When you visit Eye Associates for your vision care, you know that you are placing your eyesight in the hands of highly skilled and experienced specialists. Our team includes twelve doctors and a large group of dedicated and talented support staff. Our physicians have been trained at premier medical schools throughout the world. Our ophthalmologists are board certified and have decades of combined experience diagnosing and treating conditions of the eye.
We are proud to have a team of highly trained eye care specialists who are dedicated to the care of our patients’ vision and optical health. The outstanding credentials of our physicians set our practice apart, but it is their commitment and compassion that make us one of the premier ophthalmology groups in New England.
David S. Gendelman, M.D. is a board certified member of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the Massachusetts Medical Society, and was selected as a Best of Boston Physician. Dr. David Gendelman has successfully performed thousands of surgeries including cataract surgery, retinal detachment surgery, in addition to lasers for diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma, as well… more
Phillip M. Gendelman, M.D. is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of the Massachusetts Eye Physicians and Surgeon, the Massachusetts Medical Society, and was selected as a Best of Boston Physician. Dr. Phillip Gendelman has successfully performed thousands of surgeries, including cataract surgery, lasers for diabetic retinopathy, retinal holes and tears, and glaucoma, as well as numerous… more
Dr. Robin Steinberg, M.D. is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society, Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She has vast experience in the medical and surgical treatment of eye disease with a special interest in glaucoma and neuro-ophthalmologic disorders… more
Deborah E. Zuckerman, M.D. is a board certified member of the American Board of Ophthalmology. She sees both children and adults in her practice. She has an interest in pediatric ophthalmology and sees patients with a wide range of childhood eye issues, including amblyopia, strabismus, and congenital eye diseases. She also treats a wide range of general ophthalmology conditions including… more
Dr. Ioannis Glavas, M.D. is an internationally known, board certified physician trained both as an eye plastic surgeon – oculoplastics, orbital surgery – and as a cosmetic surgeon. Dr. Glavas specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the eyelids, the orbit, and the lacrimal system in both adults and pediatric patients. He also performs cosmetic surgery of the eyelids and the face, and is an… more
Dr. Robert Johnson, O.D. was born and raised in Malden, Massachusetts and attended Malden Catholic High School. He went on to pursue his undergraduate education at Suffolk University as a Fulham Scholar. After graduating in 1990, he moved on to the New England College of Optometry earning his doctorate in Optometry in 1994. Upon graduation he was accepted into the Optometric Residency program… more
Dr. Alec Smail, O.D. studied at the University of Manchester, the London School of Hygiene and Topical Medicine for his PhD and the New England College of Optometry prior to joining Eye Associates. He was awarded the John Busvine medal and William Feinbloom award for academic excellence. He did research into onchocerciasis, a parasitic infection causing River blindness. He is licensed in the state of Massachusetts… more
Dr. Rodney Immerman, O.D. is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and specializes in low vision. He frequently serves as consultant to the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind and to the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission. He routinely sees patients with age related macular degeneration, Stargardt’s Disease, macular holes, drug induced retinal toxicity, uveitis, giant… more
Lisa Pilleri O.D. earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree from Lehigh University in 1991. She continued her studies at The New England College of Optometry and obtained her Doctorate of Optometry in 1995. At graduation, Dr. Pilleri received the Silor Optical Award for her broad knowledge of eyeglass materials, fitting, and dispensing. After spending 10 years in another optometric practice, Dr. Pilleri… more
Michelle C. Liang, M.D. is a board certified member of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Society of Retinal Specialists.
She obtained her B.A. in Biology at the John Hopkins University and her M.D. at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She completed her transitional year in medicine and surgery at Newton-Wellesley Hospital… more
Sergey Urman, M.D. is a board certified member of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of the New England Ophthalmological Society, and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Dr. Sergey Urman has successfully performed thousands of surgeries, including cataract surgery, lasers for glaucoma, as well as some lid procedures… more
Nora Muakkassa M.D. is a graduate of Cornell University and New York University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in ophthalmology and medical retina fellowship at the New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center. She specializes in all aspects of comprehensive ophthalmology and cataract surgery as well as in the diagnosis and management of medical retinal disease… more