The People of Ophthalmology



Benjamin Guidry M.D.

Dr. Guidry is a native of Louisiana who is a graduate of the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed his residency training at the University of Mississippi in Jackson, Mississppi and is currently in the first year of a two year vitreoretinal fellowship under the preceptorship of Dr. James Diamond at Tulane University and the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System.


Mirela Krasniqi, MD

The current glaucoma fellow working with Dr. Ramesh Ayyala is Dr. Mirela Krasniqi. Dr. Krasniqi was born in Albania and came to the US to pursue her higher education. She graduated summa cum laude from St. Francis College, BS, chemistry. She also holds a Master of Science in Teaching, Chemistry Education from Pace University. She received her medical degree from the University at Buffalo School of Medicine. Her post graduate training was at New York Hospital Queens, transitional year, and Ophthalmology residency at Summa Health System/Northeast Ohio Medical University.


Michael Yablick M.D.

Dr. Yablick is our cornea fellow coming from Richmond, Virginia, where he completed his ophthalmology residency at Virginia Commonwealth University. He attended medical school the University of Alabama school of Medicine in Birmingham. He earned a B.S. in Biology at Millsaps College in Jackson, MS.

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