Apple Ophthalmology

Dr. Naomi Hayashi & Dr. Kichiemon Asoma & Dr. Teru Hayashi

In-office eye exams: Mon-Fri (8:30am to 5:00pm)

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, hand sanitizer, CDC guidelines. Spacious office with high ceilings. Limited staff and patients on site for distancing.

Experienced Eye Care : Ophthalmologist Eye Doctors in NYC

Undergraduate: Columbia University

Medical School: SUNY Downstate

Internship: Albert Einstein (Philadelphia)

Residency: SUNY Downstate

Fellowship: U. Texas Southwestern

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Dr. Teru Hayashi, OD

Undergraduate: Brandeis University

Optometry School: NSU Optometry

Army Bronze-Star Veteran

Former Law Enforcement Officer

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Undergraduate: Princeton University

Medical School: Cornell University (Weill)

Internship: NY Presbyterian - Queens

Residency: NY Presbyterian - Cornell

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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, TearCare System for Dry Eyes and Blepharitis, Red eyes, Itchy eyes, Burning sensation in eyes, Blepharitis, Contact lenses, Glasses, Refractive Surgery, Presbyopic intraocular lenses (Panoptix, Synfony, Synchrony), Swollen itchy eyelids, Styes, Astigmatism and keratoconus screening, Floaters, Macular degeneration, Macular pucker, Retinal tears, Rheumatoid arthritis and Plaquenil screening, 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

  • Aetna

  • Cigna

  • BCBS

  • Oxford

  • UnitedHealthcare

  • UHC Empire Plan

  • UMR (Dr. Asoma and Dr. Naomi only)

  • Elderplan (Dr. Asoma and Dr. Naomi only)

  • EmblemHealth GHI

  • EmblemHealth HIP (Dr. Teru and Dr. Asoma only)

  • Multiplan/PHCS/POMCO (Dr. Asoma and Dr. Naomi only)

  • Nippon Life Benefits (Aetna Signature network)

  • 1199 NBF (Dr. Naomi and Dr. Asoma only)

  • Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare

  • Healthfirst Medicare plans and commercials (Dr. Asoma and Dr. Naomi only)

  • Oscar (Dr. Asoma and Dr. Naomi only)

  • Humana

  • Bright Health Medicare Advantage (Dr. Asoma and Dr. Naomi only)

  • Overseas insurances including AIG (former AIU), Emergency Assistance Japan (EAJ), Mitsui Sumitomo, TM Claims Services and Prestige International

  • Vision Plans: Eyemed, Spectera (Dr. Teru only, through Spectacle Optometry PLLC)

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