Dr. Levinson is a board-certified ophthalmologist, and a cornea and anterior segment specialist. He has been in practice since 2006.
His extensive education and training includes:
University Of Pennsylvania (1997)
Bachelor’s Degree, Summa Cum Laude, with Honors
University Of Maryland (2002)
Medical Degree, Cum Laude
New York University, North Shore Hospital (2003)
Internship in Internal Medicine
University Of Maryland (2006)
Wills Eye Hospital (2007)
Fellowship, Cornea, External Disease, & Refractive Surgery
Dr. Levinson has lectured extensively, and has twice been invited to address his colleagues at the annual American Academy of Ophthalmology conference. He has conducted research on corneal surgery and external eye conditions, written numerous journal articles, and chapters in leading ophthalmology textbooks including Duane’s Ophthalmology and the Wills Eye Institute 5 minute consult.
Dr. Levinson was featured in an article in Baltimore Magazine’s Top Docs issue for 2011 about a woman who regained her vision after treatment by Dr. Levinson. Dr. Levinson has been also featured on TV’s The Critical Hour, and has been interviewed multiple times by Bottom Line Health to discuss ocular health.
Dr. Levinson is an active member in several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Levinson is also active in clinical research and he just completed a study for a new treatment for allergic conjunctivitis. Dr. Levinson is currently starting a research study involving Collagen Cross Linking for the treatment of keratoconus
Dr. Levinson is also an expert in the fitting of contact lenses for people with irregular corneas, such as keratoconus and thinning of the cornea after LASIK surgery. Dr. Levinson is the only eye surgeon in the Baltimore area who is certified in the fitting of the SynergEyes lens for irregular corneas. Dr. Levinson resides in Mt. Washington with his wife and two children.