Education

Medical School
Johns Hopkins University (1965)
Internship
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (1966), Pediatrics
Residency
The Wilmer Eye Institute (1973), Ophthalmology
Fellowship
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (1975), Cornea Service

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Cornea Culture Collection
  • Corneal Epithelium Cell Function
  • Corneal Scraping
  • Corneal Thickness
  • Epilation Forceps
  • External Corneal Disease
  • Eye Lash Removal (Epilation)
  • Gluing Cornea Perforation
  • Injections Cornea
  • Removal of Foreign Body
  • Stye Removal
  • Research Interest

    • cornea: bioimaging
    • cornea: cell biology
    • cornea: contact lenses
    • cornea: transplantation
    • cornea: wound-healing

    Honors & Awards

    • D Magazine
      Best Doctors in Dallas (2013)
    • Cornea Society Castroviejo Medal
      One of the world’s top ophthalmology prizes (2009)
    • Honorary Fellow
      American Academy of Optometry (2001)
    • Fellow
      American College of Surgeons (1978)
    • Fellow
      American Academy of Ophthalmology (1975)

    Professional Associations/Affiliations

    • American Academy of Ophthalmology
    • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
    • Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists
    • Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology
    • Eye Bank Association of America