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SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Department of Ophthalmology

24/7 Emergency Eye Care

University Hospital of Brooklyn
Emergency Room
470 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203

Practice Locations

Lower Manhattan

150 Broadway @ Liberty Street
Suite 502
New York, NY 10038
APPOINTMENTS: (646) 682-9192

Long Island College Hospital

349 Hicks Street, 3rd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
APPOINTMENTS: (718) 780-1530

Brooklyn Heights

142 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
APPOINTMENTS: (718) 596-6800

Laser Vision Correction Center

SUNY Downstate at Bay Ridge
9036 7th Avenue @ 92nd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11228
APPOINTMENTS: (718) 748-1334


SUNY Downstate Eye Center
2171 Nostrand Avenue @ Flatbush
Brooklyn, NY 11210
APPOINTMENTS: (718) 270-1714

Bay Ridge

7901 4th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209
APPOINTMENTS: (718) 748-1334

Manhattan Upper East Side

229 East 79th Street
New York, NY 10075
APPOINTMENTS: (212) 288-0905 or (718) 270-1714

Most insurance plans accepted. Use Find a Physician for more details on each physician.

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2014-2015 Department of Ophthalmology Book (PDF)

2013-2014 Department of Ophthalmology Book (PDF)

Empire Innovation Program

Two Tenure track positions in the Department of Ophthalmology for mid level faculty are available.
See job listing PDF »

Vision Science Seminar Series
Research Lectures

Innate Immunity in Microbial Keratitis – Lessons from Infected Patients and Animal Models

April 24, 2014

Eric Pearlman, PhD
Silvia Page – William J. Reinhart, MD
Professor and Director of Research
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Case Western Reserve University

3:00 PM
Classroom 1A

Grand Rounds Schedule

Meetings & Symposiums

Research Committee – 2014

Research committee meets every third Thursday.

Location: Troutman Library
Time: 3:00-4:00 PM

ASCRS Annual Meeting:

April 25-29, 2014

Boston, MA

ARVO Research Meeting:

May 4-8, 2014

Orlando, FL

42th Annual Alumni Scientific Symposium:

June 12, 2014

SUNY Downstate Medical Center Alumni Auditorium followed by resident graduation ceremony.

AAO Annual Meeting 2014:

October 18-21, 2014

Chicago, IL

2015 Current Concepts of Ophthalmology:

January 9-11, 2015

Revel, Atlantic City, NJ. For complete information visit us at

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