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.