Felipe Medeiros, MD, PhD Felipe Medeiros, MD, PhD

Felipe Medeiros, MD, PhD

Glaucoma Specialist

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WHERE I PROVIDE CARE
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ABOUT ME

I am a clinician and a surgeon, specializing in complex glaucoma and cataract cases.

LANGUAGES I SPEAK
English, Spanish
Training
EDUCATION
MD, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine (Brazil), 1997
PhD in Vision Science, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2005
RESIDENCY
Ophthalmology, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine (Brazil), 2001
FELLOWSHIP
Glaucoma, Hamilton Glaucoma Center, University of California San Diego (UCSD), 2004
Clinical Focus and Research
MY RESEARCH INTERESTS

My research has been focused on the development of innovative methods for risk assessment, early diagnosis and detection of glaucoma progression. I have published over 300 peer-reviewed scientific articles and six books in ophthalmology, and am one of the most cited researchers in the field. I have recently been named as one of the Top 5 Glaucoma Researchers in the world.

Industry Relationships and Collaborations
This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.
  • NGoggle, Inc.
  • Reichert, Inc