Dr. John C Merriam MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. John Merriam is an ophthalmologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 53 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
High performing in Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1977–1978

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1978–1979

Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1979–1982

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Cadherin 5 is Regulated by Corticosteroids and Associated with Central Serous Chorioretinopathy.
Schubert, C.,Pryds, A.,Zeng, S.,Xie, Y.,Bailey Freund, K.,Spaide, R. F.,Merriam, J. C.,Barbazetto, I.,Slakter, J. S.,Chang, S.,Munch, I. C.,Drack, A. V.,Hernandez, J.,Yzer, S.,Merriam, J. E.,Linneberg, A.,Larsen, M.,Yannuzzi, L. A.,Mullins, R. F.,Allikmets, R.

Reticular Pseudodrusen in Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration is Associated with Choroidal Thinning.
Garg, A.,Oll, M.,Yzer, S.,Chang, S.,Barile, G. R.,Merriam, J. C.,Tsang, S. H.,Bearelly, S.

Occult Temporal Arteritis in a 54-Year-Old Man.
Levin, F., Schubert, H.D., Merriam, J.C., Blume, R.S., Odel, J.G.

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