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Expert in Retina, Macula, and Vitreous Disorders and their Medical/Surgical Treatments

Expert ID: 731177 Connecticut, USA

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Doctor Expert is a clinician/surgeon, teacher, and published researcher with years of experience. He has trained at top institutions such as Johns Hopkins Medical School, Wills Eye Hospital, and Doheny Eye Institute. Doctor Expert is a Connecticut retina and macula specialist with a national reputation, skilled in the treatment of macular degeneration, macular holes and puckers, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments and tears, floaters, retinal vein occlusions, complications of cataract surgery, uveitis, sutureless small gauge vitrectomy surgery, eye laser surgery, and the use of Eylea, Lucentis, Avastin, Ozurdex, macular eye vitamins, and other eye therapies.

Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2002 Degree: M.D. Subject: Medicine Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Year: 1998 Degree: B.S. Subject: Biochemistry Institution: SUNY at Stony Brook

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2011 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Vitreoretinal Surgeon Department:
Responsibilities:
Is a clinician/surgeon, teacher, and researcher skilled in the treatment of macular degeneration, macular holes and puckers, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments and tears, floaters, retinal vein occlusions, complications of cataract surgery, uveitis, sutureless small gauge vitrectomy surgery, eye laser surgery, and the use of Eylea, Lucentis, Avastin, Ozurdex, macular eye vitamins, and other eye therapies.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2008 to 2011 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Vitreoretinal Surgeon Department:
Responsibilities:
Is a clinician/surgeon, teacher, and researcher skilled in the treatment of macular degeneration, macular holes and puckers, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments and tears, floaters, retinal vein occlusions, complications of cataract surgery, uveitis, sutureless small gauge vitrectomy surgery, eye laser surgery, and the use of Eylea, Lucentis, Avastin, Ozurdex, macular eye vitamins, and other eye therapies.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2006 to 2008 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellow Department: (Undisclosed)
Responsibilities:
Trainee if medical and surgical treatment of retinal diseases.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2003 to 2006 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Ophthalmology Resident Department: (Undisclosed)
Responsibilities:
Trainee in ophthalmology.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2002 to 2003 Employer: (Undisclosed) Title: Medical Intern Department: Internal Medicine
Responsibilities:
Trainee in Internal Medicine.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Expert is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the International College of Surgeons, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research. He is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, New England Ophthalmological Society, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Research to Prevent Blindness, Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians, Vit-Buckle Society, and Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. He is a Certified Principal Investigator from the Association of Clinical Research Professionals.
Licenses / Certifications
Expert has a CT State Medical License and a NY State Medical License. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Professional Appointments
Expert was Clinical Instructor at Yale School of Medicine and a Clinical Instructor at the Keck School of Medicine.
Awards / Recognition
Expert has been a Principal Investigator for several clinical research trials for retinal diseases including the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network. He is a scientific manuscript reviewer for Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers & Imaging journal and Ophthalmology journal.
He was named one of “America’s Top Ophthalmologists” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America and also a Castle Connolly Top Doctor. He was a National Eye Institute Travel Grant winner, Barry M. Goldwater Research Scholarship winner, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship winner, and National Science Foundation Research Fellowship winner.
Publications and Patents Summary
Multiple

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
I have written multiple expert opinions
Training / Seminars
COPE Instructor (Certified Optometry Lecturer).

Fields of Expertise

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