ABOUT DR. KRONWITH

 

Dr. Kronwith has been in the practice of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus since 1989. He is Board Certified in Ophthalmology and is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Prior to attending medical school, he received a Ph.D. in mathematics and was a professor of mathematics and computer science at St. John's University. After attending medical school, Dr. Kronwith did a pediatric internship at Winthrop University Hospital and then an ophthalmology residency at Montefiore Medical Center. After completing his residency, he elected to spend another year of fellowship training at the prestigious Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, specializing in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.

Dr. Kronwith has many publications in medical journals, has appeared multiple times on Ch 7 Eyewitness News as an expert, and has given numerous lectures on various subjects in his field to other physicians. He recently was one of the first physicians in the area to perform an exciting new procedure to alleviate a rare eye movement disorder (click here for more details.) He sees all patients and performs all indicated surgery himself. There are no other technicians, nurses, etc. whom you will have to see before seeing the doctor.

Dr. Kronwith has two young children and understands the special needs in examining such patients. He will do his best to make your visit a productive and informative one.