Meet some of our ophthalmologists
Lawrence Zweibel, MD, FACS, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who is one of the most experienced eye surgeons in the New York metropolitan area. As one of Long Island’s top cataract surgery and LASIK surgeons, Dr. Zweibel has been voted to Castle Connolly’s top doctors list.
Paul Choinski, MD, FACS, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in restoring vision through modern cataract surgery. As an expert surgeon on the East End of Long Island, Dr. Choinski is a specialist who is available for consultation in the Southampton and Riverhead offices.
Jeffrey Martin, MD, FACS, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who is one of the country’s foremost experts in laser vision correction, premium cataract surgery, and LASIK. As the Managing Partner of North Shore Eye Care, Dr. Martin is a highly sought after expert surgeon who has been recognized as one of Castle Connolly’s top doctors.
David Immanuel, MD, PhD, is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in cornea and external diseases. He has dedicated his career to premium laser cataract surgery and laser vision correction with LASIK and PRK. With his Hempstead location in Nassau County, his office is conveniently located for many of our Long Island patients.
Lawrence Buono, MD, is a board certified neuro-ophthalmologist who specializes in caring for patients who have diseases of the nerves connecting the eyes to the brain. He is also a top cataract surgeon serving the East End of Long Island. Dr. Buono is available for consultation in the Southold, Riverhead, and Southampton locations.
John Mauro, DO, FACS, is a board certified ophthalmologist, he is an expert laser cataract surgeon who also has advanced knowledge of laser vision correction with LASIK and PRK. Dr. Mauro sees patients in our Smithtown, Long Island office in Suffolk County and has been voted to Castle Connolly’s top doctors list.
William Kasper, MD, FACS, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who practices in Garden City and is one of the most experienced physicians on Long Island. Fluent in several languages, Dr. Kasper is available for consultation in our Nassau County office. Named to Castle Connolly’s top doctors list, he has also served as the chairman of ophthalmology at Winthrop Hospital.
Stephen Greenberg, MD, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who practices in Deer Park and Holbrook. As one of the most knowledgeable surgeons in Suffolk County, Dr. Greenberg operates out of Melville Surgery Center. His invaluable expertise in cataract surgery and vision restoration is an asset to our Long Island patients.
Grace O’Malley, MD, FACS, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who practices in Southampton and Riverhead. She has been honored as a member of Castle Connolly’s top doctors list in the New York Metro area. Dr. O’Malley has also served many administrative positions, including president of the Suffolk County Ophthalmological Society.
Andrew Bainnson, MD, is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma. He provides easy access to our glaucoma patients by traveling to our Smithtown, Riverhead, and Deer Park locations. Dr. Bainnson also sees patients as a comprehensive eye doctor and provides laser correction for eye pressure conditions.
Christine Speer Buono, MD, is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist practicing in the Eastern locations of North Shore Eye Care. A native of Arkansas, Dr. Speer Buono was honored by Bill and Hillary Clinton as one of the state’s most accomplished students. She is available for consultation for many eye conditions.
Faye Knoll, MD, is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in cornea and external diseases of the eye. She is an expert laser cataract surgeon and has special experience with corneal transplantation, DSAEK, and LASIK. Dr. Knoll practices out of the Smithtown, Deer Park, and Holbrook locations.
Samuel Baharestani, MD, is a board certified ophthalmic plastic surgeon specializing in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids, lacrimal system, and orbit, along with cosmetic surgery of the eyelids and brows. He also performs cosmetic rejuvenation procedures with Botox, Juvederm, and other fillers. Dr. Baharestani is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and a candidate member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is available for consultation in the Smithtown, Riverhead, and Garden City locations.
Michelle Liebert, MD, is a board certified pediatric ophthalmologist specializing in comprehensive ophthalmology for children and adult strabismus surgery. She sees patients for crossed eyes, double vision, and all other conditions affecting the eyes of children. Dr. Liebert is available to see patients in the Smithtown and Riverhead offices.
And our newest doctors include corneal specialists Dr Sforza, Dr Kligman, Dr Savetsky as well as our newer offices in Huntington, Garden City, Rockville Centre and Little Neck including Dr Vanvulkenberg, Dr Gold, Dr Richter and Dr Shoshan.