Dr. Nicolas Biro is a board-certified ophthalmologist, fellowship-trained in Oculoplastic and Orbital surgery, and Neuro-Ophthalmology. He completed his first pediatric residency and internship at New York University, followed by a second ophthalmology residency at the University of South Florida. During his last year of ophthalmology residency, he was selected to be the Chief Resident, being a leader and liaison between the department faculty and the residents. Subsequently, he was selected for a two-year fellowship in Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery and Neuro-Ophthalmology at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, the nation’s first eye hospital, and one of the premier eye centers in the world. During that time, he developed his adult and pediatric Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic expertise at Wills Eye Hospital and also covered the only Ophthalmic Emergency Department in Philadelphia.
Dr. Biro is passionate about teaching, recently overseeing oculoplastic resident education at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center and Nassau University Medical Center in New York. While there, he served as the Director of Oculoplastics and Neuro-ophthalmology and covered two Level 1 trauma centers, repairing fractures and complex lacerations of the face. He was an Adjunct Professor at New York Medical College where he taught medical students and residents for several years before relocating to California.
Dr. Biro specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery of the periorbital and facial tissues including the eyelids, eyebrows, forehead, cheeks, orbit, and lacrimal (tear) system. He also offers restorative and cosmetic rejuvenative services, including cosmetic fillers and botulinum toxin injections for wrinkle reduction. Additionally, Dr. Biro has experience with diagnosing and treating those with neurological and systemic diseases that affect vision and eye movements. Dr. Biro strongly believes in providing exceptional and natural results to patients so they can look and feel their best with minimal downtime.
Dr. Biro is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and The American Board of Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. He has authored multiple publications and presentations and donated his time as a medical volunteer in the Dominican Republic and India. He is fluent in English, Spanish, and French. During his free time, he enjoys cycling, tango and salsa dancing, WW2 history, gardening, international film, and spending time with his lovely wife and children.