We found 5 neuro-ophthalmology specialists near Boston, MA.
Dr. Mitchell Strominger is a pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA. Dr. Strominger graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Child Health Plus, and Aetna, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Strominger include: Boston Super Doctors and American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. Dr. Strominger (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, Chinese, and Russian. He is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophth and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Dr. Geetha Athappilly practices neuro-ophthalmology. 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. Dr. Athappilly honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Athappilly (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Malayalam. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Lahey Clinic and Tufts Medical Center. She welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Gena Heidary is a pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology specialist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Heidary include strabismus, cataract surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology. She accepts the following insurance: Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicaid. After completing medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Heidary performed her residency at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Heidary include: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; Farley Fellowship Award; and Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Heidary welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataract Surgery, Neurofibromatosis, ... (Read more)
Dr. Dean Cestari is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Cestari include strabismus. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He graduated from Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. He completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans, and Medicaid are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cestari takes. He is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology, Strabismus (adult)
Dr. Clifford Michaelson is a specialist in neuro-ophthalmology. He is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Winchester Hospital. Dr. Michaelson graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Michaelson is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid, in addition to other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients.
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