We found 6 neuro-ophthalmology specialists near Boston, MA.
Dr. Mitchell Strominger is a physician who specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. Before completing his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Strominger attended medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. Dr. Strominger has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Tufts Health Plan, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions include: Boston Super Doctors and American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. Dr. Strominger (or staff) speaks Spanish, Chinese, and Russian. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophth and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Dr. Geetha Athappilly's specialty is neuro-ophthalmology. Dr. Athappilly's professional affiliations include Lahey Clinic and Tufts Medical Center. She is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. She welcomes new patients. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver, Dr. Athappilly attended medical school at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Gena Heidary works as a pediatric ophthalmologist and neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and Waltham, MA. Dr. Heidary's areas of expertise consist of strabismus, cataract surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology. She is professionally affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicaid insurance. Her practice is open to new patients. She obtained her medical school training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and performed her residency at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Heidary has received distinctions including Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; Farley Fellowship Award; and Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataract Surgery, Neurofibromatosis, ... (Read more)
Dr. Dean Cestari specializes in neuro-ophthalmology. He has indicated that his clinical interests include strabismus. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans, and Medicaid are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cestari accepts. He studied medicine at Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. His residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Cestari is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology, Strabismus (adult)
Dr. Clifford Michaelson is a specialist in neuro-ophthalmology. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Michaelson attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. He trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for residency. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Michaelson is affiliated with Winchester Hospital. Dr. Michaelson's practice is open to new patients.
Dr. Misha Pless' areas of specialization are neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and neuro-ophthalmology; he sees patients in Boston, MA. Before performing his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dr. Pless attended Emory University School of Medicine. He takes several insurance carriers, including Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid. He has received distinctions including Robert Woodruff Scholarship 85-90; International Health Scholarship; and Short Term Enrichment Award. In addition to English, Dr. Pless (or staff) speaks Telephone Interpretation, Spanish, and German. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Pless's office for an appointment.
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- Optic nerve disorders, including optic neuritis and ischemic optic neuropathy
- Visual field loss, including blind spots or loss of peripheral vision
- Unexplained blindness
- Visual disturbances, ‘seeing spots’ or halos
- Double vision
- Abnormal eye movements
- Fixed or uneven pupils
- Eye issues related to a larger illness, such as thyroid disease, multiple sclerosis, or myasthenia gravis
- Neurological exams to check brain function
- Visual field tests, also known as perimetry, to gauge vision
- Pupillography to test the reactions of the pupil
- Critical flicker fusion testing, to check how well the optic nerve transmits information
- Electroretinography to examine the function of rods and cones in the eye
- Optical coherence tomography to examine the retina and optic nerve