Gena Heidary

Gena Heidary, MD, PhD

  • Contact: 617-355-6401

  • Fax: 617-730-0392

Medical Services


  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric and Adult Strabismus Misaligned Eyes
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Neurofibromatosis, Type 1 (NF1)


  • Ophthalmology


  • Neuro-Ophthalmology Service
  • Adults with Strabismus
  • Comprehensive Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Strabismus Service
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6401 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education



BS, MS Biological Sciences, Stanford University, CA (1995-96) BA, Classics, Stanford University, 1995

Stanford, CA

Medical School

MD, University of Pennsylvania, 2004

Philadelphia, PA

Graduate School, PhD, Neuroscience

University of Pennsylvania, 2002

Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus

Boston Children's Hospital, 2008-2009

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Neuro-Ophthalmology

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2009-2010

Boston, MA

Internship, Transitional

Presbyterian Medical Center, 2005

Philadelphia, PA


Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 2005-2008

Boston, MA


  • Ophthalmology

To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6401 or Request an Appointment


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