BostonSight® Announces New Chief Medical Officer
NEEDHAM, Mass., March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- BostonSight®, an international leader in the treatment of patients with complex corneal disease, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Daniel C. Brocks as the full-time Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Brocks will oversee delivery of BostonSight® treatment solutions to patients suffering with diseases of the ocular surface.
Dr. Brocks is a board certified ophthalmologist with a specialization in the medical and surgical treatment of the cornea. He specializes in the treatment of dry eye disease and is the founder of The Dry Eye Center at Hudson Valley Eye Surgeons in Fishkill, NY. His interest is in the treatment of dry eye related to various autoimmune issues including Sjögren's syndrome. He also specializes in the management of corneal disorders with a specific interest in the management of infectious keratitis, corneal ectasia and rheumatologic associated with corneal and anterior segment disorders.
"We are grateful that Dr. Brocks' wealth of knowledge and experience will be used to serve the treatment needs of BostonSight patients with diseases of the ocular surface," said BostonSight President and CEO, Gene Guselli.
Dr. Brocks holds a Bachelor's and medical degree from Tufts University. He completed his ophthalmology residency and chief residency at Long Island Jewish/North Shore Hospital System in Long Island, NY. He also completed an additional fellowship year of training at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan, NY, where he studied the medical and surgical treatment of the cornea under one of the world's leading corneal surgeons, Penny A. Asbell, MD. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, International Society of Refractive Surgery, The Corneal Society, The Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation, American Association for Physician Leadership, American Telemedicine Association, Refractive Surgery Alliance, Scleral Lens Education Society, ARVO and Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmology.
BostonSight is an internationally renowned nonprofit eye healthcare organization with a mission to improve the quality of life for patients and their families by transforming the understanding, treatment and care of the ocular surface. For more information, visit www.bostonsight.org.
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