Alejandro Espaillat, MD

Alejandro Espaillat, MD

Ophthalmology in Deerfield Beach, FL

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Speaks English and Spanish


 (954) 428-4800

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Office Hours

Monday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Espaillat


Dr. Alejandro Espaillat is a Florida licensed Eye Physician & Surgeon who specialize in state-of-the-art laser cataract surgery, aesthetic medicine, diabetic eye disease and cosmetic eyelid surgery.

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Services Offered



Diabetic retinopathy
Glaucoma and related disorders
Aesthetic medicine
Laser cataract surgery
Minimally invasive cataract surgery
Cosmetic eyelid surgery

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Harvard Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship, Joslin Diabetes Center / Diabetic Eye Disease, 1998 - 1999

Brown University Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1995 - 1998

Boston University Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1995

Harvard Affiliated Hospitals
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, 1991 - 1993

Harvard Affiliated Hospitals
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, 1990 - 1991

INTEC Santo Domingo SOM
Class of 1990

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Medical Licenses

FL State Medical License
2001 - 2022

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Work Experience

Eye Physician & Surgeon
Alejandro Espaillat, M.D. PLLC / Amicus Medical Group
Deerfield Beach, FL
2019 - Present


Palm Beach Eye Center
Lake Worth, FL
2018 - Present


Jorge Camacho MD
Tamarac, FL
2016 - Present


Jorge Camacho MD
Tamarac, FL
2016 - Present

Eye Physician & Surgeon
Palm Beach Eye Clinic
West Palm Beach, FL
2018 - 2019

Eye Physician & Surgeon
Eye Clinic and Laser Institute
Melbourne, FL
2017 - 2017

President
Espaillat Vision Network
Miami, FL
Eye Physician & Surgeon
2001 - 2016

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Hospital Affiliations

University of Miami Health System
Former Affiliation
Miami, FL

Baptist Health South Florida
Former Affiliation
Coral Gables, FL

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Awards

CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
Practice Fusion EHR, Practice Fusion, Inc., 2013

Physician’s Recognition Award
Mayor City of Miami, Florida., 2005

Lifelong Education of Ophthalmology Credit Award
AAO, 2001

Outstanding Teaching Award
National Diabetes Institute (INDEN). Dominican Republic, 2001

Winner
World Refractive Surgery Symposi Poster Competition, 1998

Physician’s Recognition Award
American Medical Association, 1998

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Ophthalmology - AAO
Member

American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Member

American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Preservation of vision through Weiss ring after dense vitreous hemorrhage.
American journal of ophthalmology
Espaillat, A., Aiello, L. P., Calderon, R. M., Cavallerano, J. D., Cavicchi, R. W., Cordahi, G.
10/8/1999
1 citation

Effect of collagen implants in the reduction of high astigmatism induced by penetrating keratoplasty.
Journal of cataract and refractive surgery
Espaillat, A., To, K., Perlman, E. M.
10/8/1999
5 citations

Expression of fibronectin isoforms in rat cornea after an epithelial-scrape wound.
Curr Eye Res
Espaillat, A., Lee, S. J., Arrunategui-Correa, V., Foster, C. S., Vitale, A., DiMeo, S., Colvin, R. B.
1994 May
7 citations

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Journal Article


Diabetic Microvascular Complications Today
Espaillat A
1/1/2005

Cataracts, bilateral macular holes, and rhegmatogenous retinal detachment induced by lightning
Am J Ophthalmol.
Espaillat A, Janigian R, To K.
1/1/1999

Fibrous dysplasia of the orbit
BioMedicina
1/1/1999

Lecture

Introduction to the World of Aesthetic Medicine
2/9/2018
Miami, Florida

Skin Conditioning and Skin Classification
2/9/2018
Miami, Florida

Chemical Peelings
2/9/2018
Miami, Florida

Abstract

Progression of diabetic retinopathy after phacoemulsification cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation
ARVO’98 Annual Meeting.
1/1/1999
Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Progression of diabetic retinopathy after phacoemulsification cataract extraction and intraocular lens implantation.
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci
Espaillat A, Aiello LP, Shah ST et al
1/1/1999

Correlation of VEGF in the urine, plasma and vitreous with activity of diabetic retinopathy.
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci
1/1/1999

Book Chapter

Diabetic Eye Disease: A Comprehensive Review.
Espaillat A.
1/1/2012

Diabetic Eye Disease: A Comprehensive Review.
1/1/2012

Diabetic Eye Disease: A Comprehensive Review.
1/1/2012

Other

The Human Orbit: Udemy
Espaillat A
1/1/2016

Video Presentation “Complications During Phacoemulsification”
1/1/2003
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Miami, Florida.

Progression of diabetic retinopathy after cataract surgery. (CD-ROM)
Espaillat, A
1/1/1999
Boston

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