Joseph Levy, MD
About Joseph Levy
Dr. Levy is a Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude graduate of Brandeis University. He graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. He completed his internship at the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and then became a Research Fellow in Ophthalmic Pathology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute in Los Angeles.
He returned to Boston and completed his Residency in Ophthalmology at Tufts Medical Center. After residency, Dr. Levy completed an additional Fellowship in Medical and Surgical Diseases of the Retina at Presbyterian Hospital in Denver.
Dr. Levy joined Truesdale Health in 1988. He is a founding partner of the Center for Eye Health. He is past president of Truesdale Health and has been a member of the Board of Directors at Truesdale Health since 1991. He is Chairman of the Division of Ophthalmology at Charlton Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Levy is Board Certified in Ophthalmology. He is active in many regional, national and local medical societies. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a member of the Massachusetts Medical Society, the New England Ophthalmologic Society, the American Society of Retinal Specialists, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the Fall River Medical Society.
Dr. Levy specializes in Cataract and Implant Surgery, Diabetic Eye Disease and Diseases of the Retina, Glaucoma and Comprehensive Ophthalmology. He was the first fellowship trained retinal specialist in the region and was instrumental in bringing laser treatment for retinal vascular diseases to the Southcoast and Brockton communities.
Joseph speaks Portuguese