Dr. Daniel Rosberger

Retinal Surgery
New York, NY
male

Locations

Office

New York, NY

Address

52 East 72nd Street, New York, NY
Directions

Fax

(212) 439-0796

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Retinal Surgery

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English, Spanish

Doctor Q&A

226 Answers
35 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
It's not completely clear from your question which blood vessels you're referring to. However, there is a certain amount of melanin pigment that is no... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Your nervousness and lack of sleep will not affect the installation of intracorneal rings. You should still talk to your surgeon so that he/she is at ... Read More
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A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Glad you had laser photoocagulation (LPC) for your retinal tear. You still need to monitor your vision, because LPC doesn't guarentee that you can't g... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Steroids can have many benefits but they may also have side effects locally on the skin or because they are absorbed into the blood stream, they can h... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
There is not enough information here to offer either a diagnosis or recommendation for treatment. If this is on the skin above your eyelids, it is not... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
It is extremely unlikely that blurred vision is related to Keflex
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Your question cannot be answered with the information given. Since conjunctivitis is not usually treated with steroids, it's possible that what you ha... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
A bluish tint to the sclera may be perfectly normal. However sometimes it can signify a thinning of the sclera perhaps related to uveitis. I would jus... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Lumps are not a desired outcome after fat-grafting. You should consult the doctor who did the procedure or another oculoplastic specialist for specifi... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Sounds like you had a mild corneal abrasion that healed on it's own. If you have no more pain and no change in vision, you really don't need to do any... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Forever is a very long time when you're 19. But chalazia are the granuloma aftermaths of inflammatory hordeola (styes). If it bothers you, it can be t... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Macular degeneration (AMD) is unrelated to a retinal tear. It's good that you had the tear treated (hopefully successfully) with laser. The most likel... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
The NIH-funded DPPOS study showed that 8% of patients with "pre-diabetes" have diabetic retinopathy. Blurred vison caused by 1. refractive changes can... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
As long as the vision is unchanged, it's unlikely that the retina has re-detached. However, it is probably safest to have a dilated retinal exam to be... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
For all the things you reported in your question, you should see your internist as soon as you can.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Tension is an unlikely cause for difficulty opening one's eyes upon waking. If you have difficulty opening your eyes throughout the day, it could be a... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Contact lenses are no problem. Someone who is a moderate to high myope usually has retinal thinning which makes them more susceptible to retinal detac... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
There is essentially no reason to "wash" your eyes with anything. In some instances washing eyelids may be indicated but essentially never the eyes th... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
If it’s new with indistinct borders, have it evaluated by an ophthalmologist or dermatologist
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Cataracts are just your own lens that was clear when you were born but has now become cloudy. It is analogous to having a scratched or opaque lens on ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Refractive errors are not the only causes of monocular diplopia. Catatacts, corneal issues and retinal diseases affecting the macula can also do so. Y... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Retinal detachments following trauma are usually the result of disruption and collapse of the vitreous gel. If this has not happened in 7 months, it i... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
What your describing sounds more like a collapse of the vitreous gel and not a retinal detachment. Regardless, you should avoid doing anything such as... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
In this situation where it is unclear whether your daughter can fully express her symptoms, after three weeks it is best to seek medical attention to ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
As long as both eyes remain relatively stable, there's likely nothing to worry about. If there is a rapid change however, you should have it evaluated
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
If it's been a day or so and your not having any problems with blurred vision or eye pain, you're not likely to.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
-1.25 myopia is actually quite mild. With refractive correction (glasses, contact lenses, or refractive surgery such as PRK or LASIK), your "vision" i... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Glaucoma risk and diagnosis are determined by several factors measured over time. It would appear your risk is low, but this needs to be followed over... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
You should speak to your obstetrician about your symptoms and if he/she feels appropriate will refer you to an ophthalmologist.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
That sounds like a pretty good regimen for allergy symptoms and dry eyes. If it's working, just stick with that! If it's not, then there are other all... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Head positioning is very important following retinal detachment repair. Edibles per se won't affect the prognosis so long as you are able to maintain ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Caffeine can affect different people in different ways. If your symptoms are related to the coffee, most likely you’ve accidentally been given regular... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
It's hard to know based upon your description. However, it would be a good idea to have her evaluated by an ophthalmologist to make sure it's nothing ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Most eyelid twitching (fasiculations) are associated with too little sleep, too much caffeine and dry eyes. Try sleeping more, drinking less caffeine ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
No. Eye pressure is related almost exclusively to the amount of aqueous fluid produced by the ciliary body within the eye and the rate of drainage of ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Rinse you eye out with saline solution (artificial tears). If you have no additional symptoms, you should be fine. If you experience discomfort or a c... Read More
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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Yes, if this is a one-off occurrence, a subconjunctival hemorrhage is nothing to worry about and the blood will absorb in several days. If this is hap... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
This is definitely something you need to have evaluated by your internist. It could be anything from something benign to an abnormality in blood press... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
It really depends on what the underlying cause of the problem is and its exact location (eyelid skin or eyelid margin). You can try cold compresses un... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Red eyes can be caused by many different issues from totally benign to quite serious. It is more likely to be serious if associated with other symptom... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Sometimes it's very hard to localize pain around the eye. This could be anything from a sinus issue to a neuralgia to angle closure to dry eyes to not... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Tear duct surgery will not likely help with blepharitis as they are two seperate issues. There are many potential therapeutics for blepharitis so I wo... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
There is almost always some vision deficit after a retinal detachment even if successfully repaired. Needing cataract surgery at the time of RD repair... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
The cold must take it's course. For the watery eyes, sometimes an anti allergy drop, Zaditor, Pataday can help. Also nasal sprays (Afrin) may dry up y... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
There is no good way to assess your problem without an examination. Sudden significant blurred vision is something that needs urgent evaluation to pos... Read More
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A 78-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Chronic floaters if not associated with photopsias (flashing lights) or visual field (peripheral) changes, are unlikely to be dangerous (related to re... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of blindness in the US. Usually swelling in the center of the retina "macular edema" is responsible. If you ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
There is a "learning curve" for visual field tests. People get better at taking the test. You should continue to follow up with your ophthalmologist ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
It is unlikely that you did any damage to your eyes with "eye rotation" exercises. It is however, unclear, why you need to do exercises at all.
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 33 years experience
Changing skin color is often not normal. This needs to be evaluated by a dermatologist
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Thank you doc, I am currently going to appointments for it. Thank you!
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Thank you doctor.Also,if I may add,the iris scan is for identification
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Good morning Dr. Rosberger! Thank you very much for this information!!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
Graduated 2010MD

Medical/Graduate school

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, NY
Graduated 1990MD

Medical/Graduate school

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine, SC
Graduated 1988MD

Awards

Sigma Xi
1988
Alpha Omega Alpha
1989
Knapp Fellowship
1996

Affiliations

Weill Cornell College of Medicine
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