Dr. Jason Comander MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Jason Comander is an ophthalmologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 8 years. Dr. Comander accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 190 doctors at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and one of 92 at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: Retinal

Clinical Interests: Retina, Inherited retinal degenerations

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Ranked #4 in Ophthalmology

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2006–2007

Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency, Ophthalmology, 2007–2010

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery, 2010–2012

Harvard Medical School
Class of 2006

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 3 years in Ophthalmology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

K12 Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Program Award, NIH / National Eye Institute

Publications & Presentations

Mechanosensitive endothelial gene expression profiles: scripts for the role of hemodynamics in atherogenesis?
García-Cardeña, G., Comander, J. I., Blackman, B. R., Anderson, K. R., Gimbrone, M. A.

Tauroursodeoxycholic acid (TUDCA) protects photoreceptors from cell death after experimental retinal detachment.
Mantopoulos, D., Murakami, Y., Comander, J., Thanos, A., Roh, M., Miller, J. W., Vavvas, D. G.

Diagnostic testing and disease monitoring in birdshot chorioretinopathy.
Comander, J., Loewenstein, J., Sobrin, L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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