Dr. Eric Dessner, MD

Ophthalmologist, Brooklyn, NY

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Dr. Dessner is a board-certified ophthalmologist. He has performed thousands of successful cataract surgery operations. Dr. Dessner completed his medical education at Chicago Medical School. He then moved to New York where he completed a residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital.  He also completed a fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology from the world famous Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida.

Dr. Dessner and his office staff are committed to providing the highest level of care for his patients.

In his free time, Dr. Dessner loves to spend time at the gym, writing and traveling. He is also avid film enthusiast. 

Education

Medical School - Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Doctor of Medicine
Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Residency in Ophthalmology
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

American Board of Ophthalmology

Specialties

Ophthalmologist

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Online Profiles


Alexander Rabinovich, MD

Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, NYC

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Alexander Rabinovich, MD is an oculoplastics-trained ophthalmologist serving New York City area. He specializes in surgery of the eyelids, orbit and lacrimal system, as well as facial cosmetic surgery. Dr. Rabinovich spends quality time with each and every patient to instill confidence and ensure patient satisfaction.

Dr. Rabinovich is a member of American Academy of Ophthalmology. Fluent in English, Russian and Medical Spanish.

Alexander Rabinovich, MD is a member of teaching faculty at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai which consistently ranks among the top eye hospitals in the country. He also has active privileges at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson, NJ and Lincoln Medical Center in Bronx, NY.

Education

BS Degree in Biochemistry – Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
Medical Doctorate Degree – Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
Surgical Transitional Year – Flushing Medical Center, Flushing, NY
Ophthalmology Residency Training – St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship – Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA

Specialties

Surgery of the eyelids, orbit and lacrimal system
Facial cosmetic surgery

Languages Spoken

English, Russian and Medical Spanish

Online Profiles


David Maria Rubaltelli, MD, MBA

Ophthalmologist, Bronx, Manhattan, and Brooklyn

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Dr. Rubaltelli is an Ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of diseases and in the surgery of the retina and vitreous. This includes conditions such as Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, and Retinal Detachments.

For the past 5 years he has been an assistant professor of Ophthalmology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center.

Dr. Rubaltelli is now in private practice providing subspecialty care for patients with retinal diseases in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Brooklyn.

Dr. Rubaltelli received his undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology from Dartmouth College and his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University.

Dr. Rubaltelli completed his Ophthalmology residency training at New York Medical College | St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center in New York, and his fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary | Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Rubaltelli also received a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School

Education

Undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology - Dartmouth College
Doctor of Medicine degree - Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Ophthalmology residency training - New York Medical College | St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center New York
Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery - Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary | Harvard Medical School
Masters in Business Administration - Harvard Business School

Specialties

Treatment of diseases and in the surgery of the retina and vitreous
Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, and Retinal Detachments

Languages Spoken

English

Online Profiles


 

Dr. Brandon Harnos, OD

Optometrist

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Dr. Harnos is our newest edition to the Downtown Eyecare team. Upon graduating with honors from the University of Michigan, he moved to New York City to complete his doctorate degree at the SUNY College of Optometry. He has completed rotations in various disciplines with a focus in ocular disease, pediatrics, and vision therapy and enjoys working with a diverse population.

Dr. Harnos and the Downtown Eyecare team are committed to providing the highest level of care for their patients.

In his free time, Dr. Harnos loves to run, play volleyball, and explore new places. Additionally, he is a classically trained trumpet player.

Education

Undergraduate – University of Michigan, Bachelor of Science
Optometry School – SUNY College of Optometry, Doctor of Optometry

Specialties

Optometrist

Languages Spoken

English, Medical Spanish