Dr. Naomi Hayashi MD & Dr. Kichiemon Asoma MD
In-office eye exams: Mon-Fri (10am to 4:30pm)
Telemedicine (phone/video): insurance* often waives copays during pandemic
Safety is our top priority: Doctors and staff have been vaccinated for COVID-19. Your safety and health is our top priority. HEPA air filters, N95 masks, breath shields, UV sanitizers, hand sanitizer, CDC guidelines. Spacious office with high ceilings and many hand washing sinks. Limited staff and patients on site for distancing.
Surgery update: All patients must test COVID negative within 3 days before surgery.
*We will not know until the insurance processes.
Experienced Eye Care : Ophthalmologist Eye Doctors in NYC
Naomi Hayashi, MD and Kichiemon Asoma, MD offer gentle eye exams as caring, attentive physicians with up-to-date advanced imaging technology, with specialized treatments for Cataracts, Glaucoma, High blood pressure & Hypertension, Diabetes eye health, Dry eyes, Red eyes, Itchy eyes, Burning sensation in eyes, Blepharitis, Contact lenses, Glasses, LASIK, Presbyopic intraocular lenses (Panoptix, Synfony, Restor), Eyelid or eye growths and styes, Astigmatism and keratoconus screening, Floaters, Macular degeneration, Macular pucker, Retinal tears, Rheumatoid arthritis and Plaquenil use, Light sensitivity, Colorlite spectacle lenses for color deficiency, Pressure around the eyes, Migraines, Driver license exams. 日本語
Most major insurance plans accepted! Call 212-500-1148 today.
In-network Insurance Plans include
United Nations Employee BCBS plan
UHC Empire Plan
EmblemHealth HIP (Dr. Asoma only)
Nippon Life Benefits (Aetna Signature network)
Healthfirst Medicare plans and commercials
Bright Health Medicare Advantage
Overseas insurances including AIG (former AIU), Emergency Assistance Japan (EAJ), Mitsui Sumitomo, TM Claims Services and Prestige International
Frequently asked questions:
Can I order my contact lenses through Apple Ophthalmology? If you had an eye exam at Apple Ophthalmology within the past year, then you can order your contact lenses from us at applelenses.com
Will my insurance cover more than one eye exam a year? Yes, medical insurance covers more than one exam a year especially if you are having any blurry vision, redness, pain, need to recheck eye pressure...