The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detected in more than 100 locations internationally, including in the United States. OCLI is following reasonable protocols consistent with guidelines put forth by the CDC and the World Health Organization (WHO) to protect our patients and colleagues. Stay up-to-date and learn more about coronavirus.

Jolanta Mychajlyszyn, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Jolanta Mychajlyszyn, PA-C, is a board-certified physician assistant at OCLI. Ms Mychajlyszyn is also on the staff of Island Eye Surgicenter on…

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Biography

Jolanta Mychajlyszyn, PA-C, is a board-certified physician assistant at OCLI. Ms Mychajlyszyn is also on the staff of Island Eye Surgicenter on Long Island, New York, as well as many of our local hospitals, where she assists OCLI surgeons. Island Eye Surgicenter is a three-operating room facility with 35 attending physicians, who perform nearly 10,000 procedures annually. Ms. Mychajlyszyn graduated from the prestigious Physician Assistant Program at the Catholic Medical Centers of Brooklyn and Queens in 1998. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from St. John’s University, where she was recognized for her skills with a Clinical Excellence Award.

In August of 1998, Ms. Mychajlyszyn joined OCLI as a physician assistant and has been a part of the practice ever since. Since joining OCLI, she has been actively involved in the surgical care of OCLI patients. She is a regular assistant of the OCLI physicians both at Island Eye and in the hospitals, and has gained an enormous amount of experience working with the OCLI surgeons. In any given week, she will be involved assisting on plastics, retina and glaucoma cases, and is a valuable member of these surgical teams.

Office Status Update

We are here for our patients and the community during this difficult time and are committed to providing eye care for those who need it in a safe and clean environment - although have temporarily closed the majority of our eye clinics in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

WE ARE OCCASIONALLY OPEN AT SELECT REGIONAL EMERGENCY CARE CLINICS FOR VISION THREATENING EMERGENCIES BY APPOINTMENT