Craig H. Marcus, MD earned his Bachelors of Arts Degree in English and his Bachelors 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 Sore Long Island Jewish 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 a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. He is active in the training program of the Ophthalmology residency program of the Northwell Hospital system.
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 Fellow 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 along with 3 other glaucoma specialists pioneered the application of the itrack catheter to facilitate an improved surgical approach to pediatric glaucoma.
He is a member of the Executive board of the Nassau County Medical Society and past President of the Nassau Academy of Medicine and a Past President of the Long Island Ophthlalmological Society.
Dr. Marcus is honored to be included in Top Doctors and Top Ophthalmologists for years.
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