Eye Surgery


Dr. Fishman, Dr. Nobe and Dr. Dastgir specialize in Cataract surgery to help you see better. They perform the latest small incision, No-Stich procedures that normally provides a rapid recovery and return to regular activities and work  in a matter of days. They are experienced in specialized implants that correct Astigmatism (Toric) as well as Multifocal Lens Implants (to reduce dependence on distance and reading glasses) as options to help you see your best after Cataract surgery. These surgeries are performed at either the Mackool Eye Institute in Astoria or Flushing…

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Acute Eye Problems


We diagnose and treat all manner of eye problems, including decreased vision, red eye, dry eye, itchy eye, eye pain, floaters, eyelid swelling, floaters, flashing lights, contact lens problems, eye trauma, and many other problems. A medical eye examination is the only way to tell whether a new eye problem is serious or not. In most cases, we can get you on the right treatment to resolve your problem quickly and prevent you from losing your eyesight. We can diagnose most eye problems in our…

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Children’s Eye Care


We provide comprehensive medical eye examinations for all ages. Some eye problems during childhood can cause permanent damage to vision that cannot be fixed later. If you, your pediatrician, or your child’s teacher notice anything unusual about your child’s eyes or vision, it is important to have a comprehensive medical examination. Some children require glasses or other treatment from a very young age to prevent amblyopia (lazy eye). Most children do not notice that there is a problem, so regular screening is very important to detect problems…

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If you’re having difficulty focusing on far or near objects, you may need glasses. We do not charge an additional fee for refraction (measuring your glasses prescription). We are happy to provide this service to you regardless of whether your insurance specifically covers this or not. We do not sell glasses, so you know that we will prescribe glasses only if we think you need them. Please note that contact lens prescriptions are different from glasses prescriptions because they require fitting (trying on contact lenses). We…

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