We found 7 neuro-ophthalmology specialists near Boston, MA.
Dr. Mitchell Strominger's areas of specialization are pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Tufts Health Plan, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Strominger's practice is open to new patients. Dr. Strominger is a graduate of 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. He has received the following distinctions: Boston Super Doctors and American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award. Dr. Strominger (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, Chinese, and Russian.
Clinical interests: Eye Problems
Dr. Geetha Athappilly is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and Burlington, MA. Dr. Athappilly is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. She graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. She trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver for her residency. Dr. Athappilly is affiliated with Lahey Clinic and Tufts Medical Center. She is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Eye Problems
Dr. Gena Heidary is a specialist in pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. She works in Boston, MA and Waltham, MA. Her areas of clinical interest consist of strabismus, cataract surgery, and comprehensive ophthalmology. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield and Medicaid insurance. After completing medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Heidary performed her residency at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Heidary has received 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 is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Strabismus, Cataract Surgery, Eye Problems
Dr. Dean Cestari sees patients in Boston, MA. His medical specialty is neuro-ophthalmology. His education and training includes medical school at Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Cestari has a special interest in strabismus. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans, Medicaid, and more. Dr. Cestari is professionally affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Strabismus, Eye Problems
Dr. Clifford Michaelson, who practices in Medford, MA and Winchester, MA, is a medical specialist in neuro-ophthalmology. He is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Winchester Hospital. Dr. Michaelson attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Michaelson completed a residency program at NYU Langone Medical Center. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Michaelson takes several insurance carriers, including Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid. He has an open panel.
Dr. Misha Pless is a specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) and neuro-ophthalmology. Dr. Pless graduated from Emory University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Pless completed a residency program at Brigham and Women's Hospital. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Neighborhood Health Plan, Aetna, and Medicaid. His distinctions include: Robert Woodruff Scholarship 85-90; International Health Scholarship; and Short Term Enrichment Award. Dr. Pless (or staff) speaks the following languages: Telephone Interpretation, Spanish, and German. Dr. Pless is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He has an open panel.
Dr. Peter Macintosh is an ophthalmology (eye disease) specialist. Dr. Macintosh attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Unfortunately, he is not accepting new patients at this time.
Clinical interests: Intracranial Hypertension, Tumor, Ptosis, Eyelid Problems, Diplopia, Reconstructive Surgery
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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