor to others
Super!!!! Great doctor ,staff excellent.i have never been to a doctor where I did not had to fill out pages and pages of paperwork . One simple form for this doctor visit was nice and easy. Besides all this he knows his line of work.
The office is very clean. The receptionists are extremely polite. I was seen quickly and was given a thorough exam. I would highly recommend Dr Speiser
Thorough and he is very pleasant.
Very thorough and extremely professional. Dr. Speiser has a great rapport with his patients.
He is very knowledgeable, fast, professional, and nice.
Great fast visit!! Got my first prescription for glasses and the team was great!
Dr Speiser and his team are top knotch!
Dr. Speiser and his staff are wonderful. I have been going to his office for over five years, and each time, he conducts a remarkably thorough but minimally invasive examination in a short time. I highly recommend his services.
Dr. Speiser and his staff are excellent.
Always prompt and professional and answers all questions I may have.
The whole office staff is very professional and knowledgable. I saw both Dr. Speiser as well as his assistant, also a physician. Both were thorough and informative.
No waiting - went right in. He listened to all my questions and concerns and was able to address them successfully.
Excellent treatment. He is a friend first and then a doctor. He make you feel like everything is going to be ok. I love that.
Newest high tech equiptment! Really nice and knowledgeable Dr and staff. Highly recommend!
Fast, professional and reassuring.
Quite satisfied with his services.
He is a highly competent physician who has an excellent bedside manner. Dr. Speiser has never kept me waiting. He respects his patients and their time.
open on a sunday- nice doctor, knowledgable. i thought he was great.
I was for a yearly checkup and everything went well. He is very curteous and professional.