Dr. Matthew Dombrow

Dr. Matthew Dombrow received his undergraduate degree Magna Cum Laude from Cornell University.  He then attended the Albert Einstein College of Medicine as a Golding Scholar.  He was trained in ophthalmology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey where he served as Chief Resident in his final year.  Dr. Dombrow went on to complete a medical and surgical vitreoretinal fellowship at Yale University. 

Dr. Dombrow retains hospital privileges at Yale-New Haven Hospital and Bridgeport Hospital.  Surgeries are performed at the main campus at Yale-New Haven Hospital.  Office based procedures are performed in any of his outpatient locations.  He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, Connecticut Society of Eye Physicians, and the American Medical Association.  Dr. Dombrow is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

The scope of his practice includes age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, diabetic macular edema, retinal vein occlusions, ocular trauma, macular holes/epiretinal membranes, and retinal detachment surgery.  Dr. Dombrow and his team employ a variety of minor and major procedures for the treatment of vitreoretinal disease.  Common treatments include intravitreal anti-VEGF agents, intravitreal steroids, intravitreal implants, laser retinopexy and photocoagulation, and retinal                                                    cryopexy.  He has a particular interest in recurrent and complex retinal detachment repair.