Benjamin Whigham, MD

Specialties:

Glaucoma, Dry Eye, and Comprehensive Ophthalmology
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Locations

  • Brooklyn

    902 49th Street Brooklyn, NY 11219

    Main: 718-577-4722
    Fax: 718-435-8051
  • Manhattan - Upper East Side

    166 East 63rd Street New York, NY 10065

    Main: 212-753-8300
    Fax: 212-752-4285
  • Manhattan

    114 E 27th Street New York, NY 10016

    Main: 212-889-7177
    Fax: 212-889-9058

Profile

Gender:

Male

Procedures

  • Glaucoma Management
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Trabeculoplasty (SLT) Laser
  • Glaucoma Surgery - Iridotomy (LPI)
  • Dry Eye Evaluation & Management

Experience

Year began practicing: 2019

Year joined staff: 2019

Residency

SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Ophthalmology

Fellowship

Columbia University, Glaucoma

Internships

Brody School of Medicine, Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • Richard C. Troutman Award for Academic Excellence in Ophthalmology, State University of Downstate Medical Center

Bio

Dr. Whigham is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in the medical management of glaucoma. He enjoys educating patients regarding their condition to allow informed decisions. To better serve the community he works most weekends, helping to see patients who cannot schedule on weekdays and to help patients with urgent conditions.