Yoash R. Enzer Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology

My professional career is dedicated to providing the highest quality and ethical care for my patients, performing cutting edge research in the field of Oculofacial Plastic Surgery and lecturing at local, regional, national, and international meetings.  As an Associate Clinical Professor, I am also dedicated to the resident and medical student education at the Alpert School of Medicine at Brown Unitversity spanning the fields of Ophthalmology, Head and Neck Surgery, Plastic Surgery, and Dermatology. In addition, I am dedicated to pursuing advancement of my own knowledge base through meeting attendance, the internet, reading of multiple publications across many specialties, and collaboration with colleagues around the world. Thus, I am able to evaluate the latest techniques available, bring them to my patients and residents, and advance the quality of care in our region.

Brown Affiliations

scholarly work

Higgins HW 2nd, Lee KC, Enzer YR.  Neuromodulator Threading:  Revisiting an Approach to Neurotoxin Delivery.   The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. 2014 Jun;7(6):38-41.

Fay A, Nallassamy N, et al and The New England Oculoplastics Society Study Group (Enzer YR).  Prophylactic Postoperative Antibiotics for Enucleation and Evisceration.Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.   2013; 29(4): 281-285.

Salter A, Chaump M, Aswad BI, Enzer YRSoft Tissue Perineurioma of the Lacrimal Gland:  A Case Report.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2013 Sept-Oct 29(5):e123-6. 

Todman MS, Enzer YR. Medical Management Versus Surgical Intervention of Pediatric Orbital Cellulitis; The Importance of Subperiosteal Abscess Volume As A New Criterion. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Jul-Aug; 27(4):255-9.

Heimmel M, Enzer YR, Hofmann R. Entropion-Ectropion: The Influence of Axial Globe Projection on Lower Eyelid Malposition. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jan/Feb; 25:1: 7-9.

Hartstein M, Holds J, Massry G, Enzer Y, et al. Pearls and Pitfalls in Cosmetic Oculoplastic Surgery; Repair of Torn Earlobes. New York, Springer Science + Business Media, LLC, 2009. 445-51.

Rao S, Greenberg P, Filippopoulos T, Scott I, Katsoulakis P, Enzer YR. Potential Impact of Seatbelt Use on the Spectrum of Ocular Injuries and Visual Acuity Outcomes After Motor Vehicle Accidents with Airbag Deployment. Ophthalmol. 2008 Mar; 115(3): 573-576 el. Epub 2007 Aug 31.

Investigator, International Optic Nerve Trauma Study. Ophthalmology 106: 268-77, 1999.

Espaillat A, Enzer YR, Lipsky S. Intraorbital Metallic Foreign Body. Arch Ophthalmol. 1998 Jun; Vol 116(6), 824-5.

Enzer YR, Shorr N. The Jones IE Test: Cobalt Blue Endoscopic Primary Dye Test of Lacrimal Excretory Function. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 1997 Sep; 13(3): 204-9.

To KW, Enzer YR, Tsiaras WG. Temporal Artery Biopsy After One Month of Corticosteroid Therapy. Am J Ophthalmol. 1994 Feb 15; 117(2): 265-7.

Enzer YR, Shorr N. Medical and Surgical Management of Chemosis After Blepharoplasty. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 1994 Mar; 10(1): 57-63.

Shorr N, Enzer YR. Letter to the Editor: Molded Acrylic Mouthguard to Control Bleeding at the Hard Palate Graft Site After Eyelid Reconstruction Am J Ophthalmol. 1992 Dec; 114(6): 779-80.

Shorr N, Enzer YR. Considerations in Aesthetic Eyelid Surgery. J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 1992 Dec; 18(12): 1081-1095.