Elena Cocalia, M.D. graduated "Facultatea de Medicina si Farmacie Gr.T.Popa" in Iasi, Romania in 2001. Post-grad, she worked as a resident at the Clinic of Opthamology from in "Sf. Spiridon," a hospital in Iasi. Afterwards, Dr. Cocalia did another 2 years of residency as a medic at the Stereopsis Clinic and since then has been practicing as a primary opthamologist medic. In 2007, Dr. Cocalia founded the opthalmological center "Sfera Optic."
Elena is an active volunteer and since 2002 she has participated in the "World Vision" organization under the coordinator ("Prof. Dr. Camelia Bogdanici"). She is an active member in the French Society of Ophthalmology (S.F.O), the Roumanian Society of Ophthalmology (S.R.O), and the Roumanian Society of Strabismus and Pediatry (S.R.S.O.P).