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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update III

Dear Patients, We hope you are all well. As a result of the coronavirus pandemic and need to prevent the spread of this highly contagious illness, we are reducing our office hours to appointment only, essential eye care visits and emergencies. We are also requiring social distancing in the waiting areas. For the time being,… Read More

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update II

Coronavirus (COVID-19) March 15, 2020 As we are all aware, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is dramatically affecting our daily lives. We wish to remain available to our patients, as long as we can do so in a healthy, safe environment and in accordance with state, local and federal guidance. We are adjusting our schedule in these… Read More

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

To ensure a safe environment for NY Vision Group patients, staff and everyone’s family members amid the outbreak of COVID-19, we have updated the patient policies for all our locations based on the NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) guidelines.  As this is an evolving situation, please check the news section of our website for any… Read More

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

At NY Vision Group, we are closely monitoring an outbreak of a viral infection caused by a newly discovered coronavirus known as COVID-19. The outbreak was first recognized in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. While scientists are still learning about this virus, and the number of cases worldwide has grown substantially, the fundamental advice about… Read More

May is Healthy Vision Month

Why is Healthy Vision Month Important? Did you know that over 37 million adults in America has diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration and cataracts? This can cause visual impairment or even lead to blindness, What most individuals don’t know is that, vision problems are preventable! How, you may ask? Sunglasses: Wearing sunglasses to protect… Read More

April is Sports Eye Safety Month

Why is Sports Eye Safety Month Important? Did you know that roughly 100,000 individuals are injured due to a sports related accident? Roughly 13,500 of these injuries leads to permanent vision loss. April is dedicated to enlightening athletes and individuals about the importance of protecting the eyes, as well as wearing protective eye wear when… Read More

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month

Why is Workplace Eye Wellness Month Important? Did you know that roughly 25,000 people visits the emergency room a year due to a work related eye injury? Nearly one million Americans lost their vision or sustained an injury to their eyes. March is dedicated to enlightening employers and workers about the importance of the eyes,… Read More

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

What is Age-related Macular Degeneration? Age-related macular degeneration is damage to the macula, a part of the retina, which results in central vision loss. Peripheral vision remains good, but the disease makes it harder to see smaller details, whether close or far. In some cases, this disease progress at a slower rate. However, in other… Read More

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month!

Glaucoma Chart

What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is increased pressure within the eyes, eventually leading to gradual blindness. No noticeable symptoms of glaucoma occur in its early stage yet it is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness within the United States. In its advanced form, symptoms include: Blurred or hazy vision Severe eye and head pain… Read More


Dr Koster

NY Vision Group is pleased to announce that for the seventh year in a row, Dr. Harry Koster has been named a New York Super Doctor. You can read more about his accomplishments in the May 13, 2018 special supplement to the New York Times. The selection process for Super Doctors is a rigorous multi-step… Read More

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