Yosbelkys Martin-Paez, M.D.

Dr. Martin-Paez is available for appointments in Boston.


Dr. Martin Paez specializes in evaluation and treatment of diseases causing vision loss due to damage of the optic nerve and visual pathways. She also focuses on the treatment of motility disorders.

Her special interest includes diseases of the optic nerve including optic neuritis, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, and ischemic optic neuropathy. She is especially interested in neuromyelitis optica, MOGAD( Myelin Oligodendrocyte Associated Disorders) and Multiple Sclerosis.

Dr. Martin Paez is fluent in Spanish.


Neuro-ophthalmology, Cuban Eye Institute “Pando Ferrer”, Havana, Cuba

Neuro-Ophthalmology/Multiple Sclerosis Fellowship. UCHealth, Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO.


Ophthalmology, Eye Center “Abel Santamaria Hospital”, Pinar Del Rio, Cuba

Neurology Resident, UF Health, Gainesville, FL

Medical School

Medical Doctor, Faculty of Medical Science, Pinar Del Rio, Cuba

Academic Appointment

Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Tufts University School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Professional Honors and Awards

2020 – Fight for Sight/NANOS Postdoctoral Fellowship Award – Cognitive and Neurological Screening of Controls in an Age-Related Macular Degeneration Registry

Academic Affiliations/Memberships

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
Americas Committee for Treatment in Multiple Sclerosis (ACTRIMS)
The North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)

Selected Publications

Martin Paez, Yosbelkys MD; Bennett, Jeffrey L. MD, PhD; Subramanian, Prem S. MD, PhD; Pelak, Victoria S. MD Considerations for the Treatment of Inflammatory Neuro-Ophthalmologic Disorders During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology: September 2020 – Volume 40 – Issue 3 – p 305-314. doi: 10.1097/WNO.0000000000001016

Martin Paez Y, Mudie LI, Subramanian PS. Spaceflight Associated Neuro-Ocular Syndrome (SANS): A Systematic Review and Future Directions. Eye Brain. 2020;12:105-117. https://doi.org/10.2147/EB.S234076

Contact Information

Dr. Martin’s Office: 617-636-5488
Fax: 617-636-7029
Patient Appointments: 617-636-5488

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