Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass Eye and Ear Longwood
800 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
- MD, State University of New York at Buffalo
- Residency, Boston Medical Center
- Fellowship, Boston Medical Center
American Board Certifications
- Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology
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Dr. Loewenstein's clinical practice focuses on diseases of the retina and vitreous. He conducts research in surgical education, leading the development of computer based cognitive simulations to teach cataract surgery and screening for retinopathy of prematurity. He led the development of a formal surgical curriculum for the Harvard Medical School Ophthalmology Residency Training Program, which significantly increased the number and quality of resident cataract surgeries.
Evaluation of the virtual mentor cataract training program. Henderson BA, Kim JY, Golnik KC, Oetting TA, Lee AG, Volpe NJ, Aaron M, Uhler TA, Arnold A, Dunn JP, Prajna NV, Lane AM, Loewenstein JI. Ophthalmology. 2010 Feb; 117 (2): 253-8.
High-resolution optical coherence tomography findings in solar maculopathy and the differential diagnosis of outer retinal holes. Comander J, Gardiner M, Loewenstein J. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Sep; 152(3): 413-419.e6.
Conversion to aflibercept for chronic refractory or recurrent neovascular age-realted macular degeneration. Yonekawa Y, Andreoli C, Miller JB, Loewenstein JI, Sobrin L, Eliott D, Vavvas DG, Kim IK. Am J Ophthalmol. 2013 Jul;156(1):29-35.
Concordance of antiretinal antibody testing results between laboratories in autoimmune retinopathy. Faez S, Loewenstein J, Sobrin L. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;131(1):113-5.
Diagnostic testing and disease monitoring in birdshot chorioretinopathy. Comander J, Loewenstein J, Sobrin L. Semin Ophthalmol. 2011 Jul-Sep;26(4-5):329-36.