"Retinal conditions are blinding- they deserve serious attention"
Dr. Eric Shrier is a board-certified Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Director, Retinal Service at SUNY-Downstate School of Medicine (2004-present). He was Fellowship trained in Vitreo-retinal Surgery and Uveitis at University of Louisville- Lion's Eye Center and Jewish Hospital (2002-2004). He completed his Residency at New York University NYU School of Medicine and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital. Dr. Shrier is a graduate of The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Scool of Osteopathic Medicine (1998) and of Lafayette College. Retinal Surgery is performed at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mt. Sinai and at Bayridge Surgical Center of SUNY-Downstate Brooklyn. Privileges are also held at Kings County Hospital Medical Center and Woodhull Hospital of HHC and at the VA Medical Center of NY.
Dr. Shrier has published extensively on diabetes, retinopathy of prematurity and age-related macular degeneration and is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS).
Diabetic eye exams and treatment
Lasers and Intravitreal injections
Pars-plana vitrectomy surgery
Diseases of aging
Retinal vein occlusions
Macular pucker, epiretinal membrane, macular holes, retinal tears and holes and retinal detachment