Title: Ophthalmologist, Retinal Specialist
Company: Retina Associates of Cleveland Inc.
Location: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Lawrence J. Singerman, MD, FACS, Ophthalmologist with Retina Associates of Cleveland Inc., has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in ophthalmology.
Dr. Lawrence J. Singerman completed his retinal training at the Wilmer Eye Institute of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and founded Retina Associates of Cleveland, the largest retina group practice in Ohio. Retina Associates has grown to include 15 retina specialists and 13 office locations throughout Northern Ohio to serve our patients close to home.
Dr. Singerman has been a principal investigator in over 150 of the over 200 clinical research trials he has participated in, given more than 600 presentations at national and international courses and symposia on macular and retinal vascular disease, and authored over 400 publications. He has also been active as the medical director for The Retinal Vascular Foundation since 1981 and the vice chairman for clinical activities on the Dean’s Committee for Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine since 2014.
In 1977, Dr. Singerman founded the Macula Society, an international association of leading investigators and clinicians in the field of retinal diseases, and he has been continuously re-elected since then as the society’s Executive Secretary. He is the recipient of the Macula Society’s Arnall Patz Medal and J. Donald M. Gass Medal and the first recipient of the Lawrence J. Singerman Medal for Outstanding Contributions in Clinical Trials. He is also a Charter Inductee of the Retina Hall of Fame.
Dr. Singerman is Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the University of Miami School of Medicine. He also was president of the Ohio and Cleveland Ophthalmological Societies and has received Lifetime Achievement Awards from the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland. He was Vice-chair of the Council of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Singerman has been named to the Best Doctors in America list every year since 1998, and has been featured annually in Cleveland Magazine as a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly, Ltd. In 2003, he was inducted into the Hall of Fame for the Shaker Heights High School Alumni Association.
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