Physicians

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.

 

Jesse Pelletier MD, FACS

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. 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.

Jonathan Leon Rosen MD

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.

Jonathan Leon Rosen MD completed his General Surgery Internship at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach. He then went on to complete an Ophthalmology residency, and Oculoplastics fellowship training at the world renowned New York Eye and Ear Infirmary under the tutelage of Drs. Robert and David Della Rocca. He continued at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary following his fellowship as a Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology with responsibilities that included clinical and surgical training of residents within the General Ophthalmology and Oculoplastics divisions.

At Ocean Ophthalmology Group, Dr. Leon Rosen MD heads the Oculoplastics Service with experience treating many types of oculoplastics moribidities including thyroid eye disease, dermatologic pre-malignant and malignant lesions of the eyelids, orbital lesions, neurologic deficits of the cranial nerve system, functional and anatomical deficits of the nasolacrimal system, ocular surface reconstruction for trauma and autoimmune patients, as well as functional eyelid deficits such ptosis, ectropion and entropion/trichiasis of the eyelids, including reconstruction of previously operated eyelids. Given his Reconstructive Surgery training, Dr. Leon Rosen, MD is well versed in Cosmetic/Aesthetic procedures such as Botox, Fillers and Cosmetic Upper and Lower Lid surgery.

In addition to his training as an Oculoplastics Specialist, Dr. Leon Rosen, MD has continued to practice within the realm of General Ophthalmology over the past 12 years. With the use of advanced diagnostic and therapeutic delivery technology at Ocean Ophthalmology, he continues to clinically and surgically treat ocular morbidities including cataracts, pterygium, glaucoma, dry eye/keratoconjunctivitis sicca, diabetic eye disease, and macular degeneration.

Dr. Leon Rosen MD is a consulting expert in the medical and surgical treatment of Oculoplastic disease in the Miami-Dade and Broward counties on a limited basis through neighboring Ophthalmic practices. He also works in the US Virgin Islands, where he performs Oculoplastics and General Ophthalmic surgery for the un- and under-insured on a monthly basis. In 2017, Dr. Leon Rosen, MD received the “10 Best Corrective Eye Surgeons in Exceptional and Outstanding Patient Service Award by the American Institute of Medical Professionals.

Dr. Leon Rosen MD is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is on staff at Coral Gables Hospital in Miami, as well as Roy Schneider Regional Medical Center and Juan Luis Medical Center in the US Virgin Islands. Dr. Leon Rosen, MD is fluent in English and Spanish.