Chander N. Samy, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a retinal sub-specialist with fellowship training in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous. His field of expertise comprises age-related macular degeneration (including the latest and most advanced treatments), retinal detachment surgery, laser surgery, diabetic retinopathy, and macular hole surgery.
Dr. Samy joined Ocala Eye in August 1996. After graduating from the Yale University School of Medicine, he completed an internal medicine internship at Yale-New Haven Hospital in 1991. His training continued at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary at Harvard Medical School, with an ophthalmology residency followed by a fellowship in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous.
Dr. Samy is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, American Medical Association, Florida Society of Ophthalmology, Florida Medical Association, and the Marion County Medical Society.