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Tak Yee Tania Tai, MD

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    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Ophthalmology
    • Specialties
    • Glaucoma
    • Ophthalmology (Eye)
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • NYEE - Midwood 718-375-6933
    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai 212-979-4500

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Tak Yee Tania Tai, MD is a member of the Ophthalmology Faculty Practice at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She is an ophthalmologist specializing in the medical, laser and surgical management of patients with glaucoma, or at risk of glaucoma. This includes glaucoma suspects, open angle glaucoma or angle closure glaucoma. Dr. Tai is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, and completed her residency training in Ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA. She then completed fellowship training in Glaucoma at the Wills Eye Institute in Philadelphia prior to joining the Faculty Practice at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Tai is also an Attending Ophthalmologist involved in supervising and teaching residents at the Infirmary. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and has authored multiple articles and book chapters.

Clinical Focus

  • Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Cataract
  • Contact Lenses
  • Eye Emergency Visit
  • Eye Infection
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma


MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Internship, Internal Medicine
UCLA - Olive View Medical Center

Residency, Ophthalmology
Univ. of California, Los Angeles

Fellowship, Glaucoma
Wills Eye Hospital