Jesse Pelletier MD, FACS completed his ophthalmology residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and fellowship training in cornea, external disease and refractive surgery at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. He currently remains affiliated with Bascom Palmer Eye Institute as Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology with responsibilities that include surgical training of residents, clinic supervision, and clinical research within the general ophthalmology and cornea divisions.
Dr. Leon Rosen MD is a fellowship trained Ophthalmic Plastics and Reconstructive surgery specialist, as well as a General Ophthalmology surgery specialist who has received training from the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. He currently serves as the Director of the Oculoplastics Division at Ocean Ophthalmology as well as providing Oculoplastics consulting services for neighboring practices in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.
Dr. Pelletier MD, FACS is also the founder of Ocean Ophthalmology Group, a private multispecialty practice in Miami, FL. Dr. Pelletier MD, FACS has experience treating many types of ocular moribidities including including cataracts, refractive disorders, corneal infection and inflammation, uveitis, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, dry eye disease and cancerous or pre-malignant lesions of the cornea and conjunctiva. Moreover, he performs a variety of specialized surgeries including femtosecond laser cataract surgery with premium intraocular lens implantation, ocular surface reconstruction, pterygium excision, and corneal transplantation. Dr. Pelletier MD, FACS has expertise in endothelial keratoplasty (also known as DSAEK), a form of transplantation in which only the deepest portion of the cornea is transplanted. This novel technique has revolutionized corneal surgery allowing for faster healing and more stable postoperative ocular integrity.
Dr. Pelletier MD, FACS serves as the Director of the Laser Vision Correction service at the Ocean Ophthalmology Group. He utilizes the most advanced vision correction techniques including LASIK, LASEK, Advanced Surface Treatments, and PRK to ensure precise treatments and is certified on various excimer and femtosecond platforms. Dr. Pelletier performs his refractive procedures at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute with the latest refractive technologies including Intralase and Allegretto lasers.
Dr. Pelletier MD, FACS has written and spoken extensively on infections of the ocular surface, epidemiology of eye infections and ocular microbiology. Moreover, he has served as both investigator and principal investigator for several clinical trials and is a consultant for both the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. In addition to his private practice and academic positions, he is Director of Cataract and Corneal Surgery for the non-profit Africa Surgical Assistant Program, which provides research and surgical solutions to local health-care providers in West Africa.
Dr. Pelletier MD, FACS is an active member in the national and local ophthalmologic community. He is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has served as past president of the Miami Ophthalmological Society and remains an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Cornea Society. He is also affiliated with the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology and Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group.
Along with his passion for ophthalmology, Dr. Pelletier enjoys fluency in several languages, international travel, literature, and advanced fitness training. He currently practices at the Ocean Ophthalmology Group located in North Miami Beach and is on staff at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, North Miami Beach Surgery Center, and Memorial Outpatient Surgery Center.