Melanie Kazlas MD

Melanie Kazlas, MD

Medical Director, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Department of Ophthalmology - MEEI

Instructor, Department of Ophthalmology

    Contact: 617-355-6401
  • Fax: 617-730-0392

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Amblyopia
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity

Departments

  • Ophthalmology

Programs

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

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1983-87

Troy, NY

Medical School

Albany Medical Center, 1985-1989

Albany, NY

Fellowship

Ophthalmology and Strabismus - Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, 1993-1994

New York, NY

Internship

Albany Medical Center, 1989-1990

Albay, NY

Residency

Ophthalmology - Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, 1990-1993

New York, NY

Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Publications

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  1. Wan MJ, Mantagos IS, Shah AS, Kazlas M, Hunter DG. Comparison of botulinum toxin with surgery for the treatment of acute-onset, comitant esotropia in children. Am J Ophthalmol. 2017 Jan 02.
  2. Finn AP, Bleier B, Cestari DM, Kazlas MA, Dagi LR, Lefebvre DR, Yoon MK, Freitag SK. A Retrospective Review of Orbital Decompression for Thyroid Orbitopathy with Endoscopic Preservation of the Inferomedial Orbital Bone Strut. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Sep 06.
  3. Patel A, Modjtahedi BS, Freitag SK, Sobrin L, Kazlas MA. Idiopathic Orbital Inflammation Presenting with Bilateral Panuveitis. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2016 Apr 23; 53 Online:e18-21.
  4. MacIntosh PW, Grob SR, Stagner AM, Kazlas MA, Jakobiec FA, Yoon MK, Lee NG. Multicentric myofibromatosis presenting as a large congenital eyelid myofibroma. J AAPOS. 2016 Feb; 20(1):70-3.
  5. Kwon M, Lu ZL, Miller A, Kazlas M, Hunter DG, Bex PJ. Assessing binocular interaction in amblyopia and its clinical feasibility. PLoS One. 2014; 9(6):e100156.
  6. Patel SH, Cunnane ME, Juliano AF, Vangel MG, Kazlas MA, Moonis G. Imaging appearance of the lateral rectus-superior rectus band in 100 consecutive patients without strabismus. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Sep; 35(9):1830-5.
  7. Salcone EM, Kazlas M. Pediatric intraocular lens implantation: historic perspective and current practices. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2010; 50(1):71-80.
  8. Goyal S, Gupta P, Ryan CM, Kazlas M, Noviski N, Sheridan RL. Toxic epidermal necrolysis in children: medical, surgical, and ophthalmologic considerations. J Burn Care Res. 2009 May-Jun; 30(3):437-49.
  9. Tsao K, Kazlas M, Weiter JJ. Ocular injuries in shaken baby syndrome. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2002; 42(3):145-55.
  10. Biesman BS, Hornblass A, Lisman R, Kazlas M. Diplopia after surgical repair of orbital floor fractures. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 1996 Mar; 12(1):9-16; discussion 17.
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  12. Dodick JM, Sperber LT, Lally JM, Kazlas M. Neodymium-YAG laser phacolysis of the human cataractous lens. Arch Ophthalmol. 1993 Jul; 111(7):903-4.
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