Dr. Ernest William Kornmehl MD Ophthalmologist
Dr. Ernest Kornmehl is an ophthalmologist in Brookline, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Kornmehl accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 32 doctors at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and one of 24 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Cornea & External Disease, Refractive Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1985–1988
Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Fellowship, Heed Fellow Cornea/Refractive Surgery, 1988–1990
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1984
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 25 years in Ophthalmology
NY State Medical License
Active through 2016
MA State Medical License
Active through 2015
Publications & Presentations
FDA approves help for aging eyes. Conductive keratoplasty may improve vision for people older than 40 who need reading glasses to see "the fine print".
LASIK-induced optic neuropathy.
Kornmehl, E.W., Maloney, R.K.
Intraocular injection of lidocaine.
Lincoff, H., Zweifach, P., Brodie, S., Fuchs, W., Gross, S., Kornmehl, E., Krauss, M., Iwamoto, T., Jakobiec, F.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Harvard Pilgrim HMO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- UniCare PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Patient Advice & Support
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54 Washington Street Wellesley, MA 02481
Brookline, MA 02445
Phone: (617) 232-2090
Fax: (781) 237-6611