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URMC Response to CrowdStrike Software Issue

Saturday, July 20: All UR Medicine facilities are open as scheduled and providing safe patient care, with a goal to return all clinical services to full efficiency by early next week.

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James M. Caruso, O.D.

James M. Caruso, O.D.

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Accountable Health Partner Accountable Health Partners (AHP) is a network of over 2,000 community and UR medical faculty and a dozen leading hospitals throughout the region. AHP offers a full range of care.

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Appointment (585) 273-3937

About Me

Dr. Caruso is a board-certified, residency-trained optometrist. He is experienced in providing comprehensive eye care to patients with an emphasis in ocular disease, urgent care, diagnostic imaging, contact lens and co-management with ophthalmology subspecialists. He has more than 10 years of experi...
Dr. Caruso is a board-certified, residency-trained optometrist. He is experienced in providing comprehensive eye care to patients with an emphasis in ocular disease, urgent care, diagnostic imaging, contact lens and co-management with ophthalmology subspecialists. He has more than 10 years of experience working in private practice and academia, including three years as an attending optometrist at the New England College of Optometry. He enjoys seeing a range of patients from school aged children to seniors.

Dr. Caruso is a native of Upstate New York and received his Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences from SUNY Buffalo. He received his optometry training at the New England College of Optometry and performed a residency in optometry at the VA Boston Healthcare System. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and is NEBO board-certified. Services routinely performed by Dr. Caruso include:

Eye Exams and spectacle prescribing
Contact lens prescribing and fitting
Cataract evaluation, referral and co-management
Diabetic eye disease screening
Urgent care treatment and triaging
Glaucoma evaluation, treatment and referral

Faculty Appointments

Senior Instructor of Clinical Ophthalmology - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD)