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Kenneth Wald, MD, Ophthalmology, New York, NY, Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital / Lenox Hill Hospital-Northwell Health


Ophthalmology New York, NY

Retinal Disease

Director of Retinal Surgery and Retinal Diseases, Professor of Ophthalmogy NYU Langone Medical Center

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  • Office

    222 East 41st Street
    NYU Langone Medical Center
    New York, NY 10017
    Phone+1 929-455-2795
    Fax+1 212-263-2574
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  • Dr. Kenneth Wald a Retinal surgeon in New York, NY and is currently Director of Retinal Diseases and Surgery at NYU Langone Medical center. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he was selected Alpha Omega Alpha. He did his Ophthalmology training at The Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, where he also served as chief resident. He finished his training in Retinal Disease and Surgery at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Education & Training

  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical SchoolFellowship, Surgical Retina and Vitreous, 1991 - 1993
  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/NorthwellResidency, Ophthalmology, 1988 - 1991
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell Campus)
    New York Presbyterian Hospital (Cornell Campus)Internship, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1988
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of MedicineClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1988 - 2024
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Doctor New York Magazine
  • Teacher of Year NYU, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013
  • Most Compassionate Doctor American Registry
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Publications & Presentations



  • Member, Manhattan Ophthalmological Society 2005 - Present
  • Board, Manhattan Eye Foundation 2013 - 2017
  • Board, New York State Ophthalmological Scociety 2010 - 2016

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