The Ophthalmology Residency Program at Sinai Hospital

KEI Residency Program

We See the Leader in You

The ophthalmology residency program that unleashes your potential.

If you envision your future as a leader in your field, the ophthalmology residency program at Sinai Hospital was built for you. Centered in the renowned Krieger Eye Institute, our program gives you the tools and support you need to become a world-class ophthalmologist while confidently pursuing any career path in our field that you choose. In fact, approximately 50 percent of our residents choose to enter fellowship training—and just as many of our residents choose to enter a comprehensive ophthalmology practice directly from residency.

LEARN MORE >

 


The Sinai Difference: Leaders Learn Here

When you come to Sinai Hospital, you become part of an ophthalmology residency program that combines the virtues of quality patient care and compassion with the resources of a major community hospital.


Unmatched Autonomy
Accounting for ~50% of your clinical time, our supervised Resident Clinic allows you to see your own patients and build a continuity of care with them.

Smaller Faculty: Resident Ratio
With only 2-3 new residents per year, our program gives you a level of individualized teaching and mentoring you won’t find anywhere else.
Diverse Patient Population
Diverse Patient Population
As Maryland’s largest community teaching hospital, Sinai gives you unparalleled diversity in urban, suburban, and rural patient demographics.
Johns Hopkins Partnership
Mission-Driven Care
Learn to advocate for patients with rotations at the VA Medical Center, as well as service opportunities in Haiti and with Health Care for the Homeless.

Sub-Specialty Expertise
Our full-time staff represents all major sub-specialties—from oculoplastics to uveitis –giving you the most comprehensive understanding of the field
Supportive Culture
Supportive Culture
Our leaders are resident advocates, helping you fund your research goals, achieve a better work/life balance, and secure fellowships and job placements.
EXPLORE OUR CURRICULUM >

A Welcoming Culture

“One of the things Sinai does really well is bringing in really nice people to work with. All of our residents are very easy to work with and have great relationships”

--Alex Willis, M.D.
Class of 2022


MEET OUR CURRENT RESIDENTS >
Don Abrams, M.D.

Meet Our Program Chair

“As a resident at Sinai, you will find that we take a deep interest not only in your training but also in your future. We select our residents with a view towards developing a relationship that reaches far beyond the three-year training period.”

Don Abrams, M.D.

Laura K. Green, MD

Meet Our Program Director

“We have exceptional learning environments bringing you the best possible places to learn. We have a resident clinic that gives you the opportunity to build trusting relationships with patients and to build a practice over 4 years.”

Laura K. Green, M.D.

READ THEIR WELCOME MESSAGES TO YOU >

Join Our Program— and Prepare to Lead
LEARN HOW TO APPLY >
CONTACT US TO LEARN MORE>