SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
Department of Ophthalmology
Urgent Care Center
Emergency eye care is available 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday at the Brooklyn Heights and Midwood locations.
In addition, emergency eye care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through the Department of Ophthalmology's Urgent Care Center at University Hospital of Brooklyn at 445 Lenox Road..
Patients presenting at this location will be seen initially by an ophthalmology resident who is in direct consultation with an on-call ophthalmology attending physician.
Referring Physician Contact
The ophthalmologists of non-referred patients are called by the resident/attending at the time of the patient visit. For referred patients, referring physicians will also be notified of patient results the same evening of the patient's emergency visit, if possible. If not, they will be contacted the following morning.
Urgent Eye Care at Brooklyn Heights phone: (718) 780-1530 (8 am - 6 pm Monday to Friday) fax: (718) 780-1258 185 Montague Street, 7th Floor Brooklyn, NY 11201
Urgent Eye Care at Midwood
phone: (718) 270-1714 (8 am - 6 pm Monday to Friday)
fax: (718) 270-8922
2171 Nostrand Avenue @ Flatbush
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Urgent Care Center, University Hospital of Brooklyn
(7 days 24 hours)
445 Lenox Road Brooklyn, NY 11203