Dr. Gregory Krohel, MD

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Saratoga Ophthalmology 658 Malta Ave Ste 101 Malta, NY 12020 Get Directions
Dr. Gregory Krohel, MD
Dr. Krohel is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of patients needing neuro-ophthalmological and oculoplastic care. Dr. Krohel completed medical school and residency at Albany Medical Center. He was Vice-Chairman of the department from 1982-1986, and was named Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology in 1988. Dr. Krohel completed fellowship training in orbital disease and oculoplastic surgery at Moorefield's Eye Hospital in London, England, and completed further fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA in California. Dr. Krohel is an active member of several professional societies including, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, and an associate member of the European Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Krohel has served as a consultant reviewer for several ophthalmic journals including the Archives of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, and Survey of Ophthalmology. He was also an associate examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Krohel has published or presented over 185 scientific papers and authored a book on Orbital Disease He has authored over 100 articles in Neuro-Ophthalmology and orbital disease. He has been a visiting professor on over 70 occasions, both nationally and internationally. Dr. Krohel received research awards from the Sight Conservation Society of Northeastern New York, the NIH, the Veterans Administration, and was the recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Medal of Honor Award for Distinguished Service in 1985. He received the Teacher of the Year award from the Albany Medical College Resident Program in 1997.

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Dr. Krohel is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of patients needing neuro-ophthalmological and oculoplastic care. 

Dr. Krohel completed medical school and residency at Albany Medical Center.  He was Vice-Chairman of the department from 1982-1986, and was named Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology in 1988.  Dr. Krohel completed fellowship training in orbital disease and oculoplastic surgery at Moorefield's Eye Hospital in London, England, and completed further fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA in California.  Dr. Krohel is an active member of several professional societies including, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, and an associate member of the European Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  Dr. Krohel has served as a consultant reviewer for several ophthalmic journals including the Archives of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, and Survey of Ophthalmology.  He was also an associate examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Krohel has published or presented over 185 scientific papers and authored a book on Orbital Disease He has authored over 100 articles in Neuro-Ophthalmology and orbital disease.  He has been a visiting professor on over 70 occasions, both nationally and internationally.  Dr. Krohel received research awards from the Sight Conservation Society of Northeastern New York, the NIH, the Veterans Administration, and was the recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Medal of Honor Award for Distinguished Service in 1985.  He received the Teacher of the Year award from the Albany Medical College Resident Program in 1997.

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Dr. Krohel is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of patients needing neuro-ophthalmological and oculoplastic care. 

Dr. Krohel completed medical school and residency at Albany Medical Center.  He was Vice-Chairman of the department from 1982-1986, and was named Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology in 1988.  Dr. Krohel completed fellowship training in orbital disease and oculoplastic surgery at Moorefield's Eye Hospital in London, England, and completed further fellowship training in neuro-ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA in California.  Dr. Krohel is an active member of several professional societies including, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, and an associate member of the European Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    Albany Medical College

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    Swedish Hospital

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Albany Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1978

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Jules Stein Eye Institute

    Completed in 1979

    Moorfields Eye Hospital

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion