—Photo from the Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce
Cornea Consulting of Albany cut the ribbon April 11 on its new offices at 9 Vista Blvd. in Slingerlands. Holding the scissors, at center, are doctors Robert A. Eden, M.D., left, and Robert L. Schultze, M.D., right, who welcomed a full house of town, chamber, and community officials and members.SLINGERLANDS — Cornea Consultants of Albany, the only practice in northeastern New York dedicated to corneal disease, cataract surgery, and laser vision correction, has opened a 15,000-square-foot facility at 9 Vista Blvd. in the Vista Technology Campus.
“Our goal has been to provide world-class eye care to the people of upstate New York and surrounding areas in a patient friendly and comfortable environment,” said Dr. Robert Schultze, founding partner of Cornea Consultants of Albany, in a release.
The facility serves as the Division of Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery at the Albany Medical College Lions Eye Institute, and has been outfitted with the latest technology for diagnosis and treatment.
Doctors Schultze and Robert A. Eden are board certified, fellowship trained, and fellows of The American Board of Ophthalmology, with Schultze serving as associate professor of ophthalmology and Eden, assistant professor at Albany Medical College.
Physicians at Cornea Consultants of Albany pioneered revolutionary techniques in corneal transplant surgery and have been invited to participate in investigational trials of new technologies and treatments for various eye conditions. Together, Cornea Consultants surgeons have performed over 12,000 successful procedures.
“Our new facility will allow us to continue to serve the community with the best quality of patient care in an innovative atmosphere,” said Eden in the release.
Cornea Consultants of Albany office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Both Schultze and Eden are accepting new patients.