Ophthalmology Fellowships

Fellowships at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) are offered in numerous ophthalmic subspecialties, including cornea and external diseaseglaucoma, retina, pediatric ophthalmology, uveitis, and ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. Our highly competitive programs strive to provide trainees with a diverse range of clinical, surgical, and research opportunities. Strong faculty mentorship and exposure to a diverse patient population and a wide breadth of pathologies, are some of the many strengths of our fellowships. At NYEE, our goal is to ensure that our fellows have the best possible training experience so they can become future leaders in the field of ophthalmology.

Ophthalmology Fellows

Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery

Laiyin Ma, MD
Residency: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
College: Boston University – College of Arts and Science

Glaucoma

Jane Song, MD
Residency: State University of New York (SUNY) - Stony Brook
Medical School: New York Medical College
College: Emory University

Vitreo-Retinal

Richard Kaplan, MD
Residency: New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
Medical School: College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University
College: George Washington University

Alexander Pinhas, MD
Residency: State University of New York (SUNY) - Downstate Medical Center
Medical School: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
College: Macaulay Honors College at City University of New York (CUNY) Queens College

Brittany Powell, MD
Residency: Naval Medical Center San Diego
Medical School: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
College: University of North Carolina

Vincent Sun, MD
Residency: McGill University, Montreal QC
Medical School: McGill University
Undergraduate Education: Marianopolis College

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus 

Rebecca Weiss, MD
Residency: Montefiore Medical Center
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
College: Stern College for Women

Uveitis and Ocular Immunology

Palak Majmudar, MD
Residency: Icahn School of Medicine of Mount Sinai
Medical School: University of Kentucky College of Medicine
College: Washington University in St. Louis, College of Arts and Science