About Jack Dodick MD

Manhattan LASIK and cataract surgeon Dr. Jack Dodick is a highly respected and experienced eye surgeon in New York City. He is the Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at the NYU School of Medicine and has served as president of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Dr. Dodick provides advanced eye care and eye surgery for New York patients with a dedication to quality results and patient comfort.

Dr. Dodick is a pioneer in the field of cataract surgery, one of the first US eye surgeons to use intraocular implants after cataract surgery. Dr. Dodick also invented the only FDA-approved laser cataract removal surgery, known as Dodick Laser Photolysis. In addition to cataract surgery, Dr. Dodick also provides LASIK, and treatment for macular degeneration and glaucoma.

Dr. Dodick has served as president for various ophthalmologic organizations, notably the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ASCRS). Dr. Dodick also pioneered an exchange program for Cuban and American ophthalmologists while serving as chairman of the ASCRS International Relations Committee. In other international efforts, Dr. Dodick also moderated a 2000 summit between the ASCRS and its European counterpart, the ESCRS, on emerging refractive surgery technologies.

Dr. Dodick offers state-of-the-art refractive surgeries and other eye care treatments just two blocks from Central Park. Dr. Dodick's overall approach is to bring in and empower the best talent available and encouraging them to provide the best possible care in an environment of innovation, cooperation, and collegiality. To ensure that NYU remains at the forefront of the profession, he has also helped to establish an ophthalmologic research center at the college.

Dr. Jack Dodick is one of the most experienced and respected eye surgeons in New York City. He provides high-quality LASIK and cataract surgery, as well as treatment for macular degeneration and glaucoma. Dr. Dodick's dedication to quality results and patient comfort is evident in his many accolades and awards.

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Susan G.

NY Times June 9, 1985 "More than 200 of northern China's most skillful eye specialists watched closely ... as a Manhattan doctor performed a cornea... Read More

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Elizabeth B.

do not use this doctor!! he couldn't diagnose why one eye saw better than the other. and he withheld money from me which he would not release until i had to... Read More

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Arline G.

I waited many years before I finally decided to have Cataract surgery.When I told Dr.Dodick I was ready to do the surgery he was extremely accommodating to... Read More

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