We found 5 neuro-ophthalmology specialists near Boston, MA.
Dr. Mitchell Strominger's specialties are pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. He practices in Boston, MA. Dr. Strominger (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, Chinese, and Russian. He is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Strominger trained at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Strominger's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Child Health Plus, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received distinctions including Boston Super Doctors and American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophth and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Dr. Geetha Athappilly specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and practices in Boston, MA and Burlington, MA. She honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Athappilly's education and training includes medical school at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. Athappilly (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Malayalam. Her professional affiliations include Lahey Clinic and Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Athappilly has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Gena Heidary practices pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology in Boston, MA and Waltham, MA. Dr. Heidary's areas of expertise include strabismus, cataract surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology. She accepts the following insurance: Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicaid. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and a graduate of Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary's residency program. She has received distinctions including Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; Farley Fellowship Award; and Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award. Dr. Heidary is professionally affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. She welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataract Surgery, Neurofibromatosis, ... (Read more)
Dr. Dean Cestari's specialty is neuro-ophthalmology. He has indicated that his clinical interests include strabismus. Dr. Cestari is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. He graduated from Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Cestari's medical residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology, Strabismus (adult)
Dr. Clifford Michaelson works as a neuro-ophthalmology specialist. Dr. Michaelson attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. He trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for residency. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Michaelson takes Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, Medicaid, and more. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Winchester Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.
Conditions / Treatments
Years Since Graduation
- 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