Surgeon in Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary,

Assistant Clinical Professor, Harvard Medical School

Medical Director Associate Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Inc

General Information

A career focus of Dr. Borodic’s work has been to improve the management of blepharospasm and related disorders.  These conditions include benign essential blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm, apraxia of eyelid opening, aberrant facial nerve regenerations with blepharospasm, and certain forms of facial myoclonus and myokymia.

Dr. Borodic, prior to becoming an eye surgeon, has spent substantial time in the field of Neurologic medicine.  He was a post doctorate in Neurology at Yale-New Haven Hospital and Yale University prior to completing his eye training at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary.  The combination here has provided Dr. Borodic unique background and experience to manage these conditions.  Additionally, Dr. Borodic has made major accomplishments in the field of pharmacology of botulinum toxin, the backbone of the therapy of these conditions.  He is credited for a number of pharmacologic accomplishments in the use of this material including composition, standardization, purification, administration techniques and understanding the basic pharmacologic dynamics of this material.  Additionally, the extensive background in eyelid surgery further qualifies him for the management of these disorders.  He is experienced in all facets of the eyelids surgery associated with the treatment of blepharospasm as well as championed new developments of surgical techniques and procedures for the management of these conditions.

 

Gary E. Borodic. MD

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