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Ophthalmologist; Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department + Services
Clinical Focus Areas
Cornea, external disease, cataract surgery, including femtosecond laser technology, cornea transplants and refractive surgery including LASIK and PRK
Seeing Patients In
|Programs + Specialties
|Training + Education
Favaloro University Faculty of Medical Sciences; Residency: New England Eye Center, Tufts University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
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Tufts Medical Center
Biewend Building, 10th Floor
260 Tremont St.
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866
New England Eye Center - Framingham
959 Concord Street
Framingham, MA 01702
Phone #: 508-879-3204
Fax #: 508-620-0098
2018, Charles J. Preefer, MD Award for Outstanding Research
2018, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Foundation Research Grant
2017, Ophthalmology Times Travel Award
2017, Resident Writer’s Program Finalist, Ophthalmology Times , Third Place
2017, ASCRS Film Festival, New Producer/Young Physician Category, First Place
2016, HEED Ophthalmic Foundation Travel Grant, 11th Annual Heed Foundation Residents Retreat
2011, National Academic Merit Award and Scholarship, Santander University Program, Argentina
2010, Best Medical Student Award, Ranked #1 of Class 2010, Favaloro University, Argentina
2010, Honor Medical Diploma Award, Favaloro University, Argentina
Melina I. Morkin, MD is a member of the New England Eye Center’s Cornea, External Disease, Cataract, and Refractive Surgery Service. She is also Associate Director of the Cornea, External Diseases & Anterior Segment Fellowship. Board certified in ophthalmology, Dr. Morkin is a graduate of Favaloro University, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Dr. Morkin’s clinical interests include cataract surgery, including femtosecond laser technology, ocular surface tumors, cornea transplants and refractive surgery including LASIK and PRK.
Dr. Melina Morkin is the Associate Director of the Cornea & Anterior Segment Fellowship Program. She completed a Cornea, External Disease, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Fellowship at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Previously Dr. Morkin completed an ophthalmology residency at the New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Morkin’s clinical interests include cataract surgery, including femtosecond laser technology, cornea transplants and refractive surgery including LASIK and PRK.
She sees patients at the New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA and at our office in Framingham, MA.