Presentations and Publications


Campochiaro PA, Hafiz G, Mir TA, Scott AW, Zimmer-Galler I, Shah SM, Wenick SM, Brady CJ, Han IC, He L, Channa R, Poon D, Meyerle C, Aronow MB, Sodhi AS, Handa JT, Kherani S, Han Y, Sophie R, Wang G, Qian J. “Pro-permeability Factors in Diabetic Macular Edema; the Diabetic Macular Edema Treated with Ozurdex Trial.” AJO. (In Press)

He L, Sodhi A, “Intraoperative Optical Coherence Tomography Demonstrates Immediate Closure of a Traumatic Macular Hole Following Posterior Hyaloid Elevation.” Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology. (In Press)


Mir TA, Kherani S, Hafiz G, Scott AW, Zimmer-Galler I, Wenick A, Solomon S, Han I, Poon D, He L, Shah SM, Brady C, Meyerle C, Sodhi A, Linz MO, Campochiaro PA. “Changes in Retinal Nonperfusion Associated with Suppression of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Retinal Vein Occlusion.” Ophthalmology. 2016 Mar: 123(3):625-634.

Toy BC, Myung D, He L, Pan C, Chang R, Polkinhorne A, Merrell D, Foster D, Blumenkranz M, “Smartphone-Based Tele-Ophthalmology Screening For Diabetic Eye Disease” Retina. 2016 e-pub Jan 2016.

He L, Silva R, Moshfeghi D, Blumenkranz MS, Leng T. “Aflibercept for the treatment of retinal pigment epithelium detachments.” Retina. 2016: Mar;36(3):492-8.


Zheng LL, He L, Yu CQ, “Mobile Virtual Reality for Ophthalmic Image Display and Diagnosis” J Mobile Technol Med. 4:3:35-38, 2015.

He L, Silva R, Ayoub N, Moshfeghi D, Leng T, “Experience with aflibercept for the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration.” Ophthalmic Surg Lasers and Imaging. 2015 May 1;46(5):542-9.

Silva R, Leng J, He L, Brock-Utne J, Drover D, Leng T. “Risk factors for respiratory depression in patients undergoing retrobulbar block for vitreoretinal surgery.” Ophthalmic Surg Lasers and Imaging. 2015 Feb 1;46(2):243-7.


Chow CC, Mieler WF. Vitamin A Deficiency and Xerophthalmic Fundus in Autoimmune Hepatitis and Cirrhosis Retina Retin Cases Brief Rep 2014;8(3):164-6.

Bui KM, Chow CC, Mieler WF. Treatment of Recalcitrant Radiation Maculopathy Using Intravitreal Dexamethasone (Ozurdex®) Implant. Retin Cases Brief Rep 2014;8(3):167-70.

Perry A, Huie P, He L, Milman T, Ta C, “India ink infiltration in scleral wounds after intravitreal injections.” Int J Ophthalmic Pathol 2014, Oct: 3:5.

He L, Liu A, Manche EE. “Reply” Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec;158(6):1357-8.

He L, Manche E. “A prospective, randomized, contralateral eye-to-eye comparison of wavefront-guided and wavefront-optimized photorefractive keratectomy.” JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 Oct 16.

He L, Moshfeghi D, Wong I. “Perivascular Exudates in Frosted Branch Angiitis.” Ophthalmic Surg Lasers and Imaging. 2014 Sep 18:1-4.

He L, Liu A, Manche E, “Wavefront-guided versus wavefront-optimized LASIK for patients with myopia: a prospective randomized contralateral eye study.” Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Feb 19.

Myung D, Jais A, He L, Chang R, “Development of Anterior Segment Smartphone Lens Adapter for Rapid, High Quality Ocular Surface Imaging: A Photo Diary.” J Mobile Technol Med. 2014;3(1):2-8.

Myung D, Jais A, He L, Blumenkranz M, Chang R, “3-D Printed Smartphone Indirect Lens Adapter for Rapid, High Quality Retinal Photography.” J Mobile Technol Med. 2014; 3(1):9-15.16.

He L, Manche E. “Prospective randomized contralateral-eye controlled evaluation of quality of vision after wavefront-guided or wavefront-optimized photorefractive keratectomy.” J Refract Surg. 2014;30(1):6-12.


Ward B. Degenerative myopia: myopic macular schisis and the posterior pole buckle. Retina. 2013 Jan;33(1):224-31.

Prickett AL, Salar S, Chow CC, Traish A, Leiderman YI, Chau FY, Kassem IS. Traumatic Eye Injuries from Collapsible Wire Laundry Hampers. Pediatrics. 2013;132(2):e522-5.

Chow CC, Shah RJ, Lim JI, Chau FY, Hallak JA, Vajaranant TS. Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness in Sickle Cell Hemoglobinopathies Using Spectral- Domain Optical Coherence Tomography. Am J Ophthalmol 2013;155(3):456-464.

Dikopf MS, Chow CC, Mieler WF, Tu EY. Surgical Outcomes and Phacodonesis in Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients Who Underwent Phacoemulsification Cataract Extraction. Am J Ophthalmol 2013;156(1):82-88.

Patel KH, Chow CC, Rathod R, Mieler WF, Lim JI, Leiderman Y, Ulanski L, Arun V, Chau FY. Rapid Response of Retinal Pigment Epithelial Detachments to Intravitreal Aflibercept in Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration Refractory to Bevacizumab and Ranibizumab. Eye (Lond) 2013;27(5):663-7.

Jivrajka RV, Genead MA, McAnany J, Chow CC, Mieler WF. Microperimetric Sensitivities in Patients on Hydroxycholoroquine (Plaquenil) Therapy. Eye (Lond) 2013;27(9):1044-52.

Shapiro MJ, Chow CC, Blair MP, Kiernan DF, Kaufman LM. Peripheral Non-perfusion and Tractional Retinal Detachment Associated With Congenital Optic Nerve Anomalies. Ophthalmology 2013;120(3):607-15.


Oltra EZ, Chow CC, Lunde MW. Bilateral traumatic expulsive aniridia after phacoemulsification. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. 2012;19(3):334-336.

Hu J, Chow CC, Kiernan DF, Garcia-Valenzuela E, Mafee MF, Blair MP, Shapiro MJ. Peripheral Retinal Nonperfusion Associated with Optic Nerve Hypoplasia and Lissencephaly Arch Ophthalmol 2012 Mar;130(3):398-400.

Chow CC, Birnbaum A, Janowicz M, Goldstein DA. Lipemia retinalis as a presenting feature of hypertriglyceridemia associated with protease inhibitors in HIV patients. Retin Cases Brief Rep 2012;6(3):294-297.

He L, Manche E. “Fibrin Glue for the Prevention of Recurrent Epithelial Ingrowth Under a LASIK Flap with a Central Buttonhole Defect.” J Cataract Refract Surg. 2012. Oct;38(10):1857-60.

Nentwich MM, Rajab M, Ta CN, He L, Grueterich M, Haritoglou C, Gandorfer A, Kampik A, Mino de Kaspar H. “Application of 10% Poviodone Iodine Reduces Conjunctival Bacterial 4 Contamination Rate in Patients Undergoing Cataract Surgery.” Eur J Ophthalmol. 2012. Jul-Aug;22(4):541-6.


Chow CC, Blair MP, Shapiro MJ. Acquired vasoproliferative retinal tumor: A late sequela of retinopathy of prematurity. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011 Sep;129(9):1234-5.

Shapiro MP, Chow CC, Kiernan DF, Galasso JM, Blair MP. Preterm treatment of Norrie disease. Ophthalmology. 2011 Aug;118(8):1695-1695.e1.

Chow CC, Genead MA, Chau FY, Anastasakis A, Fishman GA, Lim JI. Structural and functional correlation in sickle cell retinopathy using spectral domain optical coherence tomography and scanning laser ophthalmoscope microperimetry. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Oct;152(4):704-711.e2.

Pham M, Chow CC, Badawi D, Tu EY. Use of infliximab in the treatment of peripheral ulcerative keratitis in Crohn Disease. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Aug;152(2):183-188.

Shapiro MJ, Chow CC, Karth PA, Kiernan DF, Blair MP. Effectiveness of green diode laser in the treatment of pediatrics Coats disease. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Apr;151(4):725-731.

El-Sawy T, He L. Chiang MF, Anyane-Yeboa K, Morel KD, Folberg R, Marr BP, Abramson D. “Retinoblastoma Presenting in a Child with Hypomelanosis of Ito.” Open Ophthalmol J. 2011;5:55-8.

He L, Chan A, Leng T, Blumenkranz MS. “Kinetics of Reduction in Central Macular Thickness in Patients with Macular Edema After Intravitreal Drug Therapy.” Clinical Ophthalmology. 2011;5:1751-8.

He L, Sheehy K, Culbertson W. “Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery.” Curr Opin Ophthal. 2011. Jan; 22(1):43-52.


Chow CC, Kiernan DF, Chau FY, Blair MP, Ticho BH, Galasso JM, Shapiro MJ. Laser photocoagulation at birth prevents blindness in Norrie disease diagnosed using amniocentesis. Ophthalmology 2010 Dec;117(12):2402-6.


Chow CC, Kapur R, Wood MG, Setabutr P, Tu EY. Setpo-optic dysplasia with bilateral congenital corneal anesthesia. J AAPOS 2009 Oct;13(5):494-5.

He L, Ta CN, De Kaspar HM. “One-day Application of Topical 0.5% Moxifloxacin Selects for Fluoroquinolone Resistant Coagulase Negative Staphylococcus.” J Cataract Refract Surg. 2009Oct;35(10):1715-8.

He L, Ta CN, Hu N, Sinnar S, De Kaspar HM. “Prospective Randomized Comparison of a One-Day and Three-Day Application of Topical 0.5% Moxifloxacin in Eliminating Preoperative Conjunctival Bacterial Flora.” J Ocular Pharmacology. 2009 Aug;25(4):373-8.

Yactayo-Miranda Y, Ta CN, He L, Kreutzer T, Nentwich M, Kampik A, De Kaspar HM, “A Prospective Study Determining the Efficacy of Topical 0.5% Levofloxacin on Bacterial Flora of Patients with Chronic Blepharoconjunctivitis” Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2009 Jul;247(7):993-8.

Wu C, Cui B, He L, Chen L. Mobley WC. “The Coming of Age of Axonal Neurotrophin Signaling Endosomes.” J Proteomics. 2009 Feb 15;72(1):46-55.

Ta CN, He L, HM de Kaspar. “In vitro Antibiotic Susceptibility of Preoperative Normal Conjunctival Bacteria.” Eye. 2009 Mar;23(3):559-60.


Ta CN, Sinnar S, He L, Myung D, De Kaspar HM. “Prospective Randomized Comparison of One-Day versus Three-Day Application of 0.5% Topical Levofloxacin in Eliminating Conjunctival Bacterial Flora.” Eur J Ophthalmol. 2007 Sep-Oct;17(5):689-95.


Ta CN, He L, Nguyen E, De Kaspar HM. “Prospective Randomized Study Determining Whether a 3-day Application of Ofloxacin Results in the Selection of Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Coagulase-Negative Staphylococcus.” Eur J Ophthalmol. 2006 May-Jun;16(3):359-64.


Arevalo JF, Rodriguez FJ, Rosales-Meneses JL, Dessouki A, Chan CK, MIttra RA, Ruiz-Moreno JM. Vitroretinal surgery for macular hole after laser assisted in situ keratomileusis for the correction of myopia. Br J Opthalmol 2005;89(11):1423-6.

Arevalo JF, Mendoza AJ, Valez-Vazquez W, Rodriguez FJ, Rodriguez A, Rosales-Meneses JL, Yepez JB, Ramirez E, Dessouki A, Chan CK, Mittra RA, Ramsay RC, Garcia RA, Ruiz-Moreno JM. Full-thickness macular hole after LASIK for the correction of myopia. Ophtalmology 2005;112(7):1207-12.

De Kaspar HM, Koss MJ, He L, Blumenkranz MS, Ta CN. “Antibiotic Susceptibility of Preoperative Normal Conjunctival Bacteria.” Am J Ophthalmol. 2005 Apr;139(4):730-3.


Scott I, Lieb D, Flynn HW Jr, Dessouki A, Murray T, and Miller D. Endophthalmitis caused by myobacterium chelonae: selection of antibiotics and outcomes of treatment. Arch Opthalmol 2003;121:573-576.


Fezza J, Weitzman M, Shoemaker D, Gremillion C, Chen H. Quantitative CMV antigenemia correlated with ophthalmoscopic screening for CMV Retinitis in AIDS patients. Ophthalmic Surgery and Lasers 2001:81-82.


Chen HH, Goldbaum MH. Central or branch retinal artery occlusion. Current Occular Therapy 2000;5:604-6.


Yoshizumi M, Bhavsar A, Dessouki A, and Kashani A. Safety of multiple intravitreal injections of combined antibiotics and dexamethasone. Retina 1999; 19:437-441.

Goldbaum MH, Hoover A, Kouznettsova V, Chen HH. Identification of Blood Vessels in Complex Retinal Images. IOVS 1999:651.

Goldbaum MH, Chen HH. Proliferative vitreo-retinopathy secondary to Incontinentia Pigmenti. Macular Society, 1999.

Chen HH, Ghafouri M, Chaundry N, Gariano RF, Goldbaum MH. Phacoemulsification with foldable intraocular lens implantation during diabetic pars plana vitrectomy. IOVS 1998:214.


Goldbaum MH, McCuen BW, Hanneken AM, Burgess SK, Chen HH. Silicone oil tamponade to seal macular holes without position restrictions. Ophthalmology 1998:2140-48.

Goldbaum MH, Hunter E, Hoover A, Kouznettsova V, Chen HH, Jain R. A Bayesian network for automated diagnosis of ocular fundus images. IOVS 1998:214.

Ghfouri M, Chen HH, Honkanen R. Rate of posterior capular tear and vitreous loss in sclera tunnel vs. clear cornea phacoemulsification. IOVS 1998:288.


Yoshizumi M, Dessouki A, Lee DA, Lee G. Determination of ocular toxicity in multiple applications of foscarnet ionotophoresis. J Ocular Pharm Therap 1997;13:529-536.

Goldbaum MH, McCuen BW, Hanneken AM, Burgess SK, Chen HH. Treatment of full-thickness macular hole with silicone fill of the vitreous cavity. Amer. Acad. Of Ophthalmology 1997.

Chen HH. A prospective analysis of small incision ECCE vs. Phacoemulsification in the Bahamas. Yale Symposium 1997.

Chaudry NA, Chen HH, Liggett PE. Vitrectomy in chronic cystoids macular edema. Yale Symposium 1997.

Chen HH, Gonzalez C. Strabismus Surgery. Yale Symposium 1997.

Chen HH, Gonzalez C. Large Capsulorexsis size reduces complications for beginning phaco surgeon. Journal of Cataracts and Refractive Surgery 1997:20.

Chaudhry NA, Alfaro VA, Gonzalez C, Chen HH, Han DP, Mieler WF, Liggett PE. Preoperative use of tissue plasminogen activator (TPA) for surgical removal of submacular hemorrhage. IOVS 1997:3079.


Chen HH, Newman L, Gonzalez C. Evaluation of Isolated Inferior Rectus Palsy. Amer. Acad. of Ophthalmology 1996.

Gonzalez C, Chen HH, Grannum E. Innervational Surgery in the treatment of sixth nerve palsy. Amer. Acad. of Ophthalmology 1996.

Gonzalez C, Chen HH. Computer-Assisted Lancaster test evaluation by Orthoptist. The American Orthoptist Association 1996.

Chen HH, Fezza JP, Gariano RF, Gonzalez C. Intravenous corticosteroid in the treatment of traumatic optic neuropathy. IOVS 1996:3246.

Gonzalez C, Chen H, Sanchez RM. Computer-Assisted Lancaster Test (CALT) software demostration and distribution. IOVS 1996:1294.

Chen HH, Gonzalez C. Computer-Assisted Lancaster Test (CALT) evaluation of isolate inferior rectus paresis. The Amer. Assoc. for pediatric Ophthal. and Strab, Snowbird. 1996.

Ganzalez C, Chen H, Sanchez RM. Computer-Assisted Lancaster Test (CALT). The Amer. Assoc. for Pediatric Ophthal. and Strab. Snowbird, 1996.


Travin M, Dessouki A, Cameron T, Yun C, and Heller G. Use of exercise technetium-99 sestamibi imaging to detect residual ischemia and for risk stratification after acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol 1995;75:665-669.


Dessouki A and Travin M. Thalium-201 imaging following thrombolysis in a 48-year-old man. Ch Cardiol 11994;8:203-205.


Mendez R, Aswad S, Dessouki A, Cicciarellie J, and Mendez RG. Costs and financing of kidney transplantation in the United States. Transpl Proc 1992;24,5:2027-28.

Mendez R, Aswad S, Dessouki A, Mendez RG, Obispo E, Gazofov M and Cicciarelli J. Difficulties of foreigners seeking transplantation in the United States. Transpl Proc 1992;24,5:2075-76.

Aswad S, Cicciarelli J, Mendez R, and Dessouki A. Renal transplantation from donors over 60 years old. Transplantation 1992;53:213-214.

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