The Eye Care Group, Waterbury/New Haven, CT
(formerly Opthalmic Surgical Associates & Temple Eye Physicians)
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Main Office Number: 203-597-9100
Dr. Joel Geffin is a Board Certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained in both corneal surgery and refractive surgery. This makes Dr. Geffin one of a few select eye surgeons who has received full fellowship training in surgery of the cornea, the external window of the eye, and refractive surgery, which corrects the eye’s ability to focus. Dr. Geffin’s special surgical skills include LASIK, corneal transplants and cataract surgery.
Dr. Geffin received his undergraduate degree with honors from the University of Chicago and his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his ophthalmology residency training at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Geffin then went on to California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco where he specialized in corneal and refractive surgery during his fellowship.
Dr. Geffin is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Refractive Surgery Interest Group, the New England Ophthalmological Society and the prestigious Castroviejo Cornea Society. Dr. Geffin is a member and on the executive board of the Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians. Dr. Geffin has published work in a major ophthalmic textbo