Leon-Paul Noel, MD

Leon-Paul Noel, MD
Appointed 03/12/08
L Upstate Specialty Services at Harrison Center
550 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Ophthalmology: Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics: Pediatric Ophthalmology


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital National Medical Ctr., Washington, D.C., 1978
  • Residency: University of Ottawa, Canada, 1977
  • Residency: Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, 1974
  • MD: University of Ottawa, Canada, 1972

Clinical Interests

  • Hyphema; retinopathy of prematurity esotropia pediatric introcular lenses

Research Interests

  • Pediatric ophthalmology genetics adult strabismus; pediatric glaucoma

Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital



Noel LP, Botash AS, DeSilva A. "Maternal Antiphospholipid Antibodies and Vitreous Hemorrhages in the Newborn; a case report." Arch Ophthalmo. 119:9114-916, 2001.

Alpert SG, Fergerson J and Noel LP, "Intrauterine West Nile Virus; Ocular and Systemic Findings." Am. J. Ophthal. 136:733-735, 2003.

Simon JW, SOod S. Yoon MK, Kaw P, Zobal-Ratner J, Archer SM, Gardiner JA, Hutchinson A, Marcotty A, Noel L-P, Olsen TW, Tawansy KA and Wallace Dk: "Vitrectomy for Dense Vitreous Hemorrhage in Infancy." Journal of Pediatric Ophthal. In Press 2004.

Iuorno JD, Grant WB and Noel LP. "Clinical Comparison of the Welch Allyn Sure-sight Handheld Auto-refractor Versus Cycloplegic Auto-refraction and Retinoscopic Refraction." JAAPOS. JAAPOS 8:123-7 2004.

DeBecker I, Merriam W, Noel LP, "Phenotypic Variations in Patients with 1630A>T Point Mutation in the PAX6 Gene." Can. J. Ophthal. 39:272-8 2004.

Spitzer SG, Iuorno JD, and Noel LP. "Isolated Subconjunctival Hemorrhages in Nonaccidental Trauma." Journal of AAPOS. 2005; 9(1):53-56,2005.

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