Naomi Hayashi MD

Over 15 years experience in Surgical & Medical Ophthalmology and Eye Care


8 West 38th St. #201

New York, NY 10018

Toll-Free 855-HAYASHI

Local 212-500-1148

Medical insurances: 1199SEIU, National Benefit Fund, Aetna, Americhoice, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield including United Nation Employee plans, MedBlue, Beech Street, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Elderplan, MediBlue, GHI, Guardian, Healthfirst 65, Medicare, Multiplan, Oxford, Freedom Plan, Liberty Plan, PHCS, POMCO, UnitedHealthcare, Bright Health, and more

Call 212-500-1148 or 855-HAYASHI for an appointment today

Learn more about eye conditions: Blurry Vision. Cataracts. Diabetic Retinopathy. Macular Degeneration. Glaucoma. Dry Eyes. Eye strain. Red eyes. Conjunctivitis. Pink eye. Night Blindness. Nearsightedness. Keratoconus. Lazy eye (amblyopia). Cross Eyes (Strabismus). Colorblindness. Uveitis. Presbyopia (trouble seeing up close). Floaters. Retinal holes, Excessive Tearing. Watery Eyes. Eye Pain. Eyelid Problems. Styes. Pterygium.

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Dr. Naomi Hayashi, M.D.

8 West 38th St. #201 (near 5th Ave.)

New York, NY 10018

212-500-1148 or 855-HAYASHI

Dr. Hayashi is affiliated with the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, NYU Langone Health, and Lenox Hill Hospital (Northwell). She an honors graduate of Princeton University and Cornell University Medical College (Weill). After residency in ophthalmology at the New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center, she received the Distinguished House Officer Award multiple years. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. American Registry recognized her as a "Most Compassionate Doctor". Dr. Hayashi has nearly two decades of experience and expertise in eye health and treatment for the diverse cultures of NYC, including Japanese and Latino patients.

Patient-rated 4.9 out of 5 from over 400 verified actual patient reviews

See for yourself: all actual verified patient reviews

"Dr. Hayashi was so super nice and took the time to show me images of my eyes and explain them to me. I have been seeing ophthalmologists since preschool, and this is the most thorough exam I have had."

"Excellent provider and very comforting. Dr. Hayashi is awesome and she knows her stuff. I would recommend her to anyone. Great staff overall and the people at the front desk is very welcoming." - Mable C.

"Friendly and thoughtful. Took time to explain reason for procedures, and asked important questions related to medical history and results of on site performed tests. Very pleasant and professional." - Raymundo W.

"It was comprehensive... I am a physician so I am always a bit skeptical and critical. I do have to say I has highly impressed with Dr. Hayashi. She really picked up on the key issues and explained thinks thoroughly. I am really lucky to have found her." - Stephen K.