In recognition of Cataract Awareness Month, Dr. Silas Wang discusses what cataracts are, when surgery is needed, and what options are available to patients. He also shares tips and misconceptions on keeping the eyes healthy.
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass Eye and Ear
243 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114
- MD, Yale University School of Medicine
- Residency, NYU Langone Medical Center
American Board Certifications
- Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology
Accepted Insurance Plans
Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.
Dr. Wang is interested in the applying new technology to medical and surgical education.
Lesser RL, Knisely JP, Wang SL, Yu JB, Kupersmith MJ. Long-term response to fractionated radiotherapy of presumed optic nerve sheath meningioma. Br J Ophthalmol 2010; 94(5):559-563.
Rizzolo LJ, Stewart WB, O’Brien M, Haims A, Rando W, Abrahams J, Dunne S, Wang S, Aden M. Design principles for developing an efficient clinical anatomy course. Medical Teacher 2006; 28(2):142-151.