Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Stoneham
One Montvale Avenue
Stoneham, MA 02180
Ophthalmology (Eyes): 781-279-4418
Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, Throat): 781-279-0971
Audiology (Hearing Loss): 781-279-0943
Ophthalmology (Eyes): Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, Throat): Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Audiology (Hearing Loss): Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham is a full-service facility that offers ENT (Ear, Nose, Throat), Audiology (Hearing Loss), and Eye care.
Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat Care)
Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham's otolaryngology services include office visits for disorders of the ear, nose, throat, head, and neck, as well as hearing tests and hearing aid fittings. Most of the clinicians at Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham are full-time faculty at Mass. Eye and Ear and Harvard Medical School.
Mary Ellen Kistler, PA-C
Mary Ellen Kistler, PA-C joined Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham as a Board-Certified Physician Assistant in December, 2013. She graduated from Wake Forest University School of Medicine and completed an Otolaryngology Rotation at Piedmont Ear Nose Throat and Associates in Winston-Salem North Carolina. Mary Ellen diagnoses and treats pediatric and adult patients at Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham for a variety of acute and chronic ear, nose and throat conditions. She works with our Stoneham specialists to provide the highest quality of compassionate care to our patients.
Mass. Eye and Ear's audiology services in Stoneham, MA provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art hearing health care to people of all ages, infants to adults, including fitting hearing aids. Every case is unique – every situation demands careful evaluation and application of the most appropriate technology. Mass. Eye and Ear has the expertise, training and experience needed to help you make the right decisions, choosing the right tools – simple or complex – and providing advanced training, rehabilitation and education to make each treatment choice as effective as possible.
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Ophthalmology (Eye Care)
Our optometry team provides routine eye care, as well as prescriptions for glasses and contact lenses. With extensive knowledge of contact lens fitting methods, techniques, and the newest available lens modalities, our optometrists can expertly assess and prescribe contact lenses for many specialty uses, including: astigmatism, bifocal, color enhancement, dry eyes, color deficiency, prosthetic, post-surgical and post-trauma, and keratoconus and corneal irregularities.
Our primary eye care physicians provide a full spectrum of integrated patient care, from routine eye care and screenings for systemic diseases like diabetes, to the management of complex ophthalmic diseases such as cataracts and glaucoma.
Our cornea specialists offer care to patients with corneal, eye surface and refractive disorders, and perform diagnostic testing and treatment of a wide variety of corneal conditions. We have developed programs to treat complicated cataracts, dry eye and corneal scarring caused by infection and corneal degenerations.
We utilize the latest technology and resources to diagnose, treat and manage glaucoma disease. We are highly experienced in performing the latest surgical procedures, which offer patients shorter recovery times and a lowered risk of complications.
Stacey C. Brauner, M.D.
Our physicians provide evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for the full range of eye conditions that affect children, and for eye misalignment problems in children and adults.
Uveitis Service provides diagnostic and therapeutic care to patients with inflammatory eye disease. Patients are referred to our specialists for surgical and medical treatment of infectious and immunologic ocular disorders.
Specialists in our Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service have in-depth expertise in reconstructive and cosmetic eyelid surgery, laser surgery, treatment of orbital tumors and inflammations (such as thyroid eye disease), removal of eyes (enucleation), and treatment for traumatic lacerations and fractures.
Mass. Eye and Ear is home to the world's first retina service, which was established in 1949 by HMS retinal pioneer and innovator, Charles L. Schepens, MD. Today, specialists in the Retina Service continue to provide exceptional care for patients with diseases of the retina, which include diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration (two of the leading causes of vision loss in the U.S. adult population). Our retina specialists also care for eye problems that result from retinal detachment, post cataract complications, and eye trauma. Additionally, specialists in the Service screen and care for intraocular tumors and inherited eye diseases in both children and adults.
Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham is affiliated with the following surrounding hospitals:
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Melrose Wakefield Hospital
Lawrence Memorial Hospital
We are conveniently located in downtown Stoneham on the corner of Montvale Avenue and Main Street (Route 28). There is free and ample patient parking next to the building and we are handicap accessible.
From Points South
Take I-93 North to Exit 34 to merge onto MA-28 North (Main Street) toward Stoneham/Melrose. Our office will be located on the left.
From Points North
Take Route I-93 South to Exit 37A to merge onto I-95 North toward Peabody. Take Exit 38A to merge onto MA-28 South (Main Street) toward Stoneham. Our office will be located on the right.
From Points West
Take I-95 North to Exit 38A to merge onto MA-28 South (Main Street) toward Stoneham. Our office will be located on the right.
From Points East
Take I-95 South/MA-128 South to Exit 38A to merge onto MA-28 South (Main Street) toward Stoneham. Our office will be located on the right.
We are accessible by MBTA bus number 132 from Malden Station on the orange line.