Albert Sheffer

Albert Sheffer, M.D.

Vitreoretinal Specialist

Co-Director of the Retina and Vitreous Service

Clinical Specialties

  • Medical, Surgical and Laser Management of Vitreoretinal diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy and its complications
  • Retinal Detachments of different types
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusive Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusions
  • Macular Degeneration of different types

Academic Degrees

  • Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, M.D., 1972


  • Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Ophthalmology,1974-1976
  • Pennsylvania State University, Ophthalmology, 1977-1979

Fellowship Retina-Vitreous

  • Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, 1979-1981

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, 1983