Meet Our Physicians

Thomas A. Barnard, M.D.

Specialty
Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery 

Florida Retina Institute
Main Office
1025 Primera Blvd.
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Phone: 407-333-1570

Thomas A. Barnard, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Science, Stetson University
Doctor of Medicine, University of South Florida
Internship, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
Residency in Ophthalmology, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery, West Virginia University
Certification
National Board of Medical Examiners
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology

Richard A. Cohn, M.D.

Specialty
Cataract
Glaucoma Treatment 

Cohn Eye Center
Main Office
260 Lookout Place
Siute105
Maitland, FL 32751
Phone: 407-647-7227

Richard A. Cohn, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Science with Honors, Tufts University, Medford, MA
Doctor of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Internship, Greenwich Hospital, an affiliate of Yale University, Greenwich, CT
Residency in Ophthalmology, Eye and Ear Institute of Pittsburgh, PA
Fellowship in Glaucoma, University of California, San Francisco, CA
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Matthew A. Cunningham, M.D.

Specialty
Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery 

Florida Retina Institute
Main Office
1025 Primera Blvd.
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Phone: 407-333-1570

Matthew A. Cunningham, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Doctor of Medicine, Cum Laude with Honors in Research, University of Florida College of Medicine
Internship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Residency in Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine, Cullen Eye Institute, Houston, TX
Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery and Diseases, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Farah K. Galaydh, M.D.

Specialty
Cataract 

Orange Eye Center
7326 Lake Underhill Road
Orlando, FL 32822
Phone: 407-380-2020

Farah K. Galaydh, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Science, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Doctor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Internship, Wilson Memorial Hospital, Johnson City, NY
Residency in Ophthalmology, Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Fellowship in Cornea/External Diseases and Refractive Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Brian D. Haas, M.D.

Specialty
Cataract
Oculoplastic

415 Briercliff Drive
Orlando, FL 32806
Phone: 407-841-1490

Brian D. Haas, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Doctor of Medicine, Columbia, University, New York, NY
Internship, Overlook Hospital, Columbia University, Summit, NJ
Residency in Ophthalmology, Manhatten Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Columbia University,
New York, NY
Preceptorships
Ocular Pathology and Orbit, Frederick Jacobiec, M.D., New York, NY
Oculoplastic Surgery, Byron Smith, M.D., New York, NY
Orbital Surgery, Guilio Bonovolanta, M.D., Naples, Italy
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
On Dr. Haas’ bio, please add to his certifications – Diplomate, American Board of Forensic Medicine 


S.K. Steven Houston, III, M.D.

Specialty
Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery

Florida Retina Institute
Main Office
1025 Primera Boulevard
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Phone: 407-333-1570
Toll Free: 1-877 -357-3846

S.K. Steven Houston, III, MD »

Education
Bachelor of Science, Materials Science and Engineering, Cum Laude, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Doctor of Medicine, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
Internship, Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami, Miami, FL
Residency in Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute/University of Miami, Miami, FL
Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, Willis Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Heed Fellow, Heed Ophthalmic Foundation
Ron Michels Fellow, Ron G. Michels, Fellowship Foundation

Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Robert J. Kraut, M.D.

Specialty
Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery 

Florida Retina and Vitreous Center, P.A.
Main Office
4624 Halder Lane
Orlando, FL 32814
Phone: 407-897-7470

Robert J. Kraut, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ
Internship, The Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Residency in Ophthalmology, The Friedenwald Eye Institute of Maryland General Hospital,
Baltimore, MD, Chief Resident Senior Year
Two year Fellowship in Medical and Surgical Retina, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Rebecca J. Kurzon, M.D.

Specialty
Cataract 

Winter Park Ophthalmology
320 Edinburgh Drive
Winter Park, FL 32792

Rebecca J. Kurzon, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences with Honors, Stanford University, San Francisco, CA
Doctor of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY
Internship, Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Dallas, TX
Residency in Ophthalmology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Elias C. Mavrofrides, M.D

Specialty
Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery 

Florida Retina Institute
Main Office
1025 Primera Blvd.
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Phone: 407-333-1570

Elias C. Mavrofrides, M.D. »

Education
Bachelor of Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Doctor of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Internship, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Residency in Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine, Cullen Eye Institute, Houston, TX
Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery, University of Miami, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology


Jaime H. Membreno, M.D., FACS

Specialty
Vitreoretinal diseases and surgery 

Retina Macula Specialists
Main Office
720 W. Oak Street, Suite 301
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Phone: 407-931-1510

Jaime H. Membreno, M.D., FACS »

Education
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Doctor of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Camden, NJ
Residency n Ophthalmology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowship in Virtreoretinal Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CN
Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
Board of Governors, American College of Surgeons