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Dr. Asher Weiner, MD

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Overview

Dr. Asher Weiner, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Albany, NY. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 37 years of experience. They graduated from Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University Of Jerusalem and is affiliated with Albany Memorial Hospital, Samaritan Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare - Amsterdam.

Dr. Weiner works at Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capital Region in Albany, NY with other offices in Troy, NY, Orchard Park, NY, Schenectady, NY, Clifton Park, NY, S Schodack, NY, Buffalo, NY and Amherst, NY. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Ophthalmic Consultants of the Capital Region, Albany Office
    3 Atrium Dr Ste 202, Albany, NY 12205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 438-5273
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    Troy Office
    2222 6th Ave Ste 101, Troy, NY 12180 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 274-3123
  3. 3
    Wny Eye Center
    301 Sterling Dr, Orchard Park, NY 14127 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 677-6500
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    Schenectady Office
    670 Franklin St Ste 101, Schenectady, NY 12305 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 370-0066
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    Clifton Park Office
    10 Maxwell Dr Ste 103, Clifton Park, NY 12065 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 383-8589
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    Schodack
    2500 Pond Vw Ste 101, S Schodack, NY 12033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (518) 477-2391
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    Arnold I Edelman
    1176 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14209 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 881-7900
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    Amherst Office
    3580 Sheridan Dr Ste 150, Amherst, NY 14226 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (716) 881-7900

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  • Albany Memorial Hospital
  • Samaritan Hospital
  • St. Mary’s Healthcare - Amsterdam

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    Feb 06, 2021
    Dr Weiner was my glaucoma specialist in Albany. He was wonderful, brilliant, caring. I was sorry when he moved to Buffalo. I will never find another ophthalmologist like him.
    Mary Prindle Zeccolo — Feb 06, 2021
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    About Dr. Asher Weiner, MD

    Specialties
    • Ophthalmology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hebrew and Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1780675124
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Wills Eye Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • St Lukes Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University Of Jerusalem
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • The Hebrew University / Hadassah Medical School
    Undergraduate School

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    Dr. Asher Weiner, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Weiner is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Weiner has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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    Dr. Weiner works at Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capital Region in Albany, NY with other offices in Troy, NY, Orchard Park, NY, Schenectady, NY, Clifton Park, NY, S Schodack, NY, Buffalo, NY and Amherst, NY. View the full addresses on Dr. Weiner’s profile.

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