Dr. Rebecca Mammo, MD
One of the few doctors in New York honored with a humanitarian award, Dr. Mammo was inspired to do ophthalmology as second year Harvard medical school student while interning with World Health Organization fighting river blindness in West Africa. It is at that time she decided to devote her professional energy to prevent eye disease and restore eye sight, having witnessed the miracle of such work. Dr. Mammo practices comprehenisive eye care with a specialized interest in refractive surgery that is superior in safety to LASIK, as well as cataract, glaucoma and oculoplastics including lid lift for excessively droopy lids, and cosmetic injections ie botox. Dr. Mammo has also volunteered as cataract, glaucoma and lid surgeon in Kenya, India and Mexico. Your visit of this doctor goes to help long ways in continuing this young doctors mission work to restore vision in the third world with an upcoming trip scheduled to Ethiopia. Dr. Mammo has conducted several research projects which were honored for academic presentations including at the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the New York Academy of Medicine on variety of topics such as open angle glaucoma, pediatric eye disease, and infections of the eye.
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- American Board of Ophthalmology
Education and training
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Residency in Ophthalmology
- Medical School - Harvard University
Awards and publications
- Humanitrian award by the Consortium for Quality Health Care
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3965 Sedgwick Avenue, Suite 1F
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