Our highly qualified staff of professionals at Manhattan Surgical Care specializes in medical/surgical aspects of eye care and cosmetic oculofacial procedures.
Our board-certified physicians are trained in a variety of specialized areas of ophthalmology (general, pediatric, retina, oculoplastic) and all are available to participate in the care of complex medical conditions. Our team also includes an optometrist, technicians, and support staff who will assist in your care.
Working together, we provide you with the most comprehensive and specialized ophthalmic care and cosmetic services available.
Juan M. Romero, M.D.
Dr. Romero is a retinal specialist who serves as consultant and assistant professor at New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. He is skilled in both medical and surgical retinal diseases.
Dr. Romero earned his medical doctorate in 1995 from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia. His post-graduate training included a research fellowship in retinal imaging and ophthalmology residency at The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, an internship at the Hospital of Saint Raphael in New Haven, CT, and a vitreo-retinal fellowship at Wayne State University/Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, MI. He has published numerous articles and abstracts in peer-reviewed journals, has delivered lectures to medical societies in the U.S. and abroad, and is involved in multiple ongoing clinical trials.
Dr. Romero is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. His professional memberships include:
- American Society of Ophthalmology
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
- American Society of Retinal Specialists
- Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology
- New York State Ophthalmological Society
- Ophthalmic Laser Surgical Society
- Spanish-American Medical Dental Society of New York
Amy Seon, O.D.
Dr. Seon received her doctorate in 1998 from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in Columbus, OH after earning a B.S. in Biology from the State University of New York at Binghamton. At Manhattan Surgical Care she provides the full range of optometric eye care, including contact lens fitting.