Provider Profile

Eric D. Donnenfeld MD
NPI: 1891790770

Physician Bio:
Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, FACS Founding Partner Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island Rockville Centre, New York Eric Donnenfeld, MD, is a founding partner of Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island and Connecticut. He graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College in 1977 and first in his class at Dartmouth Medical School in 1980. He was a resident and Chief Resident at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital and he completed a Cornea Fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital in 1985. He is a trustee of Dartmouth Medical School and a clinical professor of ophthalmology at NYU. Dr. Donnenfeld has served as Resident Instructor at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital and as Program Director at North Shore University Hospital. He is a National Medical Director of TLC and Surgical Director of the Lions Eye Bank for Long Island. Dr. Donnenfeld served as president of many professional societies including the Nassau Surgical Society, cornea section of ASCRS, the Ophthalmology Division of the Nassau Academy of Medicine, and the International Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group. He is president of ASCRS. Dr. Donnenfeld is the editor in chief of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today. He has written over 180 peer review papers on cornea, external disease, cataract and refractive surgery, and 25 book chapters and books. He is on the editorial board of 9 journals and has participated in over 60 FDA studies. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and has received its Honor Award, Senior Honor Award, Life Time Achievement Award, and Secretariat Award.

Specialties Education
Ophthalmology (Board Certified)
Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover NH
Internship: Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton MA
Residency: Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital, New York NY
Fellowship: Wills Eye Hospital GME, Philadelphia PA

Primary Office Additional Offices
711 Stewart Ave
Suite 160
Garden City NY 11530
(516) 766-2519

266 Merrick Road 110
Lynbrook NY 11563
(516) 872-8309

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