Esteban A. Santiago, M.D.
Esteban A. Santiago, M.D.View Contact & Scheduling
Dr. Santiago has a wide experience diagnosing and treating complex pathology in the anterior part of the eye in adult and pediatric patients. Dr Santiago is one of the few specialists trained in doing pediatric cornea surgery. He has participated multiple times as a national and international speaker in ophthalmology and subspecialty meetings and is active publishing in journals and textbooks.
These are some of the procedures Dr. Santiago routinely performs in adult and pediatric patients:
· Full thickness corneal transplantation
· Artificial cornea
· Partial thickness corneal surgery
· Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK)
· Descemet Striping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK)
· Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
· Cataract surgery through phacoemulsification and Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (MSICS) for advanced cases.
· Complex anterior segment surgery
· Iris reconstruction
· Intra ocular lens exchange
· Scleral sutured IOL’s
· Ocular surface surgery
· Ocular surface reconstruction
· Symblepharon repair
· Ocular surface cancer surgery
· Limbus transplantation
Assistant Professor -
Residency & Fellowship
Fellowship, Ophthalmology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2021 - 2022
Fellowship, Cornea, External Disease And Refractive Surgery, Ottawa Hospital-General Campus. 2014 - 2016
Residency, Ophthalmology, Universidad Maimonides- Facultad De Ciencias Medicas. 2011 - 2014
MD | Instituto Universitario de Ciencias de la Salud (Argentina). 2008
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