Melanie Kazlas MD

Melanie Kazlas, MD

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

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

    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

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Publications

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  1. Yang Y, Kazlas M, Sharma M, Friedmann A. AML presenting with a preleukemic episode and acquired heterochromia in a child with macrosomia. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2017 Nov 22.
  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. 2017 Sep/Oct; 33(5):334-339.
  3. 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 Apr; 176:33-39.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. Salcone EM, Kazlas M. Pediatric intraocular lens implantation: historic perspective and current practices. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2010; 50(1):71-80.
  9. 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.
  10. Tsao K, Kazlas M, Weiter JJ. Ocular injuries in shaken baby syndrome. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2002; 42(3):145-55.
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  12. 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.
  13. 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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