Education

Letter from the Chairman

Joel S. Schuman, Professor & Chairman of Ophthalmology, welcomes you to the Department of Ophthalmology Residency training program. Read more... 

Medical Students

The Department of Ophthalmology at NYU is proud to offer a new comprehensive elective to third and fourth year visiting medical students. Read more...

Residency Training

The NYU Ophthalmology Program offers a three-year training program consisting of twenty-one residents. Read more...

group of NYU residents and actors
NYU residents take a break from clinic to visit with actors Terrence Howard and Hayden Christensen filming a movie at Bellevue.

Fellowship Training

NYU Medical Center is a resident training institution. Those in the fellowship program do not compete with the residents, but rather assist with resident instruction. Read more...

Training Hospitals

During the three years of residency, residents rotate through 4 hospitals with unique patient populations. Read more...

Benefits

Salary, housing, benefits, vacation, leave policy, educational services available to residents. Read more...

Policies

For information on policies and procedures. Read more...

Admission & Application

Admissions and application procedures for the NYU ophthalmology residency and fellowship training programs. Read more...

Message from Director

Laurence T. D. Sperber, M. D., Residency Program Director of the Department of Ophthalmology introduces the residency program. Read more...

Meet the Residents

A gallery displaying the first-, second- and third-year residents. Read more...

Recent Events

View photos from some of our recent events. Read more...

FAQs

The most frequently asked questions and concerns on the residency program are addressed. Read more...