Scott Greenstein, M.D.
Instructor in Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology
Center/Research Area Affiliations
Dr. Greenstein specializes in cataract surgery and comprehensive ophthalmology and has a particular interest in providing second opinions. He teaches cataract surgery techniques to Harvard Medical School Ophthalmology residents at Mass. Eye and Ear and to residents from around the country at the annual Harvard Intensive Cataract Surgery Training Course. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
For a full publication list, please see his CV.
Retinal detachment in the morning glory anomaly. Haik BG, Greenstein SH, Smith ME, Abramson DH, Ellsworth RM. Ophthalmology. Dec 1984; 91(12): 1638-47.
The white caruncle: Sign of a keratinous cyst arising from a sebaceous gland duct. Jakobiec FA, Mehta M, Greenstein SH, Colby K. Cornea. April 2010; 29(4): 453-455.
Effects of caffeinated coffee consumption on intraocular pressure, ocular perfusion pressure, and ocular pulse amplitude: a randomized controlled trial. Jiwani AZ, Rhee DJ, Brauner SC, Gardiner MF, Chen TC, Shen LQ, Chen SH, Grosskreutz CL, Chang KK, Kloek CE, Greenstein SH, Borboli-Gerogiannis S, Pasquale DL, Chaudhry S, Loomis S, Wiggs JL, Pasquale LR, Turalba AV. Eye (Lond). 2012 Aug;26(8):1122-30.
Retrospective analysis of patients self-referred to comprehensive ophthalmology seeking second opinions. Gologorsky D, Greenstein SH. Clin Ophthalmol. 2013;7:1099-102.
Achieving target refraction after cataract surgery. Simon SS, Chee YE, Haddadin RI, Veldman PB, Borboli-Gerogiannis S, Brauner SC, Chang KK, Chen SH, Gardiner MF, Greenstein SH, Kloek CE, Chen TC. Ophthalmology. 2014 Feb;121(2):440-4.
- 1977: B.A., Molecular Biology, University of Pennsylvania
- 1981: M.D., Medicine, Cornell University Medical College
- 1981-1982: Intern, Department of Medicine, The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
- 1982-1985: Resident, Department of Ophthalmology, The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center
- 1985-1987: Clinical Instructor, Ophthalmology, Cornell University Medical College
- 2007-present: Instructor, Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School
- 1987-present: Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
- 1990-present: Fellow, American College of Surgeons
- 2009-present: Member, New England Ophthalmological Society
- 1975-1976: Alpha Epsilon Delta President, Pre-Medical Honor Society, University of Pennsylvania
- 1980: Alpha Omega Alpha, Cornell University Medical College
- 2005: Award for Exemplary Peer-Based Performance, Health Net of Connecticut and the Connecticut State Medical Society IPA
- 2012: Distinguished Service Award, Department of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School