Jenny Temnogorod, M.D.

Dr. Temnogorod is a board-certified ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained oculoplastic surgeon, focusing on disorders of the eyelids, orbit and tear ducts. She specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant eyelid lesions, droopy eyelids (ptosis), lower lid malposition (ectropion/entropion), eyelid defects after trauma or MOHS surgery, excessive blinking (blepharospasm), tearing, thyroid eye disease, orbital tumors, and orbital fractures, among many other related conditions.

Dr. Temnogorod grew up in Brooklyn, NY. She developed a passion for ophthalmology from a young age and was accepted into a competitive, dual degree program from high school. She has a passion for travel, having visited 4 continents, more than 20 countries and counting. When not working or traveling, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, preferably outdoors.

Dr. Temnogorod is fluent in English and Russian.

Education

Medical School

State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center – Brooklyn, NY

Residency

Ophthalmology – State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center – Brooklyn, NY

Fellowship

Oculoplastic Surgery – Wills Eye Hospital—Philadelphia, PA

Languages

  • English
  • Russian

Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society