Efrem Mandelcorn

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. 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
Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2016 Jun 01;47(6):570-2
Yan P, Minaker S, Mandelcorn ED
Retina. 2016 Sep;36(9):1694-8
Szigiato AA, Gilani F, Walsh MK, Mandelcorn ED, Muni RH
Am J Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr;164:29-36
Holbrook JT, Sugar EA, Burke AE, Vitale AT, Thorne JE, Davis JL, Jabs DA, Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial Research Group
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 Feb;134(2):127-34
Wells JA, Glassman AR, Jampol LM, Aiello LP, Antoszyk AN, Baker CW, Bressler NM, Browning DJ, Connor CG, Elman MJ, Ferris FL, Friedman SM, Melia M, Pieramici DJ, Sun JK, Beck RW, Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network
Can J Ophthalmol. 2015 Oct;50(5):e91-3
Le TD, Weisbrod D, Mandelcorn ED
Can J Ophthalmol. 2015 Oct;50(5):e71-4
Manusow JS, Rai A, Yeh S, Mandelcorn ED


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