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Aron Rose, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, Surgery; Associate Clinical Professor

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Aron Rose, MD

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Dr. Aron Rose is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma and cataract. He has authored numerous articles in the peer-reviewed literature, consulted for surgical and pharmaceutical industry, cared for patients and taught physicians throughout the developing world, where he has a keen interest in the treatment and prevention of blindness. Dr. Rose is also a long time faculty member of the Yale Multidisciplinary Center for Bioethics where he teaches a seminar in Global Health Ethics.

Education & Training

  • Resident and Chief Resident
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine (1989)
  • MD
    New York Medical College (1985)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology (1989)


  • International Ophthalmology Volunteer Work
    Thimpu, Bhutan; Dalian, Liaoning, China; Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana; Banjul, Banjul, Gambia; New Delhi, NCT, India; Monrovia, Montserrado, Liberia; Ulan Bataar, Mongolia (1991-2014)
    Research, teaching and patient care.

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Connecticut Best DoctorsCT Magazine2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
Best Doctors in AmericaCastle Connolly2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Volunteer of the YearUnite for Sight2008
Who's Who in AmericaMarquis2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020

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