Dr. David M. Krumholz
Dr. David M. Krumholz earned his OD degree from the SUNY State College of Optometry, then completed a Residency in Primary Eye Care at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the SUNY State College of Optometry where he teaches in the didactic program, performs research, and is an attending clinician in the College’s teaching clinics. He taught the course Clinical Medicine & Systemic Disease for many years, which is a survey of systemic diseases and their inter-relationship with the eye. In 2001 he was awarded the State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.
He has authored or co-authored over 70 scientific papers, presentations, and textbook chapters, as well as having served as a peer reviewer for several journals in the field. He has lectured extensively locally, nationally, and internationally in the areas of ocular and systemic diseases at scientific meetings and in continuing education programs.
For over 20 years he has been in private practice with an ophthalmic surgeon in Brooklyn, New York specializing in secondary and tertiary vitreo-retinal care. A uveitis specialist has recently joined the practice expanding the scope to include ocular immunology and ocular inflammatory diseases.
Dr. Krumholz is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and the Optometric Retina Society. Additionally, he is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology with New York Medical College, where he teaches first year ophthalmology residents at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in downtown Manhattan.