Dr. Walter W Merriam, MD



Ophthalmology     -  New York,  Syracuse

 Overview

Dr. Walter W Merriam, MD works in Syracuse, New York is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Indiana University in 1979. Dr. Merriam is affiliated with Crouse Hospital and practicing for 50 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Astigmatism
  • Beta Thalassemia Intermedia
  • Blepharitis
  • Bone Reconstruction Recovery
  • Bowel Strangulation
  • Chronic Infections
  • Colic
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Dependence
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  • Hepatitis A
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Laser Microsurgery
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Sexual Disorders and Gender Identity Disorders
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 50

 State License

  • New York

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Fellowship Hospital


Indiana University

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Year completed: 1979

Medical School


Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

New York, NY, United States

Graduated: 1969

Internship Hospital


Colum Presby Med Center


Year completed: 1970

 Awards

1   AA Oph
2   Ao Association
3   Association Ao

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Children's Eye Care

1810 Erie Boulevard East Suite 1
New York (NY)
Syracuse,
13210

  (315) 422-4321
Office Volume:    45 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Children's Eye Care, 1810 Erie Boulevard East Suite 1, Syracuse, New York (NY), 13210




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Excellus Bue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus Bue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • MVP Health Care PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Crouse Hospital photo


Crouse Hospital

736 Irving Avenue New York NY, Syracuse, 13210

Crouse Hospital is a hospital located in Syracuse, NY. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 12 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 4 of 13 procedures.




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