PROSE Providers

Priscilla Sotomayor, O.D.

BostonSight® PROSE Clinical Fellow

Priscilla Sotomayor, OD

Dr. Sotomayor is a graduate of the University of Miami and received her Doctor of Optometry from Nova Southeastern University. She completed her residency at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and in 2012 completed the BostonSight® PROSE Clinical Fellowship.

Dr. Sotomayor is fluent in Spanish

Guillermo Amescua, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Guillermo Amescua, M.D.

Guillermo Amescua, M.D., Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at UHealth, part of the University of Miami, specializes in ocular surface diseases, keratoprostheses, corneal transplant surgery, uveitis and corneal and external diseases.  His research interests are in the areas of ocular chemical and thermal burns, high risk corneal transplantation and ocular microbiology. 

Doctor Amescua received a combined medical and undergraduate degree from Ignacio A. Santos School of Medicine in Monterrey, Mexico.  He completed a pre-graduate ocular immunology research fellowship at Cole Eye Institute at Cleveland Clinic.  He then completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he served as Chief Resident; as well as two fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery and in cornea, ocular surface and uveitis, both at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute.

Facing Uncertainty

SJS Kids Week 2011 - Ian and Maria enjoy the pool


Ian’s eyes were extremely painful and light-sensitive. He had to wear sunglasses and a hat indoors, and his teacher had to keep the classroom shades down. All Ian wanted was to “be a normal kid” more

Woman examines PROSE device