Charles D. Mayron, M.D., is a board-certified retinal specialist and surgeon at Ophthalmic Consultants of the Capital Region. He is experienced in treating retinal diseases such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, macular pucker, flashes and floaters, retinal detachments, and many other diseases and conditions affecting the posterior section of the human eye.
Prior to merging his practice with Ophthalmic Consultants of the Capital Region, Dr. Mayron was in private practice in Latham for 17 years.
Dr. Mayron completed his vitreo-retinal surgery and medical retina fellowship at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Virginia. He also completed his ophthalmology residency at the New York University Medical Center in New York, where he was Chief Resident. Dr. Mayron earned his medical degree at New York University and completed his internship in medicine at Morristown Memorial Hospital, New Jersey, a teaching affiliate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University.
Undergraduate studies were completed at Columbia College, Columbia University, where Dr. Mayron graduated magna cum laude.
Awards and Professional Affiliations
Dr. Mayron has extensive teaching experience in his field of ophthalmology. He was an Attending Physician at Albany Medical Center, New York, and an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Acting Director of Retina Service at West Virginia University. He was also an Instructor of Ophthalmology at the University of Virginia Medical Center, Virginia.
As the Director of Ophthalmology Education at the WVU Medical School and an Ophthalmology Instructor at the UVA Medical School, Dr. Mayron also served as the Chief Resident Coordinator of the Ophthalmology Board Review at New York University (NYU) and a Clinical Correlation Instructor at the NYU Medical School.
Dr. Mayron has served on several committees, including the West Virginia State Coordinator to Diabetes 2000 at the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Physician Steering Committee for Patient Care Systems at the WVUH, Morgantown, West Virginia. He was a member of the West Virginia Diabetic Eye Care Sub-Committee in the West Virginia State Health Department and the Quality Care Committee in the Blue Shield of Northeastern New York.
Dr. Mayron is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, Medical Society County of Albany, and the Medical Society of the State of New York. During his undergraduate studies, Dr. Mayron was elected Phi Beta Kappa, received the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Scholarship for two years, and made the Dean’s List every semester.
Having authored several articles and publications in his field, Dr. Mayron has significant research experience. He also has extensive experience in clinical trials in his area. Dr. Mayron served as the Director of the CDC-sponsored West Virginia Diabetic Eye Care Project. Also, he was an electrophysiology and psychophysics researcher at New York University.
Practicing At Our Locations In
- Clifton Park
- Diabetic Eye Disease
- Macular Degeneration Treatment & Retinal Surgery
- Macular Pucker
- Medical Retina & Laser
- Retinal Detachment