Brett P. Bielory, M.D., is the new Medical Director of our Ophthalmology services at Riverside Medical Group, and specializes in corneal transplantation, refractive surgery and ocular surface disease. Dr. Bielory received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his doctorate in Medicine from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. He completed an Ocular Pathology research fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida. He completed his ophthalmology residency at New York Medical College.
Dr. Bielory finished his training by completing a fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery fellowship at Tufts University/New England Eye Center. He implements a customized, patient-centered approach incorporating surgical and non-surgical options to help patients choose their best treatment plan for corneal, refractive, and functional concerns of the eyes. Dr Bielory is an innovator and enthusiastic teacher who loves bridging the gap between basic science, clinical practice and patient compassion. He enjoys teaching residents and fellows in the clinic and operating room at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.
Dr. Bielory has published over 20 articles and book chapters in the field of ocular surface disease with a keen interest in ocular allergy. He is a reviewer for numerous nationally peer-reviewed journals such as JAMA Ophthalmology and British Journal of Ophthalmology. As Director of Ophthalmology at Riverside Medical Group, Dr. Bielory combines his clinical care passion, scientific drive and innovative creativity to provide first class comprehensive care with a focus on Ocular Surface Disease management.