Caroline Baumal, MD:
Retina Specialist, New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center
Dr. Caroline Baumal is a professor of ophthalmology at the New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center, in Boston, Massachusetts. She specializes in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous.
Dr. Baumal is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She has received multiple awards from various societies, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Retinal Surgeons (Crystal Apple Award), the Retinal Hall of Fame, and the Florida Ophthalmologic Society (Donald J. Gass Beacon of Sight Award). Recently, Dr. Baumal was given the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Vit-Buckle Society. She is on the editorial board for Retinal Cases & Brief Reports and Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers, and Imaging Retina. Dr. Baumal has authored more than 160 publications and 28 book chapters on retinal diseases. She edited the book Current Management of Diabetic Retinopathy. Dr. Baumal is actively involved in teaching vitreoretinal fellows and residents and was previously the director of education and the residency program at the New England Eye Center.