Dr. Fouladvand is internationally known for his work and depth of experience in the field of neuroophthalmology and visual science. He is board certified and trained in both field of neurology and ophthalmology with extended fellowship and research experience in neuroophthalmology. He is specialized in treatment of neurological and systemic disorders that affect the eye, brain or both.
Dr Fouladvand is the author of numerous articles and published studies in the topics of neurology and ophthalmology. Greatly admired by his peers, Dr Fouladvand serves as a clinician, researcher, lecturer and educator in New York metropolitan. Dr Fouladvand works closely as a team member with staff neurosurgeon, ophthalmologist, neurologist and neuro-otologist at NYU in treating complex neurological disorder affecting the optic nerve, visual pathways and visual cortical function, eye movement disorders, orbital disorders and vestibular system.
Education & Training
Medical School - Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Residency in Ophthalmology
University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, Toronto Western Hospital, Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology
Harvard University, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology
New York University Medical Center, Internship in Internal Medicine
New York University Medical Center, Residency in Neurology
Awards and Publications
Fajr Award for excellence in teaching and patient care, 1993
Research Scholarship in Ophthalmology, National University of Iran, 1994
NYU Hospital Teaching Award, 2001.
Fouladvand M, Barton J. Multiple Ocular Motor nerve Palsies. NeuroLab CD. 2002.
Fouladvand M, Boylan L. Oculomotor apraxia following Bulbospinal Polio. Neurology, 2001; 56/4:576-577.
Fouladvand M, Barton J. Ocular Aspect of Myasthenia Gravis. Seminars in Neurology, 2000; 20: 7-20.
Fouladvand M, Sharpe JA. Quantifying ocular torsion on Oculomotor and combined Oculomotor and Trochlear nerve Palsies: an Aid to Localization. Presented at The Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology April 1999. Neurology 1999; 52 (suppl 2) S09.006.
Fouladvand M, Ahmadie H. Effect of High dose corticosteroids in Optic Neuritis. Presented at the International Congress of Ophthalmology, Sep 1993, Tehran.
Fouladvand M. Laser treatment of Subretinal Neovascular Membrane. Presented at the annual meeting of Iranian Society of ophthalmology, Oct 1992.
Fouladvand M. Sclerokeratoconjuctivitis in Lyme Disease. Daru va darman Medical Journal, 1992; 101:81-85.