Dr. Robert J. Noecker is a leading ophthalmologist at Ophthalmic Consultants of Connecticut specializing in the medical, laser and surgical management of glaucoma and cataracts.
He has more than 20 years of experience in developing innovations in laser and glaucoma surgery and has conducted over 50 trials on the pharmacologic and laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma, macular degeneration and dry eyes. He has also performed many preclinical studies on laser-tissue interactions. He is on the editorial board of 10 peer reviewed journals in ophthalmology, has published over 100 peer reviewed papers and has lectured around the world in over 30 countries.
Prior to joining the Ophthalmic Consultants of Connecticut and the Yale University Clinical Faculty, Dr. Noecker was the Vice Chair of UPMC Eye Center, Director of the Glaucoma Service and Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Prior to Pittsburgh, he was on the faculty at Tufts University and was Director of Glaucoma and the Ophthalmology program at the University of Arizona School of Medicine.