Arnold S. Prywes, MD graduated from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, where he also completed an internship in Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology residency, and fellowship. Dr. Prywes is Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the New York University School of Medicine and Hofstra University School of Medicine, past Assistant Clinical Professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Chief of the Glaucoma Service at the North Shore - Long Island Jewish Medical Center and past Chief of Ophthalmology and President of the Medical Staff at New Island Hospital. He is also the past President of the Long Island Ophthalmological Society, an Honor Award recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and actively involved in clinical research.
Dr. Prywes is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American College of Surgeons. He is the former president of the Nassau County Medical Society and Nassau Academy of Medicine, , and is a former Councilor to the American Academy of Ophthalmology and President Elect of the New York State Ophthalmological Society. He is the holder of multiple patents, including the Aquesys Shunt, a minimally invasive glaucoma procedure presently in FDA clinical trials..
Dr. Prywes has been listed in the Castle-Connolly Guide to Top Doctors for over a decade.
Joseph Weinstein, MD is a graduate of Columbia University, where he was a Pulitzer Scholar. He completed his medical degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. His ophthalmology residency and chief residency were served at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, New York.
Dr. Weinstein is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American College of Surgeons. He is an attending physician at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, where he is also a clinical instructor. Local affiliations also include North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Weinstein's clinical interests include all areas of surgical and medical eye care, including no stitch cataract surgery and multifocal implants. Dr. Weinstein has a special interest in refractive laser surgery, and also offers rejuvenation procedures including Botox and dermal fillers.
Dr. Weinstein is honored to be included in the Castle-Connolly Guide to Top Doctors for more than a decade.
Craig H. Marcus, MD earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry as a Joseph C. Wilson Scholar from the University of Rochester. He performed molecular biology and genetics research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and published several papers in this area.
Dr. Marcus is a graduate of the Chicago Medical School. His post-graduate study included a medicine internship at the North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset and Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in Manhattan. Dr. Marcus completed his Ophthalmology residency in Philadelphia at Temple University, and a post residency fellowship in glaucoma at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.
Dr. Marcus is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine, as well as Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is active in the training program of the Ophthalmology residency program of North Shore/Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Dr. Marcus is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Member of the American Glaucoma Society. He is also a member of the New York Glaucoma Society and the Ophthalmic Laser Society. He is the Chairman of the Long Island Chapter of the Glaucoma Research Foundation.
Dr. Marcus has authored many research papers on glaucoma and is actively involved in the development of newer surgical approaches for glaucoma. He has a special interest in pediatric glaucoma. He is a member of the Executive Board and the current President of the Nassau Academy of Medicine, and a past President of the Long Island Ophthalmological Society.
Dr. Marcus is honored to be included in Top Doctors and Top Ophthalmologists for several years.