Dr. Peter A. Rapoza MD, Ophthalmologist

Dr. Peter A. Rapoza MD

Ophthalmologist

50 Staniford Street Suite 600 Boston Massachusetts, 02114

About

Cataract & Implant Surgery

Laser Vision Correction

Corneal Transplant Surgery

Cornea and Ocular Surface Disease

Education and Training

Pritzker School of Medicine

University of Chicago

Univ of Chicago, Pritzker Sch of Med, Chicago Il 1982

University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine 1982

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology- Ophthalmology; Certified in Massachusetts

Wisconsin

Maryland

and Kenya

OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

Cataract and Corneal SurgeryRefractive Surgery

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Appeared on Connie Chung's Eye To Eye, CNN, and Public Broadcasting -
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School -

Awards

  • Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Best Doctors in America, 2002-2014
  • Best Doctors in Boston, 2002-2014
  • Top Ophthalmologist, Boston Magazine
  • Trusted LASIK Surgeons 2008-2014
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor in America 2014

Treatments

  • Cataracts
  • Diabetes
  • Pterygium
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Lupus
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Dry Eye Syndrome

Residency

  • Univ Of Wi Hosp & Cli, Ophthalmology; Johns Hopkins Hosp, Ophthalmology; Univ Of Chicago Hosps, Internal Medicine  
  • University of Chicago Program   

Fellowships

  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (Cornea, External Disease, Refractive Surgery)

Professional Society Memberships

  • Wilmer Residents Association, Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Society of Heed Fellows, Massachusetts Medical Society, New England Ophthalmological Society, Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons

Articles and Publications

  • 32 Articles

Areas of research

  • Investigator on Studies on radial and astigmatic keratotomy, LASIK, corneal transplants, cataracts, etc.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Masschusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Beverly Hospital
  • Tufts Medical Center
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Dr. Peter A. Rapoza MD's Practice location

50 Staniford Street Suite 600 -
Boston, Massachusetts 02114
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New patients: 617-314-2689, 617-367-4800
Fax: 617-723-7028

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