David RP Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD, DABO, FRCSC, FASRS

David RP Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD, DABO, FRCSC, FASRS

Erie Retina Research
President & CEO
300 State Street
Suite 302
Erie, PA 16507
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(814) 200-9152 office

Education and Training

Medical School
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Ophthalmology residency
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Retinal fellowship
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA


David RP Almeida, MD MBA PhD, is a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon. He completed an Honors Bachelor of Science (University of Toronto, Canada), PhD in Pharmaceutical Drug Research (University of Szeged, Hungary), MBA in healthcare management (The George Washington University, USA), medical school (Queen’s University, Canada), ophthalmology residency (Queen’s University, Canada) and a vitreoretinal diseases and surgery fellowship (University of Iowa, USA).

Dr. Almeida has over 120 peer-reviewed publications and over 100 national and international conference and keynote presentations. He has received numerous awards from the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS), American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and is regularly recognized in Top Doctor awards.

Dr. Almeida diagnoses and treats all medical and surgical conditions of the vitreous, retina and macula. His research interests include proliferative vitreoretinopathy, infectious endophthalmitis and complex surgical techniques.

During his free time, David loves to travel with his family. David is also an competitive squash player, triathlete and an avid guitar player.