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Univ.-Prof. Susanne Binder, MD

Ophthalmology and Optometry

Susanne Binder has many years of experience in the field of Ophthalmology.

She is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology in the Rudolf-Foundation Clinic in Vienna. She is Director of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery.

  • 1985 Professor of Ophthalmology

  • 1990-95 Vice-Chairman of the University Eye Clinic B, AKH Vienna

  • 1995-2015 Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Rudolf-Foundation Clinic, Vienna

  • 1997-2015 Director of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery

  • 2007 Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology, Cornell Medical College, New York

  • 2015 Chairman, Eye Center KAV Vienna

Professional Specialization

  • Ophthalmology and Optometry

  • Microsurgery of the eye (including Cataract and Glaucoma surgery)

  • Vitreoretinal surgery and diseases

  • Macular Degeneration and retinal detachment

  • Retinal Transplantation techniques

  • Retina implant


  • Member of the advisory board, Minister of health  (until 2014)

  • Member of the medical advisory board, Mayor of Vienna (until 2014)

  • President of the Austrian Ophthalmologic Society (2007-2011)

  • Board of Trustees ICO

  • Board of the European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE)


  • Honorary member of the Austrian Ophthalmologic Society

  • Instituto Barraquer, Barcelona

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • Assiciation of Vision and Research in Ophthalmology

  • Club Jules Gonin

  • Macula Society

  • German Ophthalmological Society

  • Retina Society

  • Amm. Ass. of Retina Specialists

Professorships / lectureships

  • University of Vienna

  • Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology, Weill Cornel Medical College, New York


  • Tano Award

  • Award of the Polish Ophthalmological Society

  • Innovators lecture, DOC

  • Award of the German Ophthal. Society of Surgeons

Throughout her medical activity Susanne Binder published more than 380 original papers, 34 book articles and is Editor of 3 Books.

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