5121 Avenue U
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Advanced Medical and Surgical Care of the Eye and Retina
Excellence in sight
Comprehensive Retina & Eye Exam
Thorough examination for retinal and ophthalmic disease
Latest in intravitreal injections, argon laser photocoagulation and micropulse laser are used to treat retinal disease
Surgery & Laser
Ophthalmic surgery with the most cutting-edge technology is done to treat major sight threatening disease
MEET YOUR DOCTOR
Solly E. Elmann, MD FACS
Dr. Solly E. Elmann is an award-winning board certified Ophthalmologist with a subspecialty in medical and surgical retinal disease. His research interests include therapeutics in the treatment of retina disease, laser photocoagulation therapy, and diabetic retinal disease. He has presented his findings nationally and internationally, and has authored numerous abstracts, papers, and publications.
Dr. Elmann earned his medical degree with the accelerated BA-MD program at SUNY Downstate, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha society. He continued with a residency in Ophthalmology at SUNY, where he was elected Chief Resident and received the EC Lazzaro Excellence in Teaching Award. He then completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery under the mentorship of internationally renowned Bert M. Glaser at the National Retina Institute. He was also awarded the Endowed Honor Award, and inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. Dr. Elmann is an assistant professor at St. Johns ophthalmology residency program. Dr. Elmann is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Retinal Specialists, the LIGHT Laser society, and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology; he is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Elmann enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He speaks Spanish, Hebrew, and Arabic.