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The Department of Ophthalmology


Department Chair: Douglas R. Lazzaro, MD, FAAO, FACS.
(718) 245-5460 Fax: (718) 270-2972

Main Practice Locations: 2171 Nostrand Avenue, and 185 Montague Street, 7th floor

To schedule patient appointments: (718) 270-1714 (Midwood) or (718)780-1530 (Brooklyn Heights)

The Department of Ophthalmology offers comprehensive services for patients of all ages. Eye examinations for impairment of vision, infections, cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus and retinal disorders are performed by fellowship trained ophthalmologists. Patients are evaluated for ocular manifestations of medical and neurologic diseases such as arteriosclerosis, hypertension, diabetes, AIDS, stroke, multiple sclerosis and brain tumors. State of the art diagnostic and therapeutic modalities are available.


FOR REFERRALS CALL 1 888 270-SUNY (7869)

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OF BROOKLYN