Dr. Barry Leader, MD

Dr. Barry Leader’s surgical expertise is in cataract procedures and glaucoma procedures.

Dr. Barry Leader was raised in Richmond, Virginia. He graduated from the University of Virginia and Tulane Medical School. After a one year medical internship, his three year ophthalmology training was at the Ochsner Clinic. Dr. Leader did an additional one year, advanced fellowship in the treatment of glaucoma and cataract surgery at LSU.

He has lectured on glaucoma and cataract subjects throughout the US and overseas. He is a member of several specialty societies and has a number of publications. Dr. Leader served as medical staff president at EENT Hospital and was the first ophthalmologist to ever serve as medical staff president of Touro Infirmary.

His surgical expertise is in cataract and glaucoma. Dr. Leader enjoys books, skiing, exercise and gardening. He and his wife, Charlotte, live in New Orleans with their two children: Jonathan and Rachel.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Leader, please call (504) 891-1988 for our New Orleans location or (504) 454-0158 for our Metairie location.