Dr. Edmund P Farris Jr, MD - Reviews

Ophthalmology Hawthorne, NY

About Dr. Edmund P Farris Jr MD

Dr. Edmund P Farris Jr, MD is a doctor primarily located in Hawthorne, NY. Their specialties include Ophthalmology.


Get Directions Hudson Valley Eye Associates
24 Saw Mill River Rd Ste 202
Hawthorne , NY 10532


Dr. Edmund P Farris Jr has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Edmund P Farris Jr has the following 10 expertise

  • Eye Pain
  • Blindness
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Exam
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Vision Issues
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy


New York Medical College


Ohio State University College Of Medicine

Graduated in 1992

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More about Dr. Edmund P Farris Jr

Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Dr, Edmund P. Farris performed his undergraduate training at Northwestern University near Chicago. He went on to receive his MD from the Medical College of Ohio and was named to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, a distinction reserved for the top 5 percent of the class. Dr. Farris’ internship was performed in Akron, Ohio prior to moving to New York for residency training. New York Medical College was the site for his residency training where his was named Chief Resident. From there Dr. Farris performed his Fellowship in Glaucoma at Mount Sinai in New York with world-renowned mentors Dr. Steven Podos and Dr. Janet Serle. Dr. Farris has since been recognized as a thought leader in Glaucoma diagnosis and treatment. He has published numerous academic papers and abstracts regionally and nationally on glaucoma topics. He continues to be involved in clinical and academic research projects. Dr. Farris is also the Glaucoma Services Director for Belluvue Hospital and the Manhattan V.A. He holds the associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at New York University. Dr. Farris offers the latest in glaucoma therapy and surgical procedures. He has performed thousands of procedures including cataract surgery, glaucoma lasers and procedures and surgeries of the anterior portion of the eye. He works with you to provide your maximal comfort and best outcome. Dr. Farris and Dr. Potash are proud to be the Glaucoma specialists of choice to referring ophthalmologists thoughtout Westchester County and the Hudson and Connecticut Valleys.

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