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Douglas Buxton, MD Email Douglas Buxton

Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery
    • Position
    • CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Ophthalmology
    • Specialties
    • Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery
    • Ophthalmology (Eye)
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
Douglas F. Buxton, M.D. is a renowned cornea and refractive surgeon and the Medical Director at Buxton Eye Surgical Group in New York City. He is quadruple board certified in LASIK vision correction, ophthalmology, penetrating Keratoplasty and, cataract/implant surgery. He is an internationally-recognized authority for his innovative contributions of advanced technologies in the diagnosis and treatment of anterior segment eye disorders. He has particular expertise in Intralase “bladeless” and Advanced CustomVue® laser vision correction, micro-incisional cataract surgery, multifocal intraocular lenses, corneal transplantation, Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK/DSAEK/DMEK) and, non-invasive periocular cosmetic procedures. Dr. Buxton is a graduate of Yale College and Cornell University Medical College. He completed his postgraduate residency training in ophthalmology followed by a two year cornea, external disease and refractive surgery fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Clinical Focus


MD, Cornell University Medical College

Internship, Internal Medicine
Richmond University Medical Center

Residency, Ophthalmology
New York Eye & Ear Infirmary

Fellowship, Cornea
New York Eye & Ear Infirmary