Robert F. Rothman, MD is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at New York Medical College, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and Hofstra University Medical School. After graduating from the Combined Seven-Year Bachelor of Arts/Doctor of Medicine Program at Boston University in 1993, he entered his residency in Ophthalmology at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Rothman completed his training in 1997 and entered a fellowship in Glaucoma at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. In 1998, he joined Drs. Robert Ritch and Jeffrey Liebmann in practice at New York Eye and Ear, where he pursued his research interests in surgical outcomes. From 2000 to the present, he has been a partner at Glaucoma Consultants of Long Island, where he maintains an active role in research, education and patient care activities.
Dr. Rothman is a residency instructor in glaucoma for the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, and the North Shore/ Long Island Jewish programs. He is a member of numerous local and national societies including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, of which he is a Diplomate, and the American Glaucoma Society, and maintains professional advisory panel positions for The Sturge-Weber Foundation and for the Tender Loving Care Foundation. He is currently the Secretary for the Long Island Ophthalmological Society and serves on the Executive Board of the Garden City Surgicenter. He is a past President of the Nassau Academy of Medicine, Ophthalmology Section.
Dr. Rothman currently spends the majority of his time in direct patient care. He focuses on adult and pediatric glaucoma care and utilizes the latest medical, laser and surgical techniques, including Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty, Baerveldt and Ahmed Glaucoma implant surgery, trabeculectomy both with and without the Express Shunt, Canaloplasty and Trabectome. He also performs small incision, sutureless cataract surgery with the option for implantation of the Crystalens accommodating intraocular lens and Toric lenses for astigmatism correction.
Dr. Rothman is honored to be included in Top Doctors and Top Ophthalmologists for several years.
Allison Angelilli, MD, FACS received her undergraduate degree from Cornell University and her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine internship and residency at New York University Medical Center/Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, followed by a clinical glaucoma fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary with the Glaucoma Associates of New York.
Dr. Angelilli is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Hofstra School of Medicine, as well as Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at New York University Medical Center and North Shore-Long Island Jewish Medical Center, where she plays an active role in resident education, research and patient care. She is also a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, the New York Glaucoma Society, the Long Island Ophthalmological Society and Women in Ophthalmology.
Janet Serle, MD is Professor of Ophthalmology and the Director of both the Glaucoma Clinical and Research Fellowships at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She has been a member of the full-time faculty at Mount Sinai since 1985. Dr. Serle graduated from Harvard Medical School and did her internship in general surgery at Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. She then did a glaucoma research fellowship, a residency in ophthalmology, and a glaucoma clinical fellowship at the Mount Sinai Medical Center.
Dr. Serle has received numerous awards, including an Honor Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Serle has been a Principal Investigator on more than 25 N.I.H. or industry sponsored research grants and has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles and chapters. Dr. Serle's research includes investigations of new medications, new surgical treatments, use of technology, and outcomes of treatment for glaucoma.
Dr. Serle is involved in numerous ophthalmic organizations. She is the Program Chairman of the New York Glaucoma Society, Vice President of the NYC chapter of Women in Ophthalmology, and a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Glaucoma. She is a past President of the New York Society for Clinical Ophthalmology, and has been the Glaucoma Editor for Focal Points, a continuing Medical Education publication for the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Serle's practice is limited to glaucoma. Her expertise includes medical and surgical management of congenital, pediatric and adult glaucomas.
Dr. Serle is honored to be included in the Castle-Connolly Guide to Top Doctors.
Robert Auerbach, MD is a graduate of Vassar College, where he received a degree in Biochemistry with general and departmental honors. He received his medical degree from SUNY Downstate, followed by two years of internal medical training at Beth Israel Medical Center in NYC and an ophthalmology residency at SUNY Downstate.
Dr. Auerbach is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Nassau County Medical Society, and an associate member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. He specializes in general ophthalmology, adolescent ophthalmology and lens fitting. Dr. Auerbach is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Daniel Hayes, MD received his undergraduate degree from Boston College and his medical degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University. He completed his internal medicine internship at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and his ophthalmology residency and chief residency at the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. This was followed by a glaucoma fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary with the Glaucoma Associates of New York.
Dr. Hayes is Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at New York University Medical Center and the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society and the New York Glaucoma Society.