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Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Eduardo Alfonso, M.D.

General Information

Eduardo  Alfonso, M.D.

Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Title

  • Chairman
  • Director Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
  • Kathleen & Stanley J. Glaser Chair in Ophthalmology
  • Professor of Ophthalmology

Clinical Specialties

Corneal and External Diseases, Corneal Transplant Surgery, Ocular Infectious Diseases, Ophthalmic Pathology

Clinical Areas

Corneal and External Diseases, Corneal Transplant Surgery, Ocular Infectious Diseases, Ophthalmic Pathology

Research Interests

Ocular microbiology 
Corneal infections
Artificial cornea (keratoprosthesis)

Education

B.A.
Yale College

New Haven, CT

M.D.
Yale University School of Medicine

New Haven, CT

Residency
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute University of Miami School of Medicine

Miami, FL

Corneal and External Diseases Fellowship
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

Ophthalmic Pathology Fellowship
David G. Cogan Eye Pathology Laboratory, Department of Ophthalmology Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

Research Fellowship
Howe Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

Practice Locations

  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at Palm Beach Gardens
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at Miami
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at Naples
  • UHealth at Plantation

Publications

Biography

Personal Statement