Harris Sultan, MD, MS, is a vitreoretinal surgeon at NJRetina. After completing his undergraduate and Master’s degrees at the University of Connecticut where he was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, he earned his medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington.
He completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Texas Medical Branch – Blanton Eye Institute in Houston followed by a two-year fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at Washington University in St. Louis.
Committed to serving others, Dr. Sultan served as the Director of the University of Connecticut’s student-run South Park Inn Clinic which serves the homeless population in Hartford.
Dr. Sultan has received numerous honors and awards, including The Retina Society Fellowship Research Award and the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO) Resident/Fellow Research Award. He has presented at national meetings including the 2019 Annual Retina Society meeting in London and the Annual American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in Chicago. Dr. Sultan has authored original papers, in various peer-reviewed journals including JAMA Ophthalmology and American Journal of Ophthalmology.
He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Sultan is fluent in Urdu, proficient in French, and enjoys playing tennis, badminton, and traveling.