Our Team of Doctors

Excellence in Vitreo-Retinal Diseases and Surgery since 1979
elias mavrofrides, md, retina specialist, orlando eye
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american board of ophthalmology
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Elias C. Mavrofrides, MD


  • Bachelor of Science, University of Florida
    Doctor of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Internship, Baylor College of Medicine
    Ophthalmology Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, Cullen Eye Institute
  • Vitreoretinal Fellowship, University of Miami - Bascom Palmer Eye Institute


Honors and Awards

  • Baylor College of Medicine Resident Award for Teaching Excellence
  • Cullen Eye Institute Goar Award for Resident Research
  • Junior Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society
  • Basic Sciences Medical Guild Scholar
    Haven Perkins Award for Academic Excellence
  • Valedictorian for the College of Liberal Arts and Science

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Medical Association (AMA)
Florida Medical Association (FMA)
Seminole County Medical Society
Central Florida Society of Ophthalmology
Florida Hospital Altamonte
Lake-Sumter Medical Society
Orlando Regional Medical Center

Dr. Mavrofrides is available for Patients at our Locations in

About Elias C. Mavrofrides, MD

Doctor Mavrofrides holds a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Florida and earned his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine. He completed an internship and an ophthalmology residency at Baylor College of Medicine. Following residency training, Dr. Mavrofrides completed a vitreoretinal fellowship at the University of Miami, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Doctor Mavrofrides enjoys football, basketball and soccer, in addition to spending time with his family and five children. Doctor Mavrofrides joined Florida Retina Institute in August, 2004.

Nominated as Top Doctor in Ophthalmology since 2008

  • Regional Top Doctors 10th Anniversary, Top Doctor for 10 Years, selected by Castle Connolly
  • America's Most Honored Doctors 2020 - Top 1%
  • Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award 2020
  • Vitals On-Time Physician Award 2020
  • Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2020
  • Castle Conolly Regional Top Doctor 2020
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2019, Top 5% Award
  • Castle Conolly Regional Top Doctor 2019
  • On-Time Physician Award 2019
  • Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2019
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2018, Top 5% and Top 10% Award
  • Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2018
  • On-Time Physician Award 2018
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors, Ophthalmology, 2018
  • America's Most Honored Professionals 2017, Top 1% Award
  • Castle Connolly 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 Top Doctors Award
  • America's Most Honored Professional Award 2016
  • Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2015
  • Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award 2014
  • Vitals Patients' Choice Award 2012
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 5 Years Award, 2010 to 2015
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors for 5 Years Award, 2008 to 2013
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