Danielle Strauss, MD

  • Retina


Phillips Eye Specialists


Elmwood Park


Union City





Dr. Strauss specializes in diseases of the retina and vitreous. She is a board certified ophthalmologist.

Dr. Strauss graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a bachelor’s degree in English. She received her MD with distinction for research from Mount Sinai School of Medicine through its Humanities in Medicine Program. She completed her internship at Maimonides Medical Center and pursued her residency and surgical training in ophthalmology at New York University Medical Center/ Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital. She completed her education with a fellowship in vitreo-retinal surgery at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, where she received a research award for most outstanding project completed by a fellow.

Dr. Strauss has published over a dozen peer reviewed publications, and has presented her research at the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retinal Specialists, and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

Dr. Strauss specializes in the following at our Elmwood Park, Union City and New York City locations:

  • Retinal disease
  • Vitreous disorders


Dr. Strauss was named a Top Doctor in 2020 by NJ Monthly Magazine.

Dr. Strauss is a member of the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.