Dr. Jacob Nachum, OD

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26 Broadway, 908, New York, NY, 10004

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Since 1994, Dr. Jacob Nachum has been giving the gift of vision to Manhattan , combining his love for New York City and her people with an unparalleled expertise in his field. A graduate of SUNY College of Optometry in 1983, Dr. Nachum works in concert with his caring staff of expert visual and medical assistants to reveal new worlds of sight to his clients – from simple eye exams to co-managing pre and post-op refractive laser patients with some of the best refractive surgeons in the New York area.

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I've been going to Dr. Nachum for at least 20 years and he has taken good care of my eyes and vision. He's always very thorough in his exam, forthcoming in answering my Qs, and skilled at refraction -- better than the opthmologist I used to see.

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I wish I would of been seen at my appointment time since I was on my lunch break, but nonetheless the appointment was quick and thorough so it worked out. Front staff is friendly, well the one who checked me in at least. The one that checked me out picked up a call in the midst of me checking out, thought that was rude.Dr. Nachum was friendly and polite.

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He is a great doctor. But the wait time was really bad. Two people had been booked for 3:30, which was my appointment time. The person before me was only seen at 3:40, so I didn't get seen before 4pm. On a working day,that's a pretty long wait. Otherwise the doctor was really great! He was very helpful and did a thorough job of checking my eyes. I definitely will be going back, but hopefully with a shorter wait time.

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very professional. good bedside manner. prompt check-in. and free samples of eye solutions!

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Great first time visit. Very thorough and explains everything.

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Dr. Nachum is great! He's very thorough, kind, and professional, but also very personable.

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I was able to get the prescription I needed w/o feeling pushed to buy glasses there or pay for other procedures/tests I didn't need. Dr. Nachum was great and helped me figure out some problems I've been having with my contact lenses. I definitely recommend him!

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I have been going to Dr. Nachum for many years. He is a consummate professional. He is thorough, takes time to explain what each test is for, and shares the results immediately. I highly recommend him.

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Great doctor, easy to talk to, fixed my prescription!

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He came highly recommended by a friend, he was a pleasure to deal with, and he was very professional and capable.

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I've been seeing this doctor for nearly 15 years and can't recommend him highly enough.

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Dr. Nachum was very thorough. Aside from giving me my prescription, he went through a few other things that I could do to so that my eyes don't get too tired from staring at my computer monitor all day.

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Had a longer than expected wait and then felt rushed through the appointment. The office staff did not seem very professional and all my follow up phone calls to order contact lenses were frustrating. They kept putting me on hold and not taking the time to listen and respond to my questions. I would highly recommend looking for a different office based on my experience.

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Great eye doctor. Fixed a prescription after I got a very bad exam at another doctor in Brooklyn. Very nice but no nonsense -- I've been very happy with Dr. Nachum.

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I had a very positive experience with Dr. Nachum and his team. He made sure to explain everything, and his staff were very patient as I tried to pick out new frames.

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Best there is.

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Dr. Nachum and his staff were extremely professional. I am so glad that I decided to change Doctors.

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Dr. Nachum and staff are courteous, professional and always a pleasure to see.

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Very professional and clean office. I filled my paperwork out online and only waited approx 5 min before the doctor saw me. He was very knowldegeable and business like.

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Knowlegable, thorough eye doctor who takes his job very seriously. Gave me a thorough eye exam, and walked me through how my eyes have changed over the years. I might not see him if i was just looking for a quick visit and new contacts but for a true eye exam hes worth a visit.

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Easy to get an appointment. Never a wait!

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The visit with the Dr was excellent; he is very efficient; equipment looked modern and up to date. He also provided thorough explanations during the examination

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Everyone from the receptionist to the optician to Dr. Nachum was thorough, professional, and efficient.

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I really enjoyed the experience. He seemed very knowledgeable and compassionate.

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Dr. Nachum is very patient and diligent in conducting the eye exam. He explains things in details and in layman terms that I would understand as a patient. He is a doctor I would trust and highly recommend.

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Office seem under-staffed and frazzled.

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Dr. Nachum is great. He takes the time to answer all of your questions and shows genuine concern for any issues.

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Dr. Nachum was very thorough in his examination of my eyes. He was very clear about the results of my exam and tests. I felt confident in his advice and recommendations.

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It was very good. Dr. Nachum is very thorough and gets right to the point. He is also very cost conscious. He doesn't try to over charge you by convincing you to buy things you don't need

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Dr. Nachum was very thorough and had a pleasant manner, as did his staff. He put new lenses in my glasses. When I got them back, they were in a new case and were tightened PERFECTLY. I didn't ask for a new case or to have them tightened. Service was above and beyond.

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He is thorough. Great doctor.

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Kudos to Dr. Nachum and his staff. I was welcomed with a warm smile and was seen right away. The exam was a smooth process and he answered all my concerns. He is always professional and thorough with everything he does.

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Terrible--both the doctor and his assistant repeatedly shoved my head into the eye piece of the (very out of date) retinal scan equipment as they could not line my head up properly. I told them multiple times it made me uncomfortable and to stop. I now have serious pain in my neck and have to see another doctor tomorrow to deal with it. All of the equipment was seriously out of date. Never going back.

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Great, highly skilled professional

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Very thorough. Checked everything and gave suggestions for contact perscriptions that helped with aging vision.

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We've been seeing Dr Nachum for a few years now. Always professional and thorough. We keep coming back, that says it all :)

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Very disorganized admin office. I had a confirmed appointment through ZocDoc but assistant had no record of my booking. I had to wait an extra 45 minutes. Past two appointments were also cancelled by the office even though I had received Zocdoc confirmation. Dr Nachum was efficient and kind though.

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Great optometrist and very friendly staff, but wait time was very long at 35 minutes.

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The office has a pathetic selection of glasses. It is awful.

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Dr. Nachum was very thorough and helpful. His staff was friendly and I will definitely be returning.

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