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Ocular Oncology Specialist

Appointments: 984-974-2020


Ocular Oncology, Ocular Tumors


MD:           University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

Residency:  Santa Lucia National Hospital, Argentina

Fellowship: Consultores Oftalmológicos, Argentina

                     Wills Eye, Philadelphia, PA


Dr. Miguel A. Materin is a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology and a specialist in Ocular Oncology. He received his medical doctorate from the University of Buenos Aires in Argentina. He continued his training in Ophthalmology through a residency at Santa Lucia National Hospital.

Dr. Materin completed his fellowship in retina at Consultores Oftalmológicos in Argentina. He then completed a fellowship in Ocular Oncology at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia (1999-2000). At the Wills Eye Hospital, he served at the Director of Diagnostic Studies for the Ocular Oncology Service (2002-2008).

Dr. Materin was the Director of Ophthalmic Oncology at Yale University and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven (2009-2016).

Dr. Materin’s clinical practice involves the diagnosis and treatment of patients with ocular tumors, including benign and malignant tumors of the eye. He is recognized for his skill and compassion, having worked for more than 20 years in the field of Ocular Oncology.

Dr. Materin has published his research findings in peer-reviewed journals and he is internationally recognized as a visiting professor and lecturer in his field.

He has been recognized by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) with their Achievement Award and is an active member of the International Society of Ocular Oncology.

Dr. Materin is fluent in English and Spanish.


Miguel A. Materin, MD