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Common eye disease are cataracts, glaucoma, retinal disorders, and conjunctivitis.

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Ophthalmology (New England Eye Center)

Ophthalmology (New England Eye Center) at Tufts Medical Center in Boston specializes in the testing and treatment of all types of eye diseases and visual problems.
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Doctors + Care Team

Jay S. Duker, MD

Jay S. Duker, MD

Title(s): Ophthalmologist-in-Chief; Director, New England Eye Center; Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology and Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4604
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Macular disease, intraocular tumors, vitreoretinal diseases and surgery, diabetic eye disease

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Adam H. Rogers, MD

Adam H. Rogers, MD

Title(s): Ophthalmologist; Retina Specialist; Director, Vitreoretinal Fellowship; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5486
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Vitreoretinal disease and surgery, diabetic eye disease

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Andre J. Witkin, MD

Andre J. Witkin, MD

Title(s): Ophthalmologist; Retina Specialist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Vitreoretinal surgery, retinal diseases, macular diseases

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Arnold J. Kroll, MD

Arnold J. Kroll, MD

Title(s): Ophthalmologist; Retina Specialist; Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Vitreo-retinal diseases

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Cynthia G. Mattox, MD, FACS

Cynthia G. Mattox, MD, FACS

Title(s): Vice Chair for Clinical Services, Department of Ophthalmology; Director, Glaucoma and Cataract Service; Director, New England Eye Center at Steward St. Elizabeth's Medical Center; Co-Director, Glaucoma Fellowship; Vice Chair of Ophthalmology; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Glaucoma, cataract, anterior segment diseases and surgery

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Elias Reichel, MD

Elias Reichel, MD

Title(s): Vice Chair for Research and Education, Department of Ophthalmology; Director, Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery Service; Co-Director, Electrophysiology Service; Director, Medical Retina Fellowship; Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery, diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, hereditary retinal degenerations, retinal venous occlusive disease

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Francis J. McCabe, MD

Francis J. McCabe, MD

Title(s): Ophthalmologist; Retina Specialist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 978-534-6100
Fax #: 978-534-3053

Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery, diabetic eye disease

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Helen K. Wu, MD

Helen K. Wu, MD

Title(s): Director, Refractive Surgery Service; Cornea Specialist; Cornea, External Disease and Cataract Service; Uveitis & Immunology Service; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Cornea and anterior segment diseases and cataract surgery, refractive surgery

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Johanna M. Seddon, MD, ScM

Johanna M. Seddon, MD, ScM

Title(s): Director, Ophthalmic Epidemiology and Genetics Service; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-9000
Fax #: 617-636-1124

Vitreoretinal diseases: macular degeneration, macular dystrophies, hereditary retinal disorders, and retinal vascular disorders

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Michael H. Goldstein, MD, MM

Michael H. Goldstein, MD, MM

Title(s): Co-Director, Cornea, External Disease and Cataract Service; Refractive Surgery Service; Uveitis & Immunology Service; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-0626
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Cornea and external diseases, cataract surgery, refractive surgery, uveitis and immunology

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Michael B. Raizman, MD

Michael B. Raizman, MD

Title(s): Co-Director, Cornea and Cataract Service; Director, Uveitis & Immunology Service; Director, Corneal Fellowship; Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Cornea diseases, external diseases, anterior segment diseases, cataract surgery

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Nadia K. Waheed, MD, MPH

Nadia K. Waheed, MD, MPH

Title(s): Ophthalmologist; Retina Specialist; Associate Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Ophthalmology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Vitreoretinal disease and surgery, diabetic eye disease

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