Sheldon P. Braverman, M.D.


Education:

  • Premedical Education New York University, B.A. Degree (1956)
  • Medical Education State University of NY at Syracuse, M.D. Degree (1959)
  • Internship Yale-Grace, New Haven, Conn. (August 1959 - August 1960)
  • Postgraduate Education Harvard Post Graduate Medical School (August 1960 - August 1961)
  • Residencies Baltimore E.E.N.T. Hospital, MD (August 1961 - August 1964)
  • Fellowship Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA (August 1964 - August 1965)


Professional Activities:

  • Captian, U.S. Army (August 1966 - August 1968). Assistant Chief of Ophthalmology at Brook General Hospital, San Antonio, TX.
  • Private Practice in Ophthalmology specializing in retinal diseases in San Antonio from 1968 to present.
  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • Baptist Memorial Medical Center. (Chairman, Dept. Of Ophthalmology 1975).
    • Santa Rosa Medical Center Metropolitan Methodist Hospitals
  • Teaching Appointments:
    • Clinical Professor of Ophthaolmology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
    • Retinal consultant at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX.


Professional Organizations:

  • Diplomat:
    • American Board of Ophthalmology (August 5, 1966)
  • Fellow:
    • American College of Surgeons
    • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member:
    • American Medical Association
    • Texas Ophthalmological Association
    • Texas Medical Association
    • Texas Society of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
    • San Antonio Society of Ophthalmology (President - 1974 & 1989-90)
    • Bexar County Medical Society
    • Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
    • Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society
    • The Vitreous Society
    • Aspen Retinal Detachment Society