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Paul Krawitz, MD

Glaucoma & Laser Cataract Surgeon

Paul L. Krawitz, MD, is a high honors graduate of the University of Michigan. He received his medical degree from State University…

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Education

  • Fellowship

    • Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

  • Residency

    • Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY

  • Internship

    • Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY

  • Medical School

    • State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

  • Undergraduate

    • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Professional activities

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology

    Columbia University
  • Fellow

    American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Diplomate

    American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Elected Member

    American Glaucoma Society
  • Long Island Ophthalmological Society
  • New York State Ophthalmological Society
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

NewsOctober 4, 2019

OCLI Huntington Park Avenue Anniversary Celebration On Behalf of Guide Dog Foundation

Dr. Paul Krawitz and the Huntington Park Avenue office celebrated its one-year anniversary in OCLI and Spectrum Vision Partners with a successful and well-attended fund-raising art show on behalf of the Guide Dog Foundation.  On display was original digital artwork from young artist, Scarlett Willems, and the photographic collection of Dr. Paul Krawitz. Spectrum Vision…

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NewsOctober 4, 2019

OCLI Broadens Its Patient Service Footprint by Partnering with Huntington Eye Care

OCLI, a Spectrum Vision Partners managed practice, announced today that the well-respected glaucoma and laser cataract surgeon, Paul L. Krawitz, MD and optometrist Christopher Lutz, OD of Huntington Eye Care, are joining the highly trained ophthalmology and optometry team at OCLI. This is OCLI’s second location in Huntington, New York; The Huntington Eye Care team…

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Biography

Paul L. Krawitz, MD, is a high honors graduate of the University of Michigan. He received his medical degree from State University of New York at Buffalo, followed by internal medical training at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York. Dr. Krawitz completed an ophthalmology residency and later served as the chief ophthalmology resident at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Under the direction of Doctors Steven Podos and Carl Camras, both recognized as world leaders in their field, he completed an additional year of sub-specialization fellowship training in glaucoma at Mount Sinai.

Dr. Krawitz performs over 1,000 ophthalmic procedures annually, including laser-assisted cataract surgery, the most modern therapies for glaucoma, and treatment of macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.

Dr. Krawitz is an assistant clinical professor of ophthalmology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in Manhattan. He is a frequent lecturer at professional ophthalmic meetings regarding his highly successful surgical techniques for cataracts, glaucoma, and specialty intraocular lenses.

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