Weill Cornell Eye -- Lower Manhattan

Our expert and highly specialized physicians at Weill Cornell Eye -- Lower Manhattan, the newly opened satellite office of Weill Cornell Eye Associates located on the 12th floor of 156 William Street, protect and preserve eye health, while providing a broad scope of valuable vision care. Ophthalmologists can help patients attain a clearer view of the world. Their specialized medical skills are especially vital when the eyes are affected by disorders, injury, disease complications or degeneration.

Our comprehensive ophthalmology services include general eye health exams, vision evaluations, and preventive care, as well as therapeutic and surgical options for the most challenging conditions. Our highly regarded, hospital-associated, New York ophthalmologists can diagnose and treat eye conditions in a full range of complexities.

The following ophthalmological subspecialty services are available through Weill Cornell Eye -- Lower Manhattan:

  • Comprehensive/general eye care
  • General contact lens fitting
  • Complex contact lens fitting for various corneal disorders
  • Cataract surgery
  • Retinal and vitreous disorders and surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Corneal disorders and surgery
  • Oculoplastic, reconstructive, and orbital surgeries
  • Neuro-ophthalmology

These and other eye conditions are treated:

  • Blurry/decreased vision
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Corneal disease
  • Dry, teary, watery or red eyes
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Macular degeneration
  • Double vision
  • Eyelid diseases/conditions (drooping eyelids, etc.)

The cataract surgery options available through our New York ophthalmology services include accommodating intraocular lens, multifocal intraocular lens, and suture-free procedures. Patients also may achieve improved eye health with artificial corneal replacements, vitreoretinal procedures, and the oculoplastic repair of eye structures. From neuro- ophthalmology to senior care, we have a steadfast commitment to excellence in all of our medical areas.

Dr. Sun
Grace Sun, MD
  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Director, Ophthalmolgy Residency Program
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0603
Specialties: Comprehensive/General Eye Care Cataract, Cataract Surgery (sutureless surgery, accommodating and multifocal intraocular lens), Corneal Disease, Clinical Research/Clinical Trial , Blurry Vision/Decreased Vision, Dry Eyes, Tearing Eye/Watery Eye, Red Eye, Conjunctivitis.
Physician Profile: More about Grace Sun, MD
Ana G. Alzaga Fernandez, MD
  • Assistant Attending Ophthalmologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0603
Specialties: Cornea and Anterior Segment Surgery, Cornea and External Eye Disease, Dry Eye Syndrome, Corneal Disorders, Corneal Surgery and Transplant, Cataracts, Cataract Extraction with Intraocular Lens Insertion, Complex Cataract Surgery, Laser Vision Correction Surgery
Physician Profile: More about Ana G. Alzaga Fernandez, MD
Jia Lee, OD
  • Staff Associate in Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Optometrist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0603
Specialties: Eye Glass Prescriptions, Soft and Rigid Gas Permeable Contact Lens Fitting including Multifocal and Keratoconus, and General Eye Care Services
Physician Profile: More about Jia Lee, OD
Cristiano Oliveira, MD
  • Assistant Attending Ophthalmologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0603
Specialties: Optic nerve disease (optic neuritis, ischemic optic neuropathy, optic nerve compression, sarcoid optic neuropathy, Lyme optic neuropathy, neuromyelitis optica, Leber's hereditary optic neuroapthy, Kjer's dominant optic neuropathy, tobacco-alcohol amblyopia, B12 deficiency, toxic optic neuropathy, optic nerve defects), giant cell arteritis, visual field loss (from stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, multiple sclerosis, brain tumor, inflammatory disease, amblyopia) unexplained visual loss, non-organic visual loss, visual hallucinations, papilledema (increased intracranial pressure, pseudotumor cerebri) pseudopapilledema (optic nerve head drusen), double vision (strabismus, 3rd nerve palsies, 4th nerve palsies, 6th nerve palsies, Duane syndrome, vertical skew deviation, internuclear ophthalmoplegia, ocular myasthenia gravis, Miller Fisher syndrome, Wernicke-Korsakoff's syndrome), gaze palsies (progressive supranuclear palsy, chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia), nystagmus (shaking of the eyes, vestibular nystagmus, jerk nystagmus, pendular nystagmus), opsoclonus, ocular flutter, disorders of the lid (blepharospasm, lid retraction, lid flutter), disorders of the pupil (dilated pupil, constricted pupil, Horners syndrome, Adie's pupil, Argyl-Robertson pupil).
Physician Profile: More about Cristiano Oliveira, MD
Anton Orlin, MD
  • Assistant Attending Ophthalmologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0602
Specialties: Retina Degeneration, Retinal Laser Photocoagulation, Retinal Photography, Retinal and Vitreous Disorder, Diabetic Retinal Exams, Pediatric Retina Problems, Retinal Consultations, Retinal Surgery, Detached Retina Repair
Physician Profile: More about Anton Orlin, MD
Leila Rafla-Demetrious, MD
  • Assistant Professor of Cinical Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Assistant Attending Ophthalmologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0602
Specialties: Comprehensive/General Eye Care, Glaucoma
Physician Profile: More about Leila Rafla-Demetrious, MD
Sarju Patel, MD
  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College

    Assistant Attending Ophthalmologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0603
Specialties: Infectious and Inflammatory Conditions that Include Irits, Anterior and Posterior Uveitis, Retinal Vasculitis, Sarcoidosis, Serpiginous Choroiditis, and Birdshot Chorioretinopathy, Cataract and Anterior Segment Surgery, Comprehensive Services, Retisert Implants, Entropion/Ectropion Repair, Mild Ptosis Correction.
Physician Profile: More about Sarju Patel, MD
Grace Wang, OD
  • Staff Associate in Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Optometrist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Phone: (646) 962-2020
Fax: (646) 962-0603
Specialties: Contact lens fitting, eyeglass prescriptions, specialized refractive services
Physician Profile: More about Grace Wang, OD

Office Location:

  • Weill Cornell Eye -- Lower Manhattan
  • 156 William Street
    12th floor
    New York, NY 10038
  • For appointments call: (646) 962-2020

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