Meet Dr. Nicolas Biro
We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our team at California Oculoplastics and Retina, Dr. Nicolas Biro! Dr. Biro brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in ophthalmology, neuro-ophthalmology, and oculoplastic surgery, making him a valuable asset to our practice here at California Oculoplastics and Retina.
Education and Training
Dr. Biro 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 Willis 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 Willis Eye Hospital and also covered the only Ophthalmic Emergency Department in Philadelphia.
Throughout his career, Dr. Biro has been dedicated to teaching and sharing his expertise with others. He recently oversaw oculoplastic resident education at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center and Nassau University Medical Center in New York. As an Adjunct Professor at New York Medical College, he taught medical students and residents for several years before relocating to California.
Certifications and Memberships
Dr. Biro is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and The American Board of Pediatrics, and fellowship-trained in Oculoplastic and Orbital surgery, and Neuro-Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society.
Personal Interests and Languages
When he’s not helping patients improve their vision and overall quality of life, Dr. Biro enjoys cycling, tango and salsa dancing, WW2 history, gardening, international film, and spending time with his lovely wife and children. 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, so he is able to connect with a diverse range of patients.
Book an Appointment With Dr. Biro
We invite you to book an appointment with Dr. Nicolas Biro at California Oculoplastics and Retina and experience his exceptional care and expertise for yourself. Visit our website to learn more, and remember to follow our page on Facebook for updates and news about our practice.
Welcome to the team, Dr. Biro! We look forward to working with you and witnessing your incredible impact on our patients’ lives.