David I. Turok, M.D.
David I. Turok, M.D., is a board-certified, fellowship trained ophthalmologist specializing in cosmetic reconstructive ophthalmic plastic surgery, as well as neuro-ophthalmology. Dr. Turok is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute- Albany Medical College’s honor program having graduated with both his B.S. in Biology and M.D. degrees. He then completed full residencies in both Neurology and Ophthalmology and is board-certified in both fields.
Dr. Turok completed fellow ships in cosmetic and reconstructive ophthalmic plastic surgery at Child’s Hospital in Albany, New York, and in Clinical and Research Neuro-surgery at the Albany Veterans Administration Medical Center. Dr. Turok is a member of numerous cosmetic surgery and laser societies as well as ophthalmic and neuro-ophthalmic societies. Author of several journal publications, Dr. Turok lectures extensively on the cosmetic use of lasers. Dr. Turok instructs other physicians including dermatologists and plastic surgeons in the sage use of the latest laser technology. Dr. Turok uses BOTOX® and Restylane® for facial rejuvenation. His clinical interests include eyelid surgery, tearing disorders, thyroid eye disease, and neuro-ophthalmology.
In his leisure time, Dr. Turok enjoys traveling and is a proficient pianist.