About Tina Cleary, MD

Dr. Cleary is a board-certified ophthalmologist and vitreoretinal surgeon who practices at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston. She has vast experience in the medical and surgical treatment of vitreoretinal diseases.

Dr. Cleary has spoken nationally, has published in many peer-reviewed journals, and has written chapters for text books. She is an investigator in numerous large, national clinical trials offering the most advanced therapies for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.

Dr. Cleary is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, New England Ophthalmological Society, Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, and Massachusetts Medical Society. She treats her patients with the latest therapies for macular degeneration, and performs advanced retinal surgery for many vitreoretinal diseases, including macular holes, retinal detachments, and epiretinal membranes. She treats diabetic eye disease with the most advanced medical therapies, laser procedures, and surgeries.

Dr. Cleary has a special interest in age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and surgical retinal diseases.

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Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston
50 Staniford Street
Suite 600
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-314-2693
Phone: 617-314-2611
Fax: 617-732-7028

Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston
100 Cummings Center
Suite 136P
Beverly, MA 01915
Phone: 978-524-0050
Fax: 978-524-0051

Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston
146 Industrial Park Road
Plymouth, MA 02360
Phone: 508-833-6000
Fax: 508-534-6060

Medical Education

  • MD, University of Texas - Southwestern
  • MD, UT Southwestern Medical School
  • Residency, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Tufts Medical Center

American Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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    • Schocket LS,Scheufele TA,Witkin AJ,Duker JS.Bilat mac holes in Usher Syndrome.Retina 2006 Oct
    • Scheufele TA,Witkin AJ,Schocket LS, etal. Photoreceptor atrophy in APMPPE by OCT.Retina 2005
    • Scheufele TA,Heier JS. Pseudophakic CME.Cat&Refr Surg Today.Aug 2005 Apte RS,Scheufele TA,Blomquist PH.Etiol of Blindness in Urban Comm Hosp.Ophthal 2001
    • Heredofamilial Macular Degen Ch173 & Subretinal Fibrosis and Uveitis Ch157.Albert and Jakobiec 3rd Macular Hole Ch27. Current Ocular Therapy 6th ed