Gennady Landa is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and an Attending Surgeon at the Department of Ophthalmology of the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY, USA. Landa received the medical degree from the Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine of Technion, Haifa, Israel, and completed his ophthalmology residency at the Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel. He also completed a two-year Vitreoretinal Surgical Fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, which is the oldest and one of the busiest eye hospitals in USA. Dr. Landa is a vitreoretinal specialist and specializes in both surgical and medical managements of the entire range of conditions that can affect the back of the eye, including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular occlusions, retinal detachment, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, myopia, retinal tears, hereditary and inflammatory retinal diseases, pediatric retinal diseases, and ocular trauma. Dr. Landa is an active researcher and has authored more than 30 original scientific articles in peer-reviewed publications and book chapters, primarily on the area of retinal diseases and surgery. He has given more than 60 national and international presentations of his research work at the main ophthalmology conferences and meetings. He serves as a Reviewer for the major journals in the field of ophthalmology, including the Ophthalmology, Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science Journal, American Journal of Ophthalmology, Graefe’s Archives of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging, and the Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Recently, Dr. Landa has been awarded a prestigious Honor Award from American Society of Retinal Specialists.
Biography Updated on 3 April 2013