Dr. Reichel is available for appointments in Boston, and Leominster.

Elias Reichel, MD

Vice Chair for Research and Education,
Department of Ophthalmology

Director, Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery Service

Director, Medical Retina Fellowship



Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery, New England Eye Center

Electrophysiology and Molecular Genetics, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Genetics, Children's Hospital, Boston


Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Medical School

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Academic Appointment

Professor of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Dr. Reichel's areas of expertise include both medical and surgical retinal disorders. His surgical interests include surgery for macular disorders, retinal detachment, and trauma of the posterior segment. He has a special interest in hereditary retinal degenerations, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy.

Dr. Reichel also is fluent in Spanish.


Contact Information

Dr. Reichel's Office: 617-636-1648

Fax: 617-636-4866

Patient Appointments: Boston: 617-636-4600
Leominster: 978-534-6100


Elias Reichel