Edward Baron, MD
Dr. Edward Baron has been practicing Neuro-Ophthalmology and caring for patients with on the South Shore of Nassau and Suffolk Counties 24 years. Dr. Baron is board certified in Ophthalmology and is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Member of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society.
He received his B.A. from SUNY at Binghamton, NY and completed his degree at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, NY. He interned at Greenwich Hospital, CT in affiliation with Yale University Medical Center and then completed a one year fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, P.A. Thereafter Dr. Baron had gone on to a residency in Ophthalmology at New York Medical College and fellowship training at Columbia Presbyterian in Neuro-Ophthalmology 1988-1990. In 1991 he completed further fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and completed a fellowship in Orbital Surgery and Neuro-ophthalmology at Allegheny General Hospital (Medical College of Pennsylvania) in 1992.
Dr. Baron has been involved in the training of Ophthalmology residents and was on the faculty as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at SUNY at Downstate from 1994-2003 and as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine 2000-present.
Dr. Baron is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Chair, Department of Ophthalmology at Jacobi Medical Center.
Dr. Baron is available to see patients in our Rockville Centre – Village location.