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John Elmer Paddock, M.D.


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Biographical Info

Dr. Paddock received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College in 2017.  He completed his residency at Brown University and his Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York, New York.  During his residency, Dr. Paddock served as chief resident and won numerous teaching awards, including the Rhode Island Hospital Department of Neurology Chief Resident Teaching Award and the Clinical Neurosciences Clerkship-Neurology Resident Teaching Award from the Warren Alpert Medical College at Brown University.  He is excited to join his mentors, Drs. Marc Dinkin and Cristiano Oliveira, in the Neuro-Ophthalmology Service.

Dr. Paddock has conducted research in novel treatment modalities for central retinal artery occlusion, and his areas of research interest include central retinal artery occlusion, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, and neuroimaging findings in headache with visual symptoms.

Clinical Expertise
Retinal Artery Occlusion
IIH (Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension)
Neuro Imaging
  • M.D.
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • B.A.
    Oberlin College
  • Assistant Attending Ophthalmologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology in Clinical Neurology
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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