Leonard Joffe, M.D., [M.B. B.Ch. F.C.S. (S.A.), F.R.C.S.] Ophthalmologist

37 Years of experience

Leonard Joffe, M.D., [M.B. B.Ch. F.C.S. (S.A.), F.R.C.S.] Ophthalmologist

37 Years of experience

Dr. Joffe, who trained in South Africa, Edinburgh, Scotland and Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, has practiced in Tucson for 35 years. He particularly enjoys diagnostic challenges and has been listed in Best Doctors in America since 1994. He is a member of the Macula Society, the Retina Society and the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Joffe was chosen as Jewish Community Man of the Year in 1992. He enjoys the theater, symphony, golf, U of A Basketball, and Jewish community affairs.

  • Education & Training
    M.B., B. Ch.- University of Witwatersrand (M.D. Equivalent) Medical School, Johannesburg, South Africa. - 1965
    Medicine - January 1966, working with Prof. H.C. Seftel, at Johannesburg General Hospital.
    General Surgery - July 1966 to December 1966, under Prof. D.J. du Plessis, Head of Department of General Surgery.
    Wills Eye Hospital - Philadelphia, PA (1978) - RETINA, VITREOUS and INTRAOCULAR TUMOR FELLOWSHIP
  • Awards
    Listed in the Best Doctors of America, 1994 (Woodward & White). This award is based on selection by peers, and is published in book form.
    Listed in the Best Doctors of America: Pacific Region 1996-97 (Woodward and White). This award is based on selection by peers, and is published in book form.
    Listed in the Best Doctors of America, 1998 (Woodward & White). This award is based on selection by peers, and is published in book form.
    Listed in Best Doctors, Inc., 2001. This award is based on selection by peers.
    Elected "Man of the Year," by Jewish Federation of Southern AZ 1992.
  • Board Certifications
  • Specialities
    • Juvenile Genetic Diseases
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa
    • Ocular Oncology

Testimonials

Dr. Schindler,
Thank you so very much for being so kind and for your positive support in looking after my mother...Thank you for the peace of mind...

Patricia H.


Dear Dr. Leonard Joffe,
I wanted to thank you for such a wonderful medical visit. Thank you for your excellent bedside manner...and your medical brilliance...

Lisa P.

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Office Hours

Mon – Fri,

8:00am – 4:30pm

Phones Are Monitored

24 x 7 x 365

(520) 881-1400

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