Melanie Kazlas, M.D.

Director, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Service


Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Service

Pediatric Retina

Strabismus, Adult

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-355-6401
Fax: 617-573-4484
Stoneham - Eye Center
1 Montvale Avenue
Stoneham, MA 02180
Phone: 617-355-6401



For appointments with Dr. Kazlas, please call 617-355-6401 and ask for an appointment with her at Mass. Eye and Ear's Boston or Stoneham locations.

Clinical Interests

Comprehensive eye care for children, pediatric and adult strabismus, amblyopia treatment, strabismus surgery outcomes and Botox treatment of strabismus. 


For a full list of publications, please see her CV.

Assessing binocular interaction in amblyopia and its clinical feasibility. Kwon M, Lu ZL, Miller A, Kazlas M, Hunter DG, Bex PJ. PLoS One. 2014

Imaging appearance of the lateral rectus-superior rectus band in 100 consecutive patients without strabismus.Patel SH, Cunnane ME, Juliano AF, Vangel MG, Kazlas MA, Moonis G. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Sep;35(9):1830-5.

Pediatric intraocular lens implantation: historic perspective and current practices. Salcone EM, Kazlas M. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2010 Winter;50(1):71-80.

Toxic epidermal necrolysis in children: medical, surgical, and ophthalmologic considerations. Goyal S, Gupta P, Ryan CM, Kazlas M, Noviski N, Sheridan RL. J Burn Care Res. 2009 May-Jun;30(3):437-49

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  • Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, BS
  • Albany Medical College, M.D.


  • Ophthalmology, New York University School of Medicine, Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital


  • Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital