Welcome to the Practice of Richard Storm, M.D.

Welcome to Storm Eye Care, a full-service ophthalmology practice with offices in Long Beach and Brooklyn NY. We specialize in state-of-the-art medical and surgical eye care for adults and children. Our services range from routine eye health examinations and cataract surgery to the treatment of chronic eye diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration. With an uncompromising commitment to excellence we are dedicated to providing compassionate eye care in a warm, patient-centered environment. We sincerely look forward to working with you to achieve your best possible vision.


A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye; cataract surgery is performed to improve vision by replacing the clouded lens with an artificial one.

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Eyelid surgery corrects loose, sagging, or drooping eyelids. It can help you look more youthful and alert, without significantly altering the appearance of your face.

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BOTOX® Cosmetic is a prescription drug that, when injected, temporarily paralyzes muscles. It contains a purified and safe form of botulinum toxin A.

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Adult Eye

A professional eye examination tests vision while also evaluating the eyes for more serious conditions and diseases.

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Congenital Tear
Duct Blockage

A congenital tear duct blockage, clinically referred to as dacryostenosis or nasolacrimal duct obstruction, affects more than 5% of infants.

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If you choose to wear contact lenses, you have a wide range of options to choose from.

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Pediatric Examinations

Clear vision and healthy eyes are important not only to a child’s overall health and well-being, but also directly linked to academic performance in school.

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Eye Muscle

Eye muscle surgery is a delicate and precise operation to correct an imbalance in the tiny muscles around your eyes.

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Richard Storm, M.D. P.C. has a rare combination of board-certifications in ophthalmology and pediatrics to go along with 30-plus years of experience. At his practices in Brooklyn and Long Beach, New York, he offers expert treatment to the residents of Brooklyn Heights and Suffolk and Nassau counties for a variety of pediatric eye conditions such as strabismus and amblyopia, as well as comprehensive diagnosis and treatment for adult eye health conditions like cataracts and macular degeneration. 

Dr. Storm earned his medical degree with high honors at the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn and elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He served his residency in pediatrics at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in Queens, New York, and ophthalmology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Storm also completed additional post-residency training in strabismus at the Columbia University Medical Center-Harkness Eye Institute in New York City. 

A fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology, the American Board of Pediatrics, and the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Storm is also a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Academy of Pediatrics. He consistently earns the American Medical Association Physician's Recognition Award for continuing education in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of eye diseases.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Storm teaches medical residents and frequently lectures at ophthalmology, pediatrics, and family practice training programs.

Professional Affiliations

• Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology,
• Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
• Member, New York State Ophthalmological Society.

Hospital Affiliations

• Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital
• Long Island Jewish/Northwell Health Systems


Surgery Centers

• Brook Plaza
• South Shore Ambulatory Surgery Center


Our Locations

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