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Tal Ben Ami, MD

Medical and Surgical Management of the Retina, Vitreous, and Macula

Dr. Ben Ami is a board-certified Ophthalmologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of retina, macular, and vitreous disorders. He was born…

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Education

  • Fellowship

    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

  • Residency

    • Brown University College of Medicine, Providence, RI

  • Internship

    • Mount Sinai St-Luke’s and West Hospitals, New York, NY

  • Medical School

    • Hebrew University Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel

Professional activities

  • American Society of Retina Specialists, 2020 – present
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2017 – present
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 2014 - present
  • Retina Research Foundation /ARVO Foundation for Eye Research Grant
  • Israel AIDS Task Force Scholarship

Biography

Dr. Ben Ami is a board-certified Ophthalmologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of retina, macular, and vitreous disorders.
He was born in Israel and graduated from the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem. Prior to beginning his ophthalmology training, he devoted a year to studying advanced ophthalmic imaging at NYU Langone Medical Center, where he published multiple papers and presented his research at national meetings. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Brown University and then pursued a 2-year fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at UT Southwestern in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Ben Ami holds membership in the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, the American Society of Retinal Specialists, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American Medical Association.
He welcomes new and existing patients at the OCLI Vision offices in Richmond Hill, Tribeca, and Brooklyn.

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