Nalini A. Madiwale , MD

Ophthalmology

(518) 438-5273

Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capitol Region
3 Atrium Dr Ste 100
Albany, NY 12205

Overview

Dr. Madiwale has been practicing and teaching medicine in the United States since the 1980s. She shared her expertise in surgeries for glaucoma and other diseases of the eye in Massachusetts and Rochester, New York, before joining Ophthalmic Consultants of the Capital Region in 1999. Alongside her medical practice, Dr. Madiwale has had the honor of serving on the faculty of two of the world’s most prestigious medical schools: Clinical Assistant, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1987 – 1995 Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester (New York) School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1995 – 1999 After graduating with a medical degree from Karnatak Medical College at Karnatak University in Hubli, India, Dr. Madiwale’s studies brought her to the US, where her studies continued as follows: Research Fellowship in Ocular Allergy at the Eye Research Institute of the Retina Foundation (Schepen’s Eye Institute), Boston, Massachusetts, 1981 – 1982 Pediatrics Internship, Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, 1982 – 1983 Ophthalmology Residency, Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University, New York, 1982 – 1986 Glaucoma Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (MEEI), Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1986 – 1987 Dr. Madiwale, a fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology, received her board certification in 1987. Additional memberships to professional societies include: New England Ophthalmological Society (NEOS) Chandler-Grant Society Dr. Madiwale’s medical research projects and publications are as follows: “Double Masked Safety Study of Hypotears,” Principal Investigator, 1987 “Diclofenac Sodium vs. Inflamase Forte,” Co-Investigator, 1987 “Timolol vs. Epinephrine,” 1986 – 1987 “Antiparasitics” chapter in Pharmacology section of Principles and Practice of Ophthalmology, Basic Sciences, first and second editions “Role of Prostaglandin D2 in Allergic Ocular Disease” chapter in Advances in Immunology and Immunopathology of the Eye with co-authors MB Abelson and JH Weston “Conjunctival Eosinophils in Allergic Ocular Disease,” Archives of Ophthalmology, Volume 101, April 1983, with MB Abelson and JH Weston Presentations to professional societies include: “The Role of PGD2 in Ocular Allergy,” Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), 1982 “Trabeculectomy 101,” NEOS, 2010 Dr. Madiwale’s current interests include the development of a low-tech teaching model for Capsulorhexis and modifications to trabeculectomy to reduce complications. Her interest in music is just a strong as her interest in medicine. Describing herself as a student, performer, and promoter of North Indian Classical music, Dr. Madiwale brings together artist and community for lectures, demonstrations, and music recordings by way of Classical Concepts, a company she founded in 2008. Be sure to ask her about the CD of classical Urdu poetry she recorded in 2008, too.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 46 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Karnataka Institute Of Medical Sciences,Karnataka Institute Of Medical Sciences

Graduation Date: in 1975

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • St Peter's Hospital
  • Saint Mary's Hospital
  • Saint Mary's Healthcare
  • Samaritan Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna NYC Community Plan
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Bassett Preferred
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • BCBS Western NY Essential Plan
  • BluePPO HSA
  • CDPHP HMO
  • CDPHP New York State of Health - Individuals & Families
  • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • CDPHP PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Emblem Health Select Care
  • Emblem Health Select Care Bronze
  • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Empire Blue Priority EPO
  • Empire Blue Priority NY
  • Empire HMO
  • Empire HMO Bronze Individual via Exchange
  • Empire PPO
  • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Excellus BCBS CNY Preferred Gold - Tier 1
  • Excellus BCBS SimplyBlue/SimplyBlue Plus
  • Fidelis Care Essential Plan
  • Fidelis Care NY State of Health HBX
  • Fidelis Mrktplace
  • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • HIP Prime HMO
  • HMO 200 Series
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • I&F QHP Select Care Network
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP EPO/PPO
  • MVP Health Plan Essential Plan
  • MVP HMO
  • MVP Liberty EPO/PPO
  • MVP Preferred PPO
  • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • MVP Secure - NY
  • PHCS PPO
  • PPO 6000 Series
  • Premier HMO - Individuals
  • Savings Plus of Metro NY
  • Tufts PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Madiwale's Office Information

Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capitol Region
3 Atrium Dr Ste 100
Albany, NY 12205
(518) 438-5273

Fax: (518) 827-4062
Website: www.ophthalmicconsultants.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

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Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capitol Region
10 Maxwell Dr Ste 103
Clifton Park, NY 12065
(518) 383-8589

Fax:(518) 838-3861
Website:www.ophthalmicconsultants.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capitol Region
2500 Pond View Rd Ste 101
Castleton On Huds, NY 12033
(518) 477-2391

Fax:(518) 847-7239
Website:OphthalmicConsultants.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capital Region
2222 6th Ave
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 274-3123

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Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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Ophthalmic Consultants Of The Capital Region
670 Franklin St Ste 101
Schenectady, NY 12305
(518) 370-0066

Fax:(518) 827-4062
Website:www.ophthalmicconsultants.com
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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