We found 6 neuro-ophthalmology specialists near Boston, MA.
Dr. Mitchell Strominger specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. The average patient rating for Dr. Strominger is 4.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Tufts Health Plan, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Strominger accepts. Dr. Strominger graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. His training includes residency programs at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Strominger has received professional recognition including the following: Boston Super Doctors and American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. In addition to English, Dr. Strominger (or staff) speaks Spanish, Chinese, and Russian. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Pediatric Ophth and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Dr. Geetha Athappilly practices neuro-ophthalmology in Boston, MA and Burlington, MA. Her professional affiliations include Lahey Clinic and Tufts Medical Center. She accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. Dr. Athappilly's practice is open to new patients. She attended Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. Athappilly (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Malayalam.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology
Dr. Gena Heidary's specialties are pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. She practices in Boston, MA and Waltham, MA. In Dr. Heidary's practice, she is particularly interested in strabismus, cataract surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicaid insurance. After completing medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, she 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. She welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataract Surgery, Neurofibromatosis, ... (Read more)
Dr. Dean Cestari is a physician who specializes in neuro-ophthalmology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Cestari include strabismus. He is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. After attending Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Neuro-ophthalmology, Strabismus (adult)
Dr. Clifford Michaelson is a medical specialist in neuro-ophthalmology. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Michaelson trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for his residency. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Michaelson is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Winchester Hospital. Dr. Michaelson is accepting new patients.
Dr. Misha Pless is a physician who specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and neuro-ophthalmology. He takes Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Emory University School of Medicine, Dr. Pless completed his residency training at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Robert Woodruff Scholarship 85-90; International Health Scholarship; and Short Term Enrichment Award. Dr. Pless (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Telephone Interpretation, Spanish, and German. He is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He is open to 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