Understanding your needs


patients are our first priority, and we put them and their needs first. Throughout the years, Drs. Michael and Anthony Pisacano have treated each and every patient as an individual, not a number. When you seek care for your eyes, we know you are looking for the most experienced, knowledgeable physicians who use the latest technology. You want—and deserve—the best. Drs. Michael and Anthony Pisacano have performed more than 40,000 eye surgeries, restoring clearer vision while treating each patient as if they were family. And at Pisacano Eye, we feel you have a right to ask questions, and get honest, direct answers, like these:

Who Are Our Doctors?


Michael Pisacano earned his M.D. at The Chicago Medical School in 1999, where he earned the Dean’s Award. After completing his medical internship at the Yale University division of Norwalk Hospital, he completed his ophthalmology residency at Montefiore Hospital Medical Center, where he continues to be a Clinical Instructor. His research in Juvenile Diabetes has been published in the medical literature and he has presented his work at international ophthalmology conferences sponsored by the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

Dr. Anthony Pisacano earned his M.D. at Georgetown Medical School, where he graduated with honors. After a medical internship at the Columbia Division of Bellevue Hospital, he completed his ophthalmology residency at Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital where he subsequently served as Chief of the Cataract Clinic. Dr. Pisacano has lectured and taught eye surgery all over the world. In 1986 Dr. Pisacano co-founded New York Eye.

Surgery Center on Pelham Parkway in the Bronx, where he served as Surgeon Director until 2007 when he resigned to begin an exciting new career with his son, Dr. Michael Pisacano at Pisacano Eye Surgery and Laser Specialists. He is the co-founder and past chairman of the Friends of the Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation, which has screened almost 200,000 people for glaucoma throughout the United States.Both Drs. Michael and Anthony Pisacano are certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and are Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). Together, Drs. Michael and Anthony strive daily to bring the best possible care to their patients—beginning with a warm welcome from their reassuring staff and continuing through all aspects of your medical and surgical care.

What Do We Offer You?

Pisacano Eye

offers the very latest approaches to eye care, including micro-incision sutureless cataract and lens implant surgery, LASIK vision correction, laser procedures for glaucoma and diabetes, and treatment for macular

degeneration and dry eyes. Our state-of-the-art facility includes diagnostic imaging technology and the latest office-based therapeutic technology using Zeiss Meditec solid state and YAG therapeutic lasers. Hundreds of thousands of patients in the Bronx can attest to the high quality of care they have received from Drs. Michael and Anthony Pisacano. Why Should You Choose Pisacano Eye?The doctors and staff at Pisacano Eye put the needs and concerns of their patients first. We understand that when you come to us for our specialized services, you want to see the doctor as quickly as possible. We appreciate your urgency and aim to schedule appointments as quickly as we can. Once you arrive at our office, we try our best to minimize your wait, being respectful of your time.

Meet Our Team