Dr. Stein is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a board-certified, Wills Eye–affiliated surgeon. The Council for Refractive Surgery Quality Assurance (CRSQA) has named him one of only two certified surgeons in Pennsylvania. Dr. Stein has performed more than 10,000 microsurgical procedures. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York, and completed his ophthalmology residency at Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Stein is an avid golfer, tennis player and classical pianist. He and his wife, Nadine, have three children.