Overview

Dr. Mukai is a retina specialist in the Ophthalmology Department. His clinical interests include medical and surgical management of vitreoretinal diseases, pediatric retina, retinal tumors, and the genetics of retinal diseases.

Departments

Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests
  • Retina
  • Retinopathy of prematurity
Medical Education
  • MD, Brown University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Board Certifications
  • Ophthalmology
Foreign Languages
  • Japanese
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - other
  • Senior Whole Health
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Patient Age Group
Adult
Gender
Male

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Biography

Originally hailing from Tokyo, Japan, Shizuo Mukai earned his degree inmedicine from Brown University School of Medicine. After completing aresearch fellowship in Molecular Genetics and Eye Pathology, an Ophthalmologyresidency, and a joint clinical and research fellowship in Retina and MolecularGenetics, all at Mass. Eye and Ear, Dr. Mukai joined the Retina Service in 1989. His clinical interests include medical and surgical management of vitreoretinaldiseases, pediatric retina, retinal tumors, and the genetics of retinal diseases.

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Research & Publications

Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed

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News & Events

  • A second chance

    MGH Hotline 07.30.10 Th efforts of three doctors at three separate institutions came together to forever change the life of one little boy living in a remote village in Haiti.

Contact

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
243 Charles Street
Boston MA, 02114 - 3002
Phone: 617-573-3730
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Stoneham
1 Montvale Avenue
Stoneham MA, 02180
Phone: 781-279-4418

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