Rebecca Rojas, OD

Optometry
Specialties
Ophthalmology, Optometry, more

Locations and Appointments


CUIMC/Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute

622 W 168th Street
Vanderbilt Clinic Building, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10032
US
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880 Third Avenue
Floor 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10022
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    NYP Employee Plan
    Aetna Signature Administrators
    PPO
    Student Health
    POS
    EPO
    NY Signature
    HMO
    Special Needs
    Medicare Managed Care
    Great West (National)
    POS
    HMO
    EPO
    PPO
    Medicare Managed Care
    Medicare Managed Care
    PPO
    Select Care (Exchange)
    HMO
    Medicaid Managed Care
    PPO
    EPO
    POS
    Essential Plan
    Vytra
    ConnectiCare
    Medicare Managed Care
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Essential Plan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    HMO
    EPO
    PPO
    MagnaCare
    Railroad
    Traditional Medicare
    Multiplan
    Medicaid Managed Care
    Essential Plan
    HMO
    Child/Family Health Plus
    Quality Health Management
    Special Needs
    Medicaid (Community Plan)
    POS
    Medicare Managed Care
    Compass (Exchange)
    HMO
    Empire Plan
    PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    Oxford Freedom
    Oxford HMO
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About Rebecca Rojas, OD


Rebecca Rojas, OD, FAAO, is Instructor of Optometric Sciences (in Ophthalmology) at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. Dr. Rojas is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and specializes in complex and medically necessary contact lens fittings, anterior segment disease, co-managing cataract and refractive surgeries, and primary care.


Dr. Rojas obtained her bachelor's degree in Molecular and Microbiology at the University of Central Florida and a Doctorate in Optometry from Nova Southeastern University. She subsequently completed her residency training in ocular disease from SUNY State College of Optometry.


Prior to joining Columbia, Dr. Rojas worked in multiple eye centers in New York specializing in co-managing refractive and cataract surgeries with corneal specialists. She also spent several years as a clinical optometrist working abroad at the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi Eye Institute. Most recently, she was Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor at SUNY and worked at Fromer Eye Centers. In addition to her clinical responsibilities there, Dr. Rojas was involved in the optometry residency program as co-supervisor instructing and precepting fourth year optometry students and residents during their clinical rotations.


Dr. Rojas has presented posters at academic meetings, delivered COPE- approved lectures and peer-reviewed articles, and also served on the clinical board of directors for the regional and world special Olympics international vision screenings.


Specialties & Expertise

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Education

  • Medical School: Nova Southeastern University
  • Fellowship: American Academy of Optometry
  • Residency: State University of New York College of Optometry- Ocular Disease Residency

Leadership, Titles & Positions

  • Instructor in Optometric Science (in Ophthalmology) at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

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