Our PracticeDr. Hornfeld - A 1988 graduate of The New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, New York. Dr. Hornfeld completed his ophthalmology training at Saint Vincents Hospital and Medical Center in New York City where he served as Chief Resident.
In addition to over 15 years in private practice in New York City, Dr. Hornfeld is also an attending physician at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, The Fifth Avenue Surgical Center, and the Mac Kool Eye Institute. Dr. Hornfeld teaches new surgical techniques to other physicians. He has been board certified by both the American Board of Ophthalmology and the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Hornfeld is highly skilled in the latest techniques of cataract surgery. He utilizes the most technologically advanced equipment to obtain the most accurate results. This is particularly important when implanting the high-tech intraocular lenses because it gives the best chance of independence from glasses for all distances.
CustomVue allows the doctor to measure and correct the unique imperfections of an individual’s eye and potentially provide better vision than with contacts or glasses. He also utilizes Intralase which is the most advanced blade-less approach to LASIK, laser vision correction.