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.

Ronald M. Caronia, MD, FACS

Glaucoma & Laser Cataract Surgeon

Ronald Caronia, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma and cataract surgery. He received his bachelor’s degree in bioengineering from the…

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Education

  • Fellowship

    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

  • Residency

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Medical School

    • New York Medical College

  • Undergraduate

    • University of Pennsylvania

Professional activities

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Glaucoma Society
  • New York Glaucoma Society
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

NewsOctober 4, 2019

OCLI Hosts Its Latest Continuing Education Event

Thank you to the over 200 optometrists that were in attendance during our latest continuing education event for optometry held yesterday. Glenn Stoller, MD, Gerard D’Aversa, MD, Eric Donnenfeld, MD, Chad Hummel, MD, Marta McKeague, MD, Ronald Caronia, MD, Qanta Ahmed, MD, Daniel Garibaldi, MD and Surajit Saha, MD presented on various ophthalmic topics to…

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Biography

Ronald Caronia, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma and cataract surgery. He received his bachelor’s degree in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from New York Medical College. After his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital, where he served as chief resident, Dr. Caronia completed a fellowship in glaucoma at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Dr. Caronia is an assistant clinical professor of ophthalmology at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. He is actively involved in residency training in the field of glaucoma and assisting residents in surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Nassau University Medical Center. He has published numerous articles in the major journals of ophthalmology and has spoken nationally on various topics in the field of glaucoma. He has also written a textbook about glaucoma. Dr. Caronia is a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, Medical Society of the State of New York, New York Glaucoma Society and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

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