Personal Statement
Dr. Penny Asbell is a Professor of Ophthalmology and the Director of Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, New York. In addition, she is currently on the Board of Directors of the International Society of Refractive Surgery and is a world renowned surgeon, teacher and lecturer on refractive surgery --- LASIK, Intacs --- and cornea and dry eyes.
  • Cataracts
  • LASIK - Laser Eye Surgeons
  • Ophthalmologists
  • B.S. Degree - University of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois) Biochemistry 1968
  • M.D. Degree - State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo (Buffalo, New York) 1975
  • Internal Medicine Internship - Yale-New Haven Hospital (New Haven, Connecticut) 1975-1976
  • Ophthalmology / Immunology Residency / Fellowship - New York University Medical Center (New York, New York) 1976-1980
  • Cornea Fellowship - Louisiana State University Eye Center (New Orleans, Louisiana) 1980-1982
  • CERTIFICATION: American Board of Ophthalmology (No. 1917) 5/14/1980
  • M.B.A. Degree - Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College (New York, NY) *Valedictorian*
  • Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program (ELAM) - Allegheny Univeristy of the Health Sciences (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
  • Affiliation
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO)
  • American Ophthalmological Society (AOS)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists (past president)
  • Eye Bank for Sight Restoration Inc. (past president)
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS - past board of directors)
  • Honor Recipient of The American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Associate Adjunct, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary Laser Center
  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Mount Sinai Medical School
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary Laser Center
  • Veterans Administration Hospital
  • Elmhurst City Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
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