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Eye disease

Roy S. Chuck, Ph.D., M.D.

Roy S. Chuck, Ph.D., M.D.

Professor and Chair, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Einstein and Montefiore Health System

Professor, Genetics, Einstein

Eye diseaseDry eyeStem cell research

Stem cell treatmentCorneal restorationLaser surgery

Dr. Chuck is a prominent stem cell and dry eye researcher and one of the youngest ophthalmology chairs in the country. He is a cornea specialist with expertise in the field of laser techniques, including LASIK surgery. Dr. Chuck has been featured on ABC’s “Good Morning America” discussing the increased rate of nearsightedness in the United States. read more...