Cataract Surgeon Eric Donnenfeld, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Eric Donnenfeld, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Eric Donnenfeld, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a Cornea Specialist, Refractive Surgeon and Cataract Surgeon on Long Island at Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI), a multispeciality Ophthalmology practice conveniently serving Long Island eye care patients at their office locations in Lynbrook at 360 Merrick Road and in Rockville Centre at the Ryan Medical Arts Building, 2000 North Village Avenue. He performs Cataract Surgery on Long Island for Cataract patients from throughout Long Island at the Island Eye Surgicenter in Carle Place, a New York State licensed and Medicare Certified Ambulatory Surgery Center that has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).
Dr. Donnenfeld received his Medical Degree from the Dartmouth Medical School and completed his Residency in Ophthalmology at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York. Prior to joining OCLI and providing Cornea Transplants, LASIK & Laser Vision Correction, Refractive Surgery and treating Cataracts on Long Island, Dr. Donnenfeld completed a Fellowship in Cornea Disease and Surgery at Wills Eye Hospital.
He is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at New York University Medical Center and is Co-Chairman of Cornea and External Disease at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital. He has served as Program Director at Cornell-North Shore University Hospital on Long Island and serves on the Editorial Board of five eye surgery journals and is the Surgical Director of the Lions Eye Bank for Long Island. He has served as President of the Nassau Surgical Society and he has served on the Board of Directors of the Nassau Academy of Medicine, the American College of Surgeons, Long Island Chapter, and the Nassau Surgical Society.
As a Corneal Specialist, Dr. Donnenfeld provides his Cataract patients with the most advanced techniques of Cataract Surgery on Long Island that require only a very tiny incision, no patches and only eye drops for anesthesia-the “no stitch, no patch, no needle” Cataract Surgery procedure-so that his patients can benefit from very quick visual recovery times with minimal interruption in their daily routines.
As a Refractive and Cataract Surgeon, Dr. Donnenfeld is committed to helping Long Island Cataract patients achieve their vision correction goals after Cataract Surgery on Long Island. To help his patients achieve greater independence and possibly eliminate the need for eyeglasses, reading glasses or bifocals after Cataract Surgery, Dr. Donnenfeld routinely recommends aspheric lens implants for those Cataract patients requiring the sharpest distance vision in dim lighting conditions, astigmatism correcting toric lens implants for those Cataract patients with significant amounts of astigmatism and near vision presbyopia correcting lens implants, such as the Crystalens® Lens Implant (IOL), the AcrySof® ReSTOR® Lens Implant (IOL), the Tecnis® Multifocal Lens Implant (IOL) and the ReZoom™ Lens Implant (IOL) for those Cataract patients wishing to have a full range of vision so that their distance, arm’s length and near vision are corrected after Cataract Surgery without eyeglasses.
Dr. Donnenfeld is Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is a member of numerous professional societies including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Long Island Ophthalmological Society and the New York Ophthalmological Society.
Long Island Cataract patients wishing to learn more about Cornea Transplants, LASIK, Laser Vision Correction, Refractive Surgery, Cataracts, Cataract Surgery or Lens Implants (IOL) will find that Cornea Specialist, Refractive Surgeon and Long Island Cataract Surgeon Eric Donnenfeld, M.D., F.A.C.S. at Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI)-Lynbrook and Rockville Centre, provides a thorough examination and consultation and is conveniently located for patients from throughout Long Island including Dix Hills, East Meadow, Garden City, Hicksville, Huntington, Levittown, Lynbrook, Manhasset, Nassau, Rockville Centre, Smithtown, Stony Brook, Suffolk, Valley Stream, Wantagh, West Babylon, West Islip New York.
Cataract Surgery today is one of the most common and successful types of surgery performed in the United States. As with any surgery, it is important to fully understand its risks, benefits and complications. Please call Cornea Specialist, Refractive Surgeon and Cataract Surgeon Eric Donnenfeld, M.D., F.A.C.S. at Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island (OCLI) in Lynbrook or Rockville Centre to arrange a Cataract Examination and Consultation by phoning Toll Free 1.866.733.6254.