About Us

Michael B. Raizman, MD

Dr. Raizman is an internationally recognized cornea, refractive surgery, cataract, and lens implant specialist. He has been with Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston since 1991.  He has served on the full time faculties of Harvard Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. He is director of the Cornea and Cataract Service and also heads the Cornea fellowship at New England Eye Center. 

Dr. Raizman has delivered over 500 invited lectures in the US, South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. He has been an visiting professor at many institutions, including UCLA, Columbia, Yale, Loyola, University of Michigan, and Wills Eye Institute. Dr. Raizman was selected by his peers to be included in the latest and multiple previous editions of Best Doctors in America. Boston Magazine has repeatedly recognized him as one of the top ophthalmologists in the Boston area.  

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Creativity Unleashed

John's eyesight was compromised when he was stricken with ocular GVHD

Diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma in 2002, John Cavaiuolo was given a few months to live.  But he wasn’t ready to give up. When offered the chance to join an experimental stem cell transplant program, he jumped.  Defying all odds, one year later he was cancer free.....read more