Dr. Sandra Belmont is one of the first surgeons in the U.S. that worked with the FDA protocols in the study of the excimer laser for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness* and astigmatism (PRK and LASIK). She is a fellowship trained corneal specialist who completed her training under the preceptorship of Dr. Richard Troutman at Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital in 1983 and is the honored recipient of the 2004 Richard C. Troutman, M.D. Master Teacher Award in Ophthalmology for “her contributions in making laser vision correction the safe and popular procedure that it has become.” Dr. Belmont served as Founding Director of the Laser Vision Correction Center and Cornea Service at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University- New York Presbyterian Hospital from 1997 to 2006 and is currently Director of the Resident Refractive Surgical Education/ Laser Vision Correction Program and a Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at New York University Langone Medical Center.


Years Experience: 40

Dr. Belmont's Specialties

Dr. Belmont's Education & Training

Medical School
State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine,State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine; Graduated 1979


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Dr. Belmont's Office Information & Appointments


Belmont Eye Center

121 E 61st St Ofc 1
New York, NY 10065

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Tel: (212) 385-1969

Fax: (212) 486-8684

Practice Website: belmonteyecenter.com

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: No

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