“If you have vision problems, this is the place to go. Staff is friendly and the wait time was nothing. Dr. Diamond is the best!!”
“Hands down the best group ever. I see Dr. Palmiero and he is honestly the best eye doctor I have ever seen. I even told him at my last appointment that I always look forward to seeing him. I’m a type 1 diabetic and when I first saw him and told him that he mentioned to me that he specializes in Glaucoma. Knowing that I won’t have to see a different eye doctor if I ever do end up with Glaucoma sure does make me very happy. So far I have no signs of Glaucoma at all. Even do my last appointment was almost 2 hour’s because they had to do a regular eye exam, a visual field test, dilate my eye’s and wait 15 minutes for my eye’s to fully dilate, and also take picture’s of my optic nerve. Getting told that I have no Glaucoma at all sure does make the 2 hour’s of being at your guy’s office worth it. Dr. Palmiero even showed me a picture of my optic nerve and what it looked like this year and last year and he told me that it hasn’t changed at all. The rest of your staff are also extremely wonderful and very helpful!”
“Dr Schear did my father’s cataract surgery. He is professional and has excellent bedside manor. He answered all of my father’s questions. My father is very happy with the results. We highly recommend Dr Schear.”
“I had a great experience checking in, not a long wait. The nurse was great and Listein to all my concerns.When I went to see Dr.Esposito she listein to all my concerns. She made sure I was an happy patient before I left her office.”
“Dr. Verruto helped me with my dry eye issues. He was very patient and took the time to answer all of my questions.”
“Dr. John Nichols is a wonderful doctor. I would highly recommend him. He has an excellent manner about him and makes you feel very relaxed. I just had cataract surgery and it was completely successful thanks to him. Excellent Eye Surgeon.”
Daisy Burke S.
“Could not have chosen a better doctor or facility to have my LASIK surgery! The staff was pleasant and the doctor provided me with an excellent outcome. Would recommend this practice without hesitation!-John”
“A really nice up to date facility. I am very happy with the doctors and assistants. I feel like I always get a really good eye exam. Everyone is so friendly starting with the receptionist. They really listen to your concerns. I would highly recommend them. If you need glasses Optical Fashions is right across the hall and they have a wonderful selection of glasses!”
“Very clean office…. Staff is great, very nice, friendly. polite and efficient. I have been going here for several years and I have zero complaints. I have seen Dr. Guerriero, he was very nice and professional… I mostly see Dr. Pat-Michael Palmiero, Hes super nice, friendly, personable, knowledgeable and with my health issues, I feel VERY confident being in his care… He is always clean and professionally well dressed and I have only seen him upbeat and polite, Hes the kind of doctor who remembers you and your health issues and genuinely concerned about your well-being and takes the time to learn about you and explain/address any concerns/questions..I had one minor complaint about HVES, I brought it up to Dr. Palmiero and he addressed it immediately…. All in all…I highly recommend HVES!”
“Dr. Nichols performed cataract surgery with a multi focal lens on me two years ago. It is wonderful to be able to see clear and perfectly. He did a wonderful job and I would recommend him to patients. I wouldn’t hesitate to do it again. I have him to thank for my new eyesight.”
“This practice is the best! Everyone– the people at the desk, the assistants, the doctors– are pleasant, efficient, and take time with each patient. I have had the best eye exams ever at Hudson Valley Eye Surgeons. Many thanks for their caring expertise.”
“Dr Veruto is kind, empathetic and explains everything in detail! A true Gem!!!”
Sandy from Newburgh, NY
“I have been a patient at Hudson Valley Eye Surgeons for a number of years. Dr. Nichols was my surgeon who performed cataract surgery on my right eye. I cannot begin to tell you how wonderful it was to wake up the next day and be able to see clearly out of my right eye. My vision in that eye is now 20/20.
Prior to the surgery, I was very apprehensive and frightened. After all, this was my eye and my vision, or non-vision. Dr. Nichols’ bedside manner allowed me to fee totally confident and unafraid. I went into that surgery with the utmost confidence thanks to Dr. Nichols. I cannot wait to have my left eye operated on by the excellent Dr. Nichols. I am looking forward to not having to wear eyeglasses any longer.”
“If you are looking for the best team of caring, professional and exceptional care then you simply go to and stay with this group. Your Eyes are too important to not have the very very best. Special thanks to Dr. Nichols and the amazing support staff. It can be really scary but Jen Audd and my Dr’s here go above and beyond!”
Jill Slutsky M.
” Dr. Chen is extremely thorough and communicates very well to the patient”
“Dr. Palmiero is a true professional. He is patient, empathetic, and gentle and he has a great chair-side manner. He explained everything and addressed all of my questions and concerns before proceeding with my procedures. His assistants, the front office and schedulers are also very pleasant and patient. I am very happy to have found this group of professionals and completely trust that my eye health is managed by the best in their field.”
Nancy Phillips M.
“I called the office this morning after having some concerning visual issues last night. I was given an emergency appointment and taken in with very little wait. (Working in the medical field myself I know how busy the Monday after a holiday weekend is and appreciate them seeing me so quickly) Dr. Nichols and his assistant Pam were fantastic. After a thorough eye exam and a lot of patience and explanation of my problem, I left the office feeling so relieved that I was ok and thankful of the great care they provided.”