Efrem Mandelcorn, BSc, MD, FRCSC

Dr. Mandelcorn completed his Bachelor of Science at the University of Western Ontario where he graduated as a gold medalist. He received his medical degree with honours and subsequently completed his ophthalmology residency  in the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences at the University of Toronto.

He has had further specialized fellowship training in vitreoretinal surgery at the University of Toronto and also obtained a second fellowship in surgical retina and surgical posterior uveitis at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami, Florida.

Dr. Mandelcorn was awarded the J.S. Crawford Post-graduate Teaching Award in the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto in 2015. He was also honoured with a Teaching Excellence Award in Postgraduate Education by the Wightman-Berris Academy, University of Toronto, University Health Network in 2014-5 and again for Undergraduate Education in 2016-7.

Dr. Mandelcorn is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is currently an attending surgeon at the Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network. He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto and an Associate Member of the Graduate Faculty Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto. He is also the Fellowship Director for Vitreoretinal Surgery (UHN & Sunnybrook sites) at the University of Toronto.

Can J Ophthalmol. 2018 Jun;53(3):229-235
Samet S, Tarita-Nistor L, González EG, Mandelcorn MS, Mandelcorn ED, Steinbach MJ
Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2017 Dec 01;48(12):1016-1020
Felfeli T, Mandelcorn MS, Yan P, Jeffery G, Mandelcorn ED
Optom Vis Sci. 2018 Jan;95(1):60-69
González EG, Tarita-Nistor L, Mandelcorn E, Mandelcorn M, Steinbach MJ
Retina. 2017 Nov 07;:
Callaway NF, Gonzalez MA, Yonekawa Y, Faia LJ, Mandelcorn ED, Khurana RN, Saleh MGA, Lin P, Sobrin L, Albini TA
Can J Ophthalmol. 2017 Nov;52 Suppl 1:S30-S33
Pesin N, Mandelcorn ED, Felfeli T, Ogilvie RI, Brent MH
Can J Ophthalmol. 2017 Apr;52(2):225-228
Pesin N, Mandelcorn ED, Felfeli T, Ogilvie RI, Brent MH
Saudi J Ophthalmol. 2016 Oct-Dec;30(4):217-220
Al-Kharashi A, Galbinur T, Mandelcorn ED, Muni RH, Nabavi M, Kertes PJ
Optom Vis Sci. 2017 Feb;94(2):239-245
Tarita-Nistor L, González EG, Brin T, Mandelcorn MS, Scherlen AC, Mandelcorn ED, Steinbach MJ


Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Sciences, University of Toronto
Attending Staff Surgeon, Donald K. Johnston Eye Institute, Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network
Associate Member, Graduate Faculty, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto
Fellowship Director, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Ophthalmology, University of Toronto