Daniel M. Berinstein, M.D.
FellowshipWilliam Beaumont Hospital/Associated Retinal Consultants
Royal Oak, Michigan
ResidencyNew York Eye and Ear Infirmary
"I enjoy interacting with patients and their families, especially when I’m able to quickly diagnose the problem and present a clear, concise explanation of the treatment that will solve it. I am always eager to hear their questions and concerns, and do my best to answer them as completely as possible."
After receiving a Bachelor of Science at Syracuse University, Dr. Berinstein began charting his professional career by earning his Doctor of Medicine degree at New York Medical College. He completed a residency in Ophthalmology at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary—where he served as chief resident—and a fellowship in Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery at William Beaumont Hospital/Associated Retinal Consultants in Royal Oak, Michigan. Prior to joining The Retina Group of Washington, he was an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of Medical Studies at the Yale University School of Medicine.
Dr. Berinstein is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and is licensed in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. He is Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Georgetown University School of Medicine, and is affiliated with the Washington Hospital Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital and Inova Fair Oaks Hospital. Dr. Berinstein is a member of more than a dozen professional societies, and is the past president of the Washington DC Metropolitan Ophthalmological Society and Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Berinstein has authored over 100 papers & abstracts and has been the Principle Investigator of 12 major clinical trials. He speaks at both local and national meetings and has been a Grand Rounds guest speaker at ophthalmology training programs across the country. He is the editor of Retina Digest, and serves as a reviewer for Ophthalmology, American Journal of Ophthalmology, and Retina. Dr. Berinstein has been recognized and honored by both the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the Prevention of Blindness, and has been named “Top Doctor” in Washingtonian Magazine, Northern Virginia Magazine, and Best Doctors in America.
Recent Media Appearances & Activities/Accomplishments
Drs. Daniel M. Berinstein, William F. Deegan III and Michael M. Lai Receive Recognition in Annual Washingtonian “Top Doctors”
Dr. Daniel M. Berinstein, William F. Deegan III and Michael M. Lai were selected by their peers as "Top Doctors" in the highly-regarded Washingtonian list. More... Read more
Dr. Daniel M. Berinstein Receives Promotion to Clinical Professor at Georgetown University School of Medicine
Dr. Daniel M. Berinstein was promoted to Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Georgetown University School of Medicine. As clinical professor, Dr. Berinstein has... Read more
Dr. Daniel M. Berinstein to Serve Two-year Term as President
Of Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology
Dr. Daniel M. Berinstein has been promoted from Vice President to President of the Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology (NVAO). The group was established in... Read more