Dr. Fingerhut, an associate with Eye Specialty Group, is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in medical and surgical retinal diseases. He obtained his B.A. with honors in Globalization from the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University. He has a post-baccalaureate in Biology, Physics, and Organic Chemistry from City College/City University of New York, NY. Dr. Fingerhut attended medical school at Indiana School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN. He then did his internship at New York Hospital in Queens, NY and his residency in Ophthalmology at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, NY. After residency, Dr. Fingerhut completed his two year medical and surgical fellowship in retina at Eye Specialty Group/Vitreoretinal Foundation in Memphis, TN. Dr. Fingerhut is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retinal Surgeons.
Dr. Fingerhut has several publications, including Photodynamic Therapy With or Without Intravitreal Bevacizumab for Polypoidal Chroroidal Vasculopath: Two Years of Follow Up. American Journal of Ophthalmology 2013. Cognitive Impairment in AMD, Ophthalmology 2013. Vitreomacular Adhesion and Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Survey of Ophthalomology, 2014.
Dr. Fingerhut was in private practice in Raleigh, NC before returning to Memphis and joining Eye Specialty Group. He resides in Memphis with his wife and daughter.