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Our physicians perform comprehensive exams for the diagnosis and management of the entire spectrum of eye disease. Our surgical services include:
Lasik and other forms of laser vision correction
Corneal transplantation and corneal disease surgery
Retinal detachment and diabetic retinopathy
As a part of the Department of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School, we
deliver the highest quality care possible in the area of vitreoretinal
diseases and surgery, help mentor and educate the future leaders in
ophthalmology and vitreoretinal surgery, and carry out important clinical
research studies which are pushing forward the frontiers of knowledge in
We treat vitreoretinal disorders such as:
Age-related macular degeneration
Posterior vitreous detachment
Retinal detachment (including complicated forms associated with a giant retinal tear or proliferative vitreoretinopathy
Combined cataract and retinal surgery
We offer patients the latest diagnostic and treatment technology. Our state-of-the-art operating rooms are dedicated to ophthalmology and vitreoretinal surgery.
Our clinical work
and research activities are supported by the Department of Surgery at the
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians,
the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, and
research grants from the NIH, the Macula Society, and generous patients and
The Neuro-Ophthalmology Clinic
This clinic provides care for patients with neurological difficulties with visual perception and eye movement. The clinic is held in conjunction with the Division of Ophthalmology, and employs a wide range of ophthalmologic and neurologic evaluative techniques. The Eye Movement Laboratory provides quantitative assessment of difficulties with eye movements and visual perception, both for research and for patient care needs.