About H. Jay Wisnicki, M.D.
Director of Ophthalmology
Dr. Wisnicki is the eye care specialist who can provide you with truly state-of-the-art vision care. He is the former Director of Ophthalmology at the prestigious Beth Israel Medical Center and currently Medical Director of Union Square Eye Care.
Medical Board Member
In fact, he is actively involved in the direction taken by many major area hospitals. He holds seats on the medical boards of the Beth Israel Medical Center and The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, and on the Executive Committee of the Department of Ophthalmology at The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary.
And he not only educates future doctors at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary and Beth Israel Medical Center, but he educates long-time practitioners as well, via frequent lectures and published articles.
But the pursuit that gives him the most joy is providing you and your family with the best possible eye care.
Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae (CV)*
Union Square Eye Care
235 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10003
Office Phone: (212) 844-2020
SUNY Upstate Medical Center, M.D., 1981
SUNY at Stony Brook, B.E.E., 1977
John Hopkins/Wilmer Institute Fellowship in Pediatric
Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 1986;
Mount Sinai Medical Center, Residency in Ophthalmology, 1985;
Framingham Union Hospital, Boston University, Internship, 1982
Certification Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology; American Board of Ophthalmology; American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Director, Department of Ophthalmology, Beth Israel Medical Center
Research Interests/Current Projects
Information technology in ophthalmology
Children's Vision Screening