Steven I. Leff, MD
Dr. Leff is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in the medical and surgical treatment of vireo- retinal and macular diseases. He has been treating patients for 30 years and joined Woolfson Eye Institute in 2012. He practices in our Atlanta, Cumming, Lawrenceville, and College Park offices. He is on staff at Northside Hospital and St. Josephs. Dr. Leff graduated with honors from the University of Western Ontario. He completed his medical internship at McGill University in Montreal Quebec, and his ophthalmology residency at the University of British Columbia. He then went on to complete specialized training in the management of vitreo-retinal disorders during a two-year fellowship at the Baylor University School of Medicine, under the tutelage of the renowned Dr. Alice MacPherson.
Dr. Leff is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a frequently requested speaker at many ophthalmic symposiums and continuing education events on retinal disorders. Dr. Leff continues to be highly regarded by referring eye doctors for his expertise and bedside manner with patients. He has been married for 25 years, has 3 daughters, and is an avid golfer and trout fisherman, when he is not busy taking care of his patients.