Stephen G Spitzer, MD

Stephen G Spitzer, MD
Appointed 07/07/11
L Upstate Specialty Services at Harrison Center
550 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
315 464-5440

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Ophthalmology: Cornea/External Disease

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Cornea Consultants of Albany, 2005
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2004
  • Internship: St. Raphaels Hospital, 2001
  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1999

Clinical Interests

  • Cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, dry eye, iritis, refractive error, corneal ulcers, corneal edema, cornea transplant, laser vision correction.

Research Interests

  • Keratoprosthesis, Descemets stripping technique for cornea transplant.

Specialties & Certification

  • Ophthalmology
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Cornea and External Disease
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Sue Stearns in anatomy lab

Sue Stearns, PhD, is an associate professor of cell and developmental biology, and one of four faculty members who teach Gross Anatomy to first-year medical students at SUNY Upstate. Students routinely cite this course as a favorite.

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