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Investigating disparities in eye cancer treatment

...enucleation-- removal of the eye. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD, an associate professor of ophthalmology at Stanford Medicine, and Darius Moshfeghi, MD, a professor of ophthalmology at Stanford Medicine, set out to...

...enucleation-- removal of the eye. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD, an associate professor of ophthalmology at Stanford Medicine, and Darius Moshfeghi, MD, a professor of ophthalmology at Stanford Medicine, set out to...

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Phone calls at dawn and a final countdown: Reflections on the residency application process

...for ophthalmology residency. For everyone else, Match Day was last Friday, March 16th. While I knew where I was going for ophthalmology, I still had plenty at stake – I...

...for ophthalmology residency. For everyone else, Match Day was last Friday, March 16th. While I knew where I was going for ophthalmology, I still had plenty at stake – I...

Former Navy officer/current Stanford med student looks forward to Match Day

in ophthalmology, Carter matched with her first choice, Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. In her third year, Carter became enthralled with ophthalmology -- the complexity of the eye, the possibilities...

in ophthalmology, Carter matched with her first choice, Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. In her third year, Carter became enthralled with ophthalmology -- the complexity of the eye, the possibilities...

The type of eye surgery may depend, in part, on the day of the week

...always the same. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD, an associate professor of ophthalmology at Stanford, decided to explore this idea in the context of eye surgery -- specifically how doctors choose to...

...always the same. Prithvi Mruthyunjaya, MD, an associate professor of ophthalmology at Stanford, decided to explore this idea in the context of eye surgery -- specifically how doctors choose to...

New Biodesign fellows will focus on vision care

...According to Innovation Fellowship director Todd Brinton, MD, optometry and ophthalmology were chosen this year because they are practices anchored in technology, with many opportunities for innovative solutions. “Unmet needs...

...According to Innovation Fellowship director Todd Brinton, MD, optometry and ophthalmology were chosen this year because they are practices anchored in technology, with many opportunities for innovative solutions. “Unmet needs...

...medical innovator is Anuradha "Anu" Khanna, MD, a professor of ophthalmology at Loyola Medicine who won her school's teacher of the year award multiple times. “Courses related to ophthalmology are...

...medical innovator is Anuradha "Anu" Khanna, MD, a professor of ophthalmology at Loyola Medicine who won her school's teacher of the year award multiple times. “Courses related to ophthalmology are...

Strong association found between vision loss and cognitive decline

In a nationally representative sample of older adults in the United States, Stanford researchers found a strong relationship between visual impairment and cognitive decline, as recently reported in JAMA Ophthalmology....

In a nationally representative sample of older adults in the United States, Stanford researchers found a strong relationship between visual impairment and cognitive decline, as recently reported in JAMA Ophthalmology....

In the Spotlight: Life as a surgical fellow and mom

...outcomes in ophthalmology. I'm also looking into pediatric retinal disease outcomes -- which I've had a long-standing interest in -- and I continue working on telemedicine research, as well. I'm...

...outcomes in ophthalmology. I'm also looking into pediatric retinal disease outcomes -- which I've had a long-standing interest in -- and I continue working on telemedicine research, as well. I'm...

“Off-the-charts dangerous”: Sham stem cell trial at Florida clinic blinds three women

...ophthalmology at Stanford, and some of the patients believed they were participating in a properly designed clinical trial that was based on a sound hypothesis and substantiated with preliminary laboratory...

...ophthalmology at Stanford, and some of the patients believed they were participating in a properly designed clinical trial that was based on a sound hypothesis and substantiated with preliminary laboratory...

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...said one of the developers, assistant professor of ophthalmology Robert Chang, MD. This is a big deal because most primary-care doctors have no good way to see into patients' eyes,...

...said one of the developers, assistant professor of ophthalmology Robert Chang, MD. This is a big deal because most primary-care doctors have no good way to see into patients' eyes,...

Macular degeneration steals sight. A chip implant may get it back.

In a small clinical trial described in Ophthalmology, a tiny prosthetic retinal device invented by Stanford researcher Daniel Palanker, PhD, has proved its ability to restore eyesight to some people...

In a small clinical trial described in Ophthalmology, a tiny prosthetic retinal device invented by Stanford researcher Daniel Palanker, PhD, has proved its ability to restore eyesight to some people...

In the Spotlight: “I’m learning every single day”

...Kossler, MD, an assistant professor of ophthalmology and director of ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery and orbital oncology at the Byers Eye Institute. How long have you been at Stanford?...

...Kossler, MD, an assistant professor of ophthalmology and director of ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery and orbital oncology at the Byers Eye Institute. How long have you been at Stanford?...

A bioengineer’s dry eyes prompted effort to improve contact lenses

...Bhamla may trade in his glasses for a new pair of lipid-protected eyewear. Their study appears in the journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. Previously: Developing contact lenses to deliver...

...Bhamla may trade in his glasses for a new pair of lipid-protected eyewear. Their study appears in the journal Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. Previously: Developing contact lenses to deliver...

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A medical mystery: Diagnosing dead artists by their works of art

...they are publishing their studies in peer-reviewed medical journals. According to a study published in JAMA Ophthalmology, for example, Leonardo da Vinci had crossed eyes — a vision disorder called strabismus...

...they are publishing their studies in peer-reviewed medical journals. According to a study published in JAMA Ophthalmology, for example, Leonardo da Vinci had crossed eyes — a vision disorder called strabismus...

Why become a doctor? A personal story from a Stanford ophthalmologist

...go with the hospital with my dad," Kossler, an assistant professor of ophthalmology, says in this Stanford Health Care video. She knew she wanted to be a doctor: It was...

...go with the hospital with my dad," Kossler, an assistant professor of ophthalmology, says in this Stanford Health Care video. She knew she wanted to be a doctor: It was...

Starring Watson, the four-legged ambassador of narcolepsy

...atop of the latest developments. As I'm often busy with Scope, I just have just a few: diversity, ophthalmology and narcoleptic dogs. Yes, you read that correctly: If you have...

...atop of the latest developments. As I'm often busy with Scope, I just have just a few: diversity, ophthalmology and narcoleptic dogs. Yes, you read that correctly: If you have...

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