Dr. Melanie Kazlas, MD

Dr. Melanie Kazlas, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Melanie Kazlas, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Albany Medical Center in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

243 Charles St

Boston, MA 02114

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Top Care Areas

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more than 15% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
more than 15% of peers

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Dr. Kazlas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kazlas "Dr. Melanie Kazlas is Medical Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at Boston Children's Hospital. She specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology Care, Amblyopia, Retinopathy of Prematurity, and Pediatric and Adult Strabismus. Dr. Kazlas received her medical education from Albany Medical Center and completed her training at Manhattan Eye and Throat Hospital and Albany Medical Center."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Strabismus
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthrogryposis - Ophthalmoplegia - Retinopathy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Headache
  • Hypotropia
  • Lazy Eye
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Strabismus
  • Vascular Disease

7  Procedures

  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Strabismus Treatment
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Albany Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Albany Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Ophthalmology and Strabismus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kazlas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kazlas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kazlas to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kazlas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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