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.

Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2019 Sep;8(5):6
Wong BM, Cheng RW, Mandelcorn ED, Margolin E, El-Defrawy S, Yan P, Santiago AT, Leontieva E, Lou W, ONDRI Investigators, Hatch W, Hudson C
Can J Ophthalmol. 2018 Dec;53(6):639-645
Felfeli T, Christakis PG, Bakshi NK, Mandelcorn ED, Kohly RP, Derzko-Dzulynsky LA
Exp Eye Res. 2018 Jul 18;:
González EG, Liu H, Tarita-Nistor L, Mandelcorn E, Mandelcorn M
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


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