Ophthalmology

Patient Care

The Department of Ophthalmology of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and the Mount Sinai Health System, the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, and The Friedman Brain Institute have partnered to develop an expanding program in research in ophthalmology and visual science. The research portfolio includes basic, bench research in cornea, glaucoma, ocular stem cells, lens and cataract, and retina, and clinical research in all the subspecialties of ophthalmology, including imaging and therapeutics. The clinical services participate in numerous clinical trials providing patients access to the latest and most modern care.

Treatment at Mount Sinai

The Mount Sinai Health System offers state-of-the-art services in ophthalmology at multiple locations throughout the city. Its physicians, scientists, and other health care providers offer patients the latest therapies for eye diseases and access to the newest research.

Advanced treatment programs are available in the following sub-specialities:

  • Cataract
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • Cornea and refractory surgery
  • Eye trauma
  • Glaucoma
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Ocular immunology and uveitis
  • Ocular oncology
  • Oculoplastic and orbital surgery
  • Pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus
  • Retina

Our Research

Research is underway in advancing our understanding of eye diseases and in developing more effective treatments.

Contact Us

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The Mount Sinai Hospital
Phone: 212-241-0939

17 E. 102nd Street
8th floor
New York, NY  10029

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
Phone: 212-979-4000
Physician Referral Line: 212-979-4472

310 E. 14th Street
New York, NY 10003

Mount Sinai Roosevelt and Mount Sinai St. Luke's Ophthalmology
Phone: 212-523-2562
Fax: 212 -523-2478

1111 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY  10025