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Shirah Schwartz-Jacobs, MD

Affiliated Provider
Affiliated providers provide medical care at an NYU Langone location or a private practice, and are not employed by NYU Langone Health.
  • Specialties: Pediatric Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-981-9800
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Conditions and Treatments

Conditions
  • exotropia
  • hypertropia
  • esotropia
  • crossed eye
  • third nerve palsy
  • fourth nerve palsy
  • sixth nerve palsy
  • amblyopia
  • duane syndrome
  • Brown syndrome
Treatments
  • strabismus surgery
  • nystagmus surgery
  • lacrimal duct surgery
Conditions
  • exotropia
  • hypertropia
  • esotropia
  • crossed eye
  • third nerve palsy
  • fourth nerve palsy
  • sixth nerve palsy
  • amblyopia
  • duane syndrome
  • Brown syndrome
Treatments
  • strabismus surgery
  • nystagmus surgery
  • lacrimal duct surgery

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology, 2007
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus, 2007
  • Residency, NA, Ophthalmology, 2006
  • MD from Albert Einstein College of Med, 2002

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This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna HMO
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Empire BC/BS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Child Health
  • Medicare
  • NYS Health Insurance Plan - The Empire Plan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • WORKERS COMP
View All Accepted Plans This list of insurances changes regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

Locations and Appointments

Pediatric Ophthalmic Consultants

40 West 72nd Street
New York, NY 10023

Pediatric Ophthalmic Consultants

1552 49th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11219

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