Dr. Roy R Rubinfeld MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Roy Rubinfeld is an ophthalmologist in Chevy Chase, Maryland and is affiliated with MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. He is one of 74 doctors at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology, Cornea & External Disease, Refractive Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1983 - 1985

Staten Island University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1983

Wills Eye Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1986 - 1987

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1982

George Washington University
Chief Residency, Ophthalmology, 1985 - 1986

Long Island House
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1983

State University of New York at Buffalo
Other Training, Microbiology and Immunology, 1976 - 1978

Union College
Other Training, 1971 - 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 27 years in Ophthalmology

DC State Medical License
Active through 2012

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

VA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc
2006

Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc
2012

Recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Secretariat Award for contributions to Ophthalmology
2004

First Place Award for Best Paper of Scientific Session, International Society of Refractive Surgeons Annual Meeting
2001

Media Spokesperson for American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
2001

Media Spokesperson for American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
2013

Official Media Spokesperson/Clinical Correspondent for the American Academy of Ophthalmology--Subject Expert on LASIK and Refractive Surgery, Keratoconus, crosslinking
1998

Official Media Spokesperson/Clinical Correspondent for the American Academy of Ophthalmology--Subject Expert on LASIK and Refractive Surgery, Keratoconus, crosslinking
2013

Reilly Award for Excellence as a resident physician, The Staten Island Hospital
1983

Master’s Degree with Highest Honors in Immunology and Microbiology, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y
1978

National Science Foundation Commendation
1977

National Institute of Health Training Fellowship recipient
1976

National Institute of Health Training Fellowship recipient
1978

Bachelor of Science with Honors
1975

New York State Board of Regents Scholar
1971

New York State Board of Regents Scholar
1975

Publications & Presentations

Meibomian Gland Dysfunction and Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis.

Successful Treatment of Recurrent Corneal Erosion with Nd:YAG Anterior Stromal Puncture.

Herpetic Eye Disease Study Group.

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