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Melvin I. Roat, MD, FACS

Specialities and Expertise

  • Ophthalmology, Ocular Infections, Ocular Immune and Autoimmune Diseases, Corneal Transplant Surgery



  • Medical School: University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
  • Residency: Ophthalmology, University of Toronto, Ontario
  • Fellowship: Corneal Surgery and External Diseases, University of Pittsburgh Eye and Ear Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA


  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Top Doctor, Main Line Today, named five times
  • Over 50 book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals