Silas L. Wang, M.D.


Comprehensive Ophthalmology



Chinese (Mandarin), Spanish

Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-573-3202
Stoneham - Eye Center
1 Montvale Avenue
Stoneham, MA 02180
Phone: 781-279-4418
Accepting New Patients



Dr. Wang is a full-time member of the Mass. Eye and Ear Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Cataract Consultation Service. He provides treatment for a variety of routine and complex ophthalmic conditions, including cataracts, dry eyes, blepharitis, glaucoma, and conjunctivitis. He performs cataract, pterygium, and microinvasive glaucoma surgery.

After graduating summa cum laude in biomedical engineering from Harvard College, Dr. Wang completed his medical degree at Yale School of Medicine. He completed an internship at Yale-New Haven Health’s Greenwich Hospital and his ophthalmology residency at New York University and the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Institute. Subsequently, he joined a private practice in New York City while also serving as a Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmology at New York University prior to moving to Boston and joining Mass. Eye and Ear.

As a clinician educator, Dr. Wang has an interest in teaching and mentoring medical students and resident physicians as an Instructor on the faculty of Harvard Medical School. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Learn more about Dr. Wang.

Clinical Interests

Comprehensive ophthalmology, cataract surgery, dry eye, glaucoma, pterygium

Research Interests

Medical education


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

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.

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  • Engineering Sciences, Harvard College, SB
  • Yale University School of Medicine, M.D.


  • Ophthalmology, ACGME-Accredited, New York University / Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Institute