New York Eye and Ear Infirmary - AFB Directory Profile
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
310 East 14th Street
New York, NY 10003
(212) 979-4000 (Local)
Founded in 1820, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary (NYEEI) in Manhattan (New York City) is the oldest specialty hospital in the Western Hemisphere. NYEEI provides patient care, community outreach, graduate and continuing medical education, and scientific research.
The Glaucoma Foundation sponsors a Glaucoma Support and Education Group at NYEEI that meets once a month on the third Saturday morning of the month (except during the summer).
Hours of operation: Mon.-Fri. 9:00 AM-3:00 PM; Sat. 8:30 AM-10:30 AM.
Hyacinth Johnson, Nursing Care Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Suzanne Schudel, Low Vision Assistant/Ophthalmic Technologist
Services for Adults
- Low Vision Services
- Provides low vision evaluation and follow-up. Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.
Services for Professionals
- Professional Training
- Sponsors an Ophthalmic Technology and Orthoptic School and offers a resident training program, and weekly clinical conferences on strabismus and pediatric cases.