Newman J. Sund, M.D., Ph.D. specializes in all aspects of vitreoretinal diseases, including retinal detachment, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, macular holes and puckers, and pediatric retinal diseases. Dr. Sund has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals, and has presented at national meetings on topics in ophthalmology and retina. He is actively involved in clinical research including landmark studies for medications used in the treatment of wet and dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, and Retinal Vein Occlusions.
Dr. Sund has an interest in information technology and has used this knowledge to implement a fully integrated Electronic Health Record system at The Retina Care Center improving patient care and communication with patients and referral doctors alike. Dr. Sund also assists in federal regulatory compliance to ensure patients and their records are private and secure.
Dr. Sund is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Society of Retinal Specialists, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Sund is a member of the medical staff of the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Timonium Surgical Center, UPMC Pinnacle Memorial Hospital (York), and provides retinal care to patients at various locations throughout Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
B.A. with Departmental Honors in Biology, Cum Laude
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania, School of Arts and Sciences
Ph.D. in Genetics, Cell and Molecular Biology
Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania
Residency in Ophthalmology
William Beaumont Hospital
Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery