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Queens Hospital Center
Department of Ophthalmology



Address:82-68 164th Street, Room P452 of the Pavilion Building Jamaica NY 11432
Telephone(s):(718) 883-3060
World Wide Web: http://www.nyc.gov/html/hhc/qhc/html/services/opthalmology.shtml


Description:

Provides full-service eye care for all ages beginning at birth.  See website for details.

Emergency eye care is available at all times through our Emergency Department. Resident and attending ophthalmologists are available for emergency eye care 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.



Location information:

Room P452 of the Pavilion Building


Hours:

Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Admission Requirements/Documents:

When you arrive for an appointment, if this is your first visit to the Eye Clinic, please bring two forms of identification including your insurance card, list of medications and prior surgical procedures or medical events; someone to accompany you if you drive; and a snack if you are diabetic. Please try to arrive 15 minutes before your appointment and anticipate that the entire visit may take two-and-one-half hours. Almost all patients are required to have their pupils dilated (this takes 30 to 40 minutes) and special tests may be necessary to diagnose your eye condition, which may take longer.




Services Offered:Health Care