Dr. Coney Speaks to Federal Express Employees to Honor Black History Month
Dr. Coney was invited by FedEx Custom Critical to speak in their Uniontown, Ohio facility to celebrate Black History Month. Inspired by Dr. Coney’s recent Fox 8 News interview which aired on February 3rd, the leadership at FedEx asked him to address their employees to share his personal, motivational story - overcoming a number of obstacles and the doubt of others to become one of only a handful of minority ophthalmologists in Ohio. Dr. Coney is now considered one of the most well-renowned retinal specialists and surgeons in the U.S.
Dr. Coney is a 2015 Patients Choice Award winner and has been recognized on Castle Connolly’s list of America’s Top Doctors in Cleveland Magazine. He is actively serving on multiple professional boards and will soon be the President of the Ohio Ophthalmological Society. His primary interests include diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, traumatic eye injuries and complex retinal surgeries.