Dr. Evelyn Icasiano is a board-certified ophthalmologist providing a broad spectrum of comprehensive eye care with special interests in cataract surgery and laser vision correction refractive surgery. Dr. Icasiano was born and raised in New Jersey. She graduated from Rutgers University. At Rutgers, she was awarded the Henry Rutgers Scholar Award after completing a senior research thesis in the Biological Sciences and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She then went on to earn her medical degree at the Chicago Medical School. Upon graduation she completed an internship in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent Hospital in New York followed by her residency training in Ophthalmology at the Cook County Hospital in Chicago.
Following her residency training, she continued her training with a subspecialty fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She is currently an adjunct attending physician at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. She was recognized as a "Rising Star" in Ophthalmology in the 2013 and 2014 editions of New York Super Doctors.
Dr. Icasiano is proficient in Spanish.
Medical School - Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery
John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, Residency in Ophthalmology
American Board of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery