We found 6 neuro-ophthalmology specialists near Boston, MA.
Dr. Mitchell Strominger is a physician who specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. Dr. Strominger (or staff) speaks Spanish, Chinese, and Russian. He obtained his medical school training at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Tufts Health Plan, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Strominger's distinctions include: Boston Super Doctors and American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophth and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Dr. Geetha Athappilly's medical specialty is neuro-ophthalmology. 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. She is an in-network provider for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. In addition to English, Dr. Athappilly (or staff) speaks Spanish and Malayalam. She is affiliated with Lahey Clinic and Tufts Medical Center. Her practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Gena Heidary's areas of specialization are pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology; she sees patients in Boston, MA and Waltham, MA. Her clinical interests include strabismus, cataract surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Heidary is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicaid insurance. 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 the following distinctions: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; Farley Fellowship Award; and Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award. She is professionally affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Heidary's practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataract Surgery, Neurofibromatosis, ... (Read more)
Dr. Dean Cestari is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist. Dr. Cestari's clinical interests include strabismus. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Cestari is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology, Strabismus (adult)
Dr. Clifford Michaelson practices neuro-ophthalmology. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Michaelson is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid. After attending New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Michaelson speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Winchester Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.
Dr. Misha Pless is a neurologist and neuro-ophthalmology specialist. Dr. Pless attended Emory University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Brigham and Women's Hospital for residency. He accepts Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, Medicaid, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Robert Woodruff Scholarship 85-90; International Health Scholarship; and Short Term Enrichment Award. Dr. Pless (or staff) is conversant in Telephone Interpretation, Spanish, and German. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Pless welcomes new patients.
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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