Cristiano Oliveira, M.D.

Cristiano Oliveira, M.D. Specialties: Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology

Cristiano Oliveira, M.D.
Specialties: Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology
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36 Worth Street
New York, NY 10013
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About Cristiano Oliveira, M.D.

Dr. Oliveira is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medicine and a member of the Weill Cornell Ophthalmology Department who specializes in Neuro-Ophthalmology

Dr. Oliveira attended medical school at the Minas Gerais Federal University (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais) in his native Brazil. He completed his Ophthalmology residency and Glaucoma fellowship at São Geraldo Hospital, Minas Gerais Federal University.

His international career continued in New York where he completed a 2-year Glaucoma research fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary under the mentorship of Dr. Robert Ritch. The fellowship was followed by Neurology residency at North Shore and Long Island Jewish Hospitals. Among his many achievements he had the privilege to be elected as one of the chief residents.

Dr. Oliveira spent his final year of training at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, where he completed a Neuro-Ophthalmology fellowship under the mentorship of Drs. Joseph Rizzo and Simmons Lessell.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital


  • Anisocoria

  • Giant Cell Arteritis

  • Neuromyelitis Optica

  • Nystagmus

  • Optic Nerve Disease

  • Optic Neuritis

  • Optic Neuropathy

  • Papilledema

  • Pseudotumor Cerebri

  • Ptosis

  • Temporal Arteritis

  • Unexplained Vision Loss

  • Visual Field Loss

  • Visual Hallucinations


  • Fellowship: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil)
  • Internship: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil)
  • Medical School: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil)
  • Residency: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil)

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese