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Ira Eliasoph

  • ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR Ophthalmology
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Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Education

  • MD, NYU Medical Center

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Montefiore Medical Center

  • Residency, Ophthalmology
    Mount Sinai Hospital

Biography

    Dr. Eliasoph trained in general surgery and then served in the United States Navy, mostly on sea duty as Medical officer on Navy transport ships. He took the full academic year of Postgraduate Ophthalmology at NYU-Postgraduate Medical School and then the clinical residency in Ophthalmic Surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital. He practices comprehensive ophthalmology with emphasis on ocular plastic procedures. These include cosmetic eyelid and brow procedures, correction of ptosis (drooping lids), with long experience in the eye problems of Myasthenia Gravis. He serves as Chief of Eye Plastic Surgery at the Bronx Veterans Hospital. Dr. Eliasoph is Chief of Ophthalmology at the sister institution, The Jewish Home and Hospital, where he does corrective surgery on many eyelid problems of the very old. He has managed dry eye problems and tearing problems over many years. He has developed new operations and refined the technique of others. He has designed new surgical instruments for ophthalmic surgery.

Awards

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    Proclamation
    City Council of New York

Publications

Eliasoph I. Current techniques of entropion and ectropion correction [review]. Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2005 Oct; 38(5): 903-19.

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Dr.Eliasoph is not currently required to report Industry relationships.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website at http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/faculty-resources/handbooks-and-policies/faculty-handbook. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

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