Leah Fuchs, MD

Leah FuchsDr. Fuchs graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University with a degree in biology. She then completed medical school at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. She served as an intern at New York Hospital of Queens, an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Fuchs then returned to Mount Sinai School of Medicine for her residency training in ophthalmology.

Prior to joining Arlington Eye Center at Virginia Hospital Center, Dr. Fuchs was a clinical instructor in ophthalmology at The New York University School of Medicine. She supervised residents and oversaw their surgeries, including cataract surgery.

Dr. Fuchs is a comprehensive ophthalmologist at Arlington Eye Center and performs surgery at Virginia Hospital Center. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Northern Virginia Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Medical Association. She has numerous publications and has presented at many conferences.