David Gerstenfeld, MD., FACS
Dr David Gerstenfeld has been in private practice at Island Eye Surgery Specialists since 1992. After receiving an undergraduate degree from Duke University Magna Cum Laude he attended medical school at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where he achieved the highest academic award, entry into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society. Dr Gerstenfeld then performed his residency training in ophthalmic surgery at the Montefiore Hospital medical system, where he gained experience learning under many of the leading surgeons in the field of ophthalmology.
Michael Nejat, MD., FAAO
Dr. Michael Nejat received his Medical Degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1996. At his graduation, Dr. Nejat was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society. This honor is only bestowed to the top medical graduates.
Dr. Nejat’s ophthalmology training commenced at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, ranked at the time as the #1 ophthalmology training program in New York by US New & World Report.
Paul Guerriero, MD., FAAO
Dr. Guerriero is a Board certified Ophthalmic Surgeon specializing in Retina and Vitreous diseases and Uveitis. Dr. Guerriero received his medical degree in 1983 from Downstate Medical Center. He has extensive clinical and surgical experience from the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary where he received his Residency training in Ophthalmology. As a third year resident, he won the prestigious Louis Girard Award which is given to the graduating senior who has made a significant contribution to ophthalmic research.