Dr. Vivek Kumar is a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist working out of our Amityville office.
Dr. Kumar graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cornell University majoring in Biology and Society in 2011. After graduation, he moved on to NYU where he completed a dual degree MD/MBA program in 2017. Dr. Kumar spent his intern year in internal medicine at Greenwich Hospital in Connecticut, which is part of the Yale New Haven Health System. Finally, he completed his Ophthalmology training at Jamaica Hospital in Queens NY.
Dr. Kumar is well-versed in managing diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma, and perform both cataract and pterygium surgery. He has a special interest in exploring artificial intelligence as it relates to Ophthalmology with the aims of improving access to healthcare.