Dr. Richard Spaide Receives Multiple Recognitions and Awards

Dr. Richard Spaide was recently picked as one of the best doctors in New York by New York Magazine, one of the best physicians in the United States by “The Best Doctors in America”, and he received the Gass Award, a prestigious international accolade at the Macula Society meeting in Singapore in June 2017.

In July he won first prize in the Maculart meeting in Paris, which is a competition for medically themed artistic images and is awarded every two years. Dr. Spaide also won first prize in that competition in 2015. Dr. Spaide recently received a patent “Volume Analysis and Display of Information in Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography”.

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Richard Spaide, MD wins the prestigious Roger Johnson Award in Macular Degeneration Research

In 2016 Dr. Spaide was awarded the Roger Johnson Memorial Award for Macular Degeneration Research from the University of Washington, which is given every two years to recognize outstanding contribution to the understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of age-related macular degeneration by a clinician or basic science researcher working anywhere in the world. The Roger Johnson Award is one of the most prestigious awards in ophthalmology.

VRMNY Diabetes & Education Night

Join us for a night of education about diabetes and the eye! In conjunction with the American Diabetes Association-Greater New York, we are happy to announce a program featuring education lectures, free eye screenings, and refreshments.

Call (212) 861-9797 or email dschweitzer@vrmny.com for more info.