Craig H. Marcus, MD earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry as a Joseph C. Wilson Scholar from the University of Rochester. He performed molecular biology and genetics research at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and published several papers in this area.
Dr. Marcus is a graduate of the Chicago Medical School. His post-graduate study included a medicine internship at the North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset and Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in Manhattan. Dr. Marcus completed his Ophthalmology residency in Philadelphia at Temple University, and a post residency fellowship in glaucoma at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.
Dr. Marcus is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine, as well as Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is active in the training program of the Ophthalmology residency program of North Shore/Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Dr. Marcus is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Member of the American Glaucoma Society. He is also a member of the New York Glaucoma Society and the Ophthalmic Laser Society. He is the Chairman of the Long Island Chapter of the Glaucoma Research Foundation.
Dr. Marcus has authored many research papers on glaucoma and is actively involved in the development of newer surgical approaches for glaucoma. He has a special interest in pediatric glaucoma. He is a member of the Executive Board and the current President of the Nassau Academy of Medicine, and a past President of the Long Island Ophthalmological Society.
Dr. Marcus is honored to be included in Top Doctors and Top Ophthalmologists for several years.