About

About

K. Bailey Freund, MD specializes in diagnosis, treatment and care of patients with all retinal disorders including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and retinal vascular and inflammatory diseases and is an expert in difficult-to-diagnose and rare conditions. He has been at the forefront of pivotal national clinical trials as a principal investigator for treatments for retinal diseases, providing his patients access to the latest solutions and remedies utilizing the most state of the art diagnostic equipment.

Dr. Freund is internationally recognized in his field and is a member of the Retina Society, Macula Society, and the American Society of Retina Specialists. He is on the Editorial Board of the journal Retina and is an Associate Editor for Retinal Cases & Brief Reports. He has authored over 250 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts and has written numerous book chapters. He has received numerous awards including the prestigious Young Investigator Award from the Macula Society.

He is a graduate of Williams College and the New York University School of Medicine and completed his residency training in general ophthalmology and fellowship in medical and surgical retina at the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital. Dr. Freund was born and raised in Manhattan and continues to reside here with his wife and his two children. Dr. Freund enjoys playing the guitar and is a prominent collector of vintage magic apparatus.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Medical school

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital

  • Internships

    • St Vincents Catholic Medical Center- Staten Island

  • Fellowships

    • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

902 Quentin Road, Suite 601Brooklyn, NY 11229

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