In memory of Dr. Falcone (1960 -2019)
Dr. Philip M. Falcone received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his medical degree from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. He graduated with honors and was named to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha medical honors society. He then completed his ophthalmology residency training at the St Luke’s/Roosevelt Medical Center of Columbia University, and retina fellowship training at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary of Harvard Medical School. He has been in practice in Connecticut for over fifteen years. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Yale University School of Medicine and volunteers at the Veterans Hospital in West Haven.
Dr. Falcone has numerous major publications to his credit and has been at the research forefront participating as the Principal Investigator in many national trials including current therapies for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. He treats all aspects of retinal disease but surgery is his primary area of concentration. He lives in Connecticut with his wife and 4 children.