CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Robert J. Arleo, M.D.

100 Uptown Road

Ithaca, NY  14850

Business (607) 257-5599

 

PERSONAL

 

            D.O.B. 1964

            Married

            Three children

 

EDUCATION

 

            Residency in Ophthalmology

            1991 – 1994

            SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

            Syracuse, New York

 

            Internship in Internal Medicine

            1990 – 1991

            SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

            Syracuse, New York

 

            Doctor of Medicine

            1990

            SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Brooklyn, New York

            Magna Cum Laude

            Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

 

Bachelor of Arts, Biology

1986

Hofstra University

Cum Laude

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

 

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

 

            American Board of Ophthalmology, Board Certified 1995

                                                                       Recertified, 2005

 

Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

 

Member, American Medical Association

Member, Medical Society of the State of New York

Member, Tompkins County Medical Society

Member, New York State Ophthalmologic Society

Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Member, Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists

Member, American College of Eye Surgeons

 

 

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

            Arleo Eye Associates

            100 Uptown Road

            Ithaca, New York  14850

            Medical Director

 

ACADEMIC AFFILIATIONS      

           

            E-mail consultant

            Eyeworld Online

            1997 – 1998

 

            Editorial Board

            Vision & Aging

2001 – present

 

LECTURES, CONFERENCES, PAPERS, CLINICAL TESTING

 

            Friday Morning Conference

            Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca

            January, 1995

            “Refractive Eye Surgery”

 

            New York Society of Opticians

            Upstate New York Group

            May, 1995

            “Refractive Eye Surgery”

 

            Ithaca College Medical Staff

            Ithaca College

            April, 1996

            “The Red Eye”

 

 

 

General Medical Staff Meeting

Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca

June, 1996

“Ophthalmologic Uses of the Excimer Laser”

 

Phacoemulsification and Phacorefractive Results

Rochester, New York

November, 1996

“Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”

 

New York Society of Opticians

Upstate New York Group

November, 1996

“Refractive Surgical Advances”

 

Gannett Medical Staff

Cornell University

June, 1997

“The Red Eye”

 

Eye to Your Future

New York State Opticians Society

Rochester, New York

October, 1997

“Refractive Cataract Surgery”

 

Friday Morning Conference

Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca

December, 1997

“Advances in Cataract Surgical Techniques”

 

Annual December Course

SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

Syracuse, New York

December, 1997

“Astigmatic Correction in Cataract Surgery”

Serva Phacoemulsification Course

Alcon Laboratories

Fort Worth, Texas

February, 1998

Phacoemulsification Techniques”

 

 

 

 

Regional Medical Conference

Tompkins County Medical Society

Cornell University

May, 1998

“Refractive Cataract Surgery”

 

Alcon Ophthalmic Symposium

Baltimore, Maryland

June, 1998

“Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”

 

Eye to Your Future

New York State Opticians Society

Ronkonkoma, New York

September, 1998

“Refractive Cataract Surgery”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Annual Meeting

New Orleans, Louisiana

November, 1998

“Transition to Clear Corneal and Temporal Surgery”

 

Alcon Ophthalmic Symposium

Chicago, Illinois

December 4 – 5, 1998

“Advanced Phacoemulsification Techniques”

 

Annual December Course

SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

December, 1998

“High Vacuum Phacoemulsification with Chopping Technique”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Seattle, Washington

March, 1999

Instructional Course: “Advanced Cataract Techniques for the Average Surgeon”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Seattle, Washington

March, 1999

“Transition to Clear Cornea and High Vacuum Phaco Techniques”

 

Alcon Surgical Symposium

Atlanta, Georgia

May, 1999

Course Director, “Cataract Surgical Techniques”

 

New York Society of Opticians

Southern Tier Division Quarterly Meeting

October, 1999

“LASIK Surgery”

 

Alcon Surgical Symposium

St. Louis, Missouri

February, 2000

Course Director: “Cataract Surgical Techniques”

 

Clinical Testing

Alcon Dual Bevel Knives

Spring, 2000

 

Clinical Testing

Alcon High Infusion Sleeves

Spring, 2000

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Boston, Massachusetts

May, 2000

“One Incision Surgery Using the Alcon AcrySof® Implant and High Infusion Sleeve”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Boston, Massachusetts

May, 2000

Free paper: “New Instruments for Clear Corneal Incisions”

 

 

 

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Boston, Massachusetts

May, 2000

Instructional Course: “Advanced Cataract Surgical Techniques for the Average Surgeon”

 

Friday Morning Conference

Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca

October, 2000

“Complications of Contact Lenses”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Annual Meeting

Dallas, Texas

October, 2000

“High Infusion/Single Incision Surgery”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Diego, California

April, 2001

Free paper: “Phaco Upgrades and Surgical Times”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Diego, California

April, 2001

Free paper:  “Comparison of STAAR® Toric IOL with Astigmatic Keratotomy During Cataract Surgery”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Diego, California

April, 2001

Instructional course: “Advanced Cataract Surgery for the Average Surgeon”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Diego, California

April, 2001

“Efficiency with Single Incision Surgery”

 

Ophthalmology Management

May, 2001

Contributing Author: “Making the Cut”

 

Clinical Testing

Alcon Advantex System with NeoSoniX®

June, 2001

 

Ocular Surgery News

September 1, 2001

Phacoemulsification:  Upgrades and Surgical Time”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Academy of Ophthalmology

Annual Meeting

New Orleans, Louisiana

November, 2001

“Modulating Surgical Time and Energy in Cataract Surgery”

 

Ophthalmology Management

            December, 2001 Supplement

            2002 Buyer’s Guide

            “Enjoying New Trends and Technologies”

 

            Ocular Surgery News Symposium

            Park City, Utah

            January 10, 2002

            “Advanced Technology for Cataract Surgery”

 

            Current Concepts in Ophthalmology

Johns Hopkins University

Wilmer Eye Institute

Vail, Colorado

March 12, 2002

“Quick Chop Phaco

AcrySof® Implants”

NeoSoniX®”

 

 

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Resident Phaco Course

Syracuse, New York

March 23, 2002

 

“Clinical Use of Travatan

Buffalo, New York

April 6, 2002

 

“Cataract Surgery: What I’m Doing Today, Where We’re Going Tomorrow”

ITC Alcon Research Facility

Irvine, California

April 15, 2002

 

Alcon Symposium

Advanced Concepts in Anterior Segment Surgeries

San Antonio, Texas

May 4, 2002

“Developing Parameters to Maximize Efficiency”

“The Quick Chop Technique”

Case Presentations

 

Primary Clinical Investigator/Clinical Site

SA60AT Toric Intraocular Lens

Arleo Eye Institute

March, 2002 – October, 2004

 

Ocular Surgery News

            June, 2002 Supplement

            DVD

“Advanced Techniques for Cataract Surgery”

 

Ophthalmology Times

July 15, 2002

“Silicone Toric Lens Outperforms AK for Mild Astigmatism”

 

SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Department of Ophthalmology

6th Annual Update on Cataract /Refractive Surgery and Glaucoma

Brooklyn, New York

January 16, 2003

“High Vacuum Phacochop Cataract Technique”

Toric IOL’s”

 

 

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today

February, 2003

“Absent Superior Zonules

 

            Optometric Continuing Education Seminar

            The Statler Hotel

Ithaca, NY

            March 11, 2003

            Keratitis; Diagnosis and Treatment”

 

Alcon Canada

13th Annual National Master Club

Tucson, Arizona

March 16, 2003

“Quick Chop Technique”

 

Clinical Field Evaluation

Alcon Clearcut HP Keratome

March, 2003

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Francisco, California

April, 2003

“High Vacuum, Quick Chop; Utilizing New Technology”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Francisco, California

April, 2003

Scientific Paper:  “New Clear Corneal Knives”

 

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today

May, 2003

“The No-Stitch Incision Technique”

 

Primary Clinical Investigator/Clinical Site

Alcon NGOVD Study

Arleo Eye Institute

June, 2003

 

Alcon Ophthalmic Symposium

SanAntonio, Texas

September 13, 2003

“Nucleus Removal Technique with Alcon Infiniti System”

AcrySof® Toric IOL”

Case Presentations

 

Alcon Education DVD

October, 2003

“High Vacuum, Quick Chop Using NeoSoniX® Technology”

 

Ophthalmology Management

October, 2003

“Using the Quick Chop Technique”

 

Primary Clinical Investigator/Clinical Site

Alcon Nepafenac Study

Arleo Eye Institute

October 25, 2003 – June 16, 2004

 

            Optometric Continuing Education Seminar

            The Statler Hotel

            Ithaca, NY

November 6, 2003

“Introduction to WaveFront Technology”

“Glaucoma Treatment Education”

 

Review of Ophthalmology

January 2004

“Wielding Clout in The Hospital Setting”

 

Alcon Dinner Meeting

Buffalo, NY

April 5, 2004

“Natural® IOL”

Infiniti® Phaco System”

Vigamox®”

 

Outpatient Surgery Magazine

April, 2004

“6 Ways That Hospitals Can Recapture Cataracts”

 

 

 

 

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Diego, California

May, 2004

“Conversion From the Alcon® Legacy® to the Infinity™ System”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

San Diego, California

May, 2004

Scientific paper: “Aggressive vs. Moderate Parameters with the Infiniti Phaco

System

 

            Optometric Continuing Education Seminar

            The Statler Hotel

            Ithaca, NY

            June 1, 2004

“Correction of Astigmatism During Cataract Surgery”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Alliance

Surgery and Ocular Infections

Tarrytown, NY

August 19, 2004

“Vigamox®”; “Natural® IOL”; “Infinity™ System with Aqualase®”

 

Ocular Surgery News

            October 1, 2004

“Study Shows Reduced Phaco Time With Aggressive Parameters on Infiniti™ System”

 

Optometric Continuing Education Seminar

            The Ithaca Country Club

            Ithaca, NY

            October 5, 2004

Aqualase® Cataract Removal Technology”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Alliance

Toronto, Canada

November 11, 2004

“Infinity™ and Aqualase® technology”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Alliance

St. Catherine’s, Canada

December 13, 2004

“Infinity™ and Aqualase® technology”

 

 

 

Ocular Surgery News

            January 15, 2005

“Case Reports:  Moxifloxacin Monotherapy Cleared Pseudomonas Corneal Ulcers”

 

Alcon DVD

January, 2005

“Pre-Chop Aqualase® Technique”

 

Alcon Dinner Meeting

Snyder, New York

March 14, 2005

“Surgery and Anti-Infectives”

 

Current Concepts in Ophthalmology

Johns Hopkins University

Wilmer Eye Institute

Vail, Colorado

March 21 – 25, 2005

DisCoVisc Clinical Trial”

“Efficient Aqualase® Surgery”

“Transition to Infiniti™ Phaco System from Legacy®”

 

Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today

            April, 2005

“Using Aqualase® with Salvetti Akahoshi Prechop” with accompanying CDROM

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Washington, D.C.

April 15 – 20, 2005

“Safety and Effectiveness of a Viscous-Dispersive OVD”

“Strategies for Increasing Surgical Effectiveness of the AquaLase® Liquefaction Device”

AquaLase® Liquefaction Principals and Methods”

 

Alcon Speaker’s Forum

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

Washington, D.C.

April, 2005

“Improving Surgical Efficiency and Outcomes with Infinity™ and Prechop

 

Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today

May, 2005

Opacification, Fibrosis, and a Decentered IOL”

 

Alcon Canada

National Master Club

New Foundland, Canada

August, 2005

Keynote Speaker: “New Technology in Cataract Removal”

“New Implant Technology”

“Complicated Cataract Cases”

 

The 10th Congress of Chinese Ophthalmological Society

Tianjin, China

September 8 – 12, 2005

Live Cataract Surgery

 

 

 

 

The 10th Congress of Chinese Ophthalmological Society

General Assembly

Tianjin, China

September 8 – 12, 2005

Keynote Speaker: “Improving Surgical Efficiency with Advanced Technology”

 

Aier & Alcon Summit

The 10th Congress of Chinese Ophthalmological Society

Tianjin, China

September 10, 2005

“High Vacuum Quick Chop Technique Using NeoSoniX® Handpiece      Technology”

 

Alcon Symposium

The 10th Congress of Chinese Ophthalmological Society

Tianjin, China

September 10, 2005

“Improving Surgical Efficiency with Advanced Technology”

 

Complementary Ophthalmic Residents Education (C.O.R.E.)

Philadelphia, PA

November 12, 2005

“Efficient Liquefaction and Phaco Surgery”

 

 

 

Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today

January, 2006

“Incorrect Lens Implant”

 

Alcon Centurion Surgeon Award

Award for Refractive Surgeons achieving superior surgical results

January, 2006

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

SanFrancisco, CA

March, 2006

“Quick-Chop Phacoemulsification and Prechop AquaLase® using DisCoVisc®”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

SanFrancisco, CA

March, 2006

Panelist:  “ Presbyopia Correcting IOLs”

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Annual Meeting

SanFrancisco, CA

March, 2006

Live Cataract Surgery

 

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Innovations In Ophthalmology Symposium

SanFrancisco, CA

March 19, 2006

“Alcon AcrySof® Toric IOL”

 

Alcon Symposium

Optimizing “Refractive” Patient Results:  New Frontiers in IOL and Incisional Techniques (Technology and Technique Summit)

Fort Worth, TX

April 1, 2006

“Utilization of Astigmatic Correcting IOLs”

 

Alcon Laboratories, Inc.

June 23, 2006 through December 31, 2006

Surgeon Mentor: Alcon AcrySof® ReSTOR® IOL

 

Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today

June, 2006

“CRST’s Third Annual State of the Art Technology Symposium:  AcrySof® Toric IOL”

 

Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today

February, 2007

“Anterior Capsular Contraction Syndrome and PXF”

 

Primary Clinical Investigator/Clinical Site

Arleo Eye Associates

Ophthalmic Research Associates, Inc.

A Multi-Center, Randomized, Double Masked, Placebo and Positive Controlled, Parallel-Group, Study Evaluating the Safety and Efficcy of rEV131 2.5mg/mL, rEV131 1.25 mg/mL, and rEV131 0.625 mg/mL for the treatment of Ocular Inflammation after Cataract Surgery.

March, 2006 – February 2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

Primary Clinical Investigator/Clinical Site

Arleo Eye Associates

Alcon Research, Ltd.  

Prospective, Randomized Comparison of DisCoVisc to Dispersive and Cohesive OVDs in Non-Eventful Cataract Surgery

December 12, 2007 – October, 2008

 

 

 

Review of Ophthalmology

March, 2010

“Sharpen Your Skills to Target Emmetropia

 

Journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology

November, 2010

“The AcrySof® Toric Intraocular Lens in Subjects with Cataracts and Corneal Astigmatism”