Michael Joel Elman, MD| Comprehensive Ophthalmology | MedStar Health

Michael Joel Elman, MD
Provider accepts MedStar Select insurance

Specialities: Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Languages: Yiddish, Hebrew, English

(410) 686-3690

About me

Michael Elman, MD, has practiced ophthalmology for more than 30 years and specializes in diseases of the retina and vitreous. Author of more than 150 publications on retinal diseases and surgery, Dr. Elman is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is currently the Director of Retina Surgery at Franklin Square Hospital. <br><br>Dr. Elman directed the Clinical Research Unit at the University of Maryland and was bestowed the Young Scholar Award for the entire University of Maryland. Dr. Elman is one of only 280 ophthalmologists worldwide elected to the prestigious American Ophthalmological Society. He serves as the national Study Chairman of the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network (DRCRnet) Protocol I, a national collaborative clinical trial that recently revolutionized the treatment of diabetic macular edema. Dr. Elman, a member of the DRCRnet's Executive Committee, served as its chairman last year. <br><br>Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Dr. Elman is a graduate of Wayne State School of Medicine. He completed his internship in internal medicine at Sinai Hospital of Detroit and his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Illinois Eye Center in Chicago. He received fellowship training in Retinal Vascular Diseases at the Wilmer Eye Institute of the Johns Hopkins University and fellowship training in Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous at Barnes Hospital/Retina Consultants, Ltd. of Washington University. <br><br>Dr. Elman and his wife are actively involved in many community and philanthropic organizations. They are the devoted parents of four children and doting grandparents to six grandchildren.

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7671 Quarterfield Road
Suite 100
Glen Burnie, MD, 21061

419-553-9094

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1838 Greene Tree Road
Suite 170
Baltimore, MD, 21208

410-653-0084
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9114 Philadelphia Road
Suite 310
Baltimore, MD, 21237

410-686-3000

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1838 Greene Tree Road
Suite 170
Pikesville, MD, 21208

410-686-3000

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9114 Philadelphia Road
Suite 310
Baltimore, MD, 21237

410-686-3000

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7671 Quarterfield Road
Suite 100
Glen Burnie, MD, 21061

410-686-3000

Fax 410-553-9096

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Education

Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology

Fellowship Program: Barnes Jewish Hospital (1985)

Fellowship Program: Johns Hopkins Hospital (1984)

Residency Program: University of Illinois Hospital (1983)

Internship Program: DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital (1980)

Medical School: Wayne State University School Of Medicine (1979)