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Bertil Damato, M.D.



Ocular Oncology Clinic
8 Koret Way
San Francisco, CA 94143-0644
Phone: (415) 514-6918
Fax: (415) 514-6919

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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University of Malta School of Medicine 1977


Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Scotland, UK 1980


University of Glasgow 1987

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Konstantinidis L, Groenewald C, Coupland SE, Damato B. Long-term outcome of primary endoresection of choroidal melanoma. Br J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan; 98(1):82-5.
  2. Konstantinidis L, Rospond-Kubiak I, Zeolite I, Heimann H, Groenewald C, Coupland SE, Damato B. Management of patients with uveal metastases at the Liverpool Ocular Oncology Centre. Br J Ophthalmol. 2014 Jan; 98(1):92-8.
  3. Manna A, Sandramouli S, Damato B. Correspondence. Retina. 2013 Sep; 33(8):1729-30.
  4. Lake SL, Kalirai H, Dodson AR, Coupland SE, Lloyd BH, Damato BE, Taktak AF. Authorsí reply. Am J Pathol. 2013 Aug; 183(2):638-40.
  5. Coupland SE, Damato BE. Molecular analysis of uveal melanoma. Ophthalmology. 2013 Jul; 120(7):e50.
  6. Kujala E, Damato B, Coupland SE, Desjardins L, Bechrakis NE, Grange JD, Kivelš T. Staging of ciliary body and choroidal melanomas based on anatomic extent. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Aug 1; 31(22):2825-31.
  7. Damato B, Kacperek A, Errington D, Heimann H. Proton beam radiotherapy of uveal melanoma. Saudi J Ophthalmol. 2013 Jul; 27(3):151-7.
  8. Lake SL, Damato BE, Kalirai H, Dodson AR, Taktak AF, Lloyd BH, Coupland SE. Single nucleotide polymorphism array analysis of uveal melanomas reveals that amplification of CNKSR3 is correlated with improved patient survival. Am J Pathol. 2013 Mar; 182(3):678-87.
  9. Konstantinidis L, Roberts D, Errington RD, Kacperek A, Damato B. Whole anterior segment proton beam radiotherapy for diffuse iris melanoma. Br J Ophthalmol. 2013 Apr; 97(4):471-4.
  10. Coupland SE, Dodson A, Liu H, Du MQ, Angi M, Damato BE. Intraocular collision tumour: case report and literature review. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2013 May; 251(5):1383-8.
  11. Kenawy N, Lake SL, Coupland SE, Damato BE. Conjunctival melanoma and melanocytic intra-epithelial neoplasia. Eye (Lond). 2013 Feb; 27(2):142-52.
  12. Coupland SE, Lake SL, Zeschnigk M, Damato BE. Molecular pathology of uveal melanoma. Eye (Lond). 2013 Feb; 27(2):230-42.
  13. Groenewald C, Konstantinidis L, Damato B. Effects of radiotherapy on uveal melanomas and adjacent tissues. Eye (Lond). 2013 Feb; 27(2):163-71.
  14. Heimann H, Jmor F, Damato B. Imaging of retinal and choroidal vascular tumours. Eye (Lond). 2013 Feb; 27(2):208-16.
  15. Damato B, Heimann H. Personalized treatment of uveal melanoma. Eye (Lond). 2013 Feb; 27(2):172-9.
  16. Marshall E, Romaniuk C, Ghaneh P, Wong H, McKay M, Chopra M, Coupland SE, Damato BE. MRI in the detection of hepatic metastases from high-risk uveal melanoma: a prospective study in 188 patients. Br J Ophthalmol. 2013 Feb; 97(2):159-63.
  17. Russo A, Rene C, Coupland SE, Sagili S, Damato B. Discrepancy between fluorescence in situ hybridization and multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification in orbital recurrence of uveal melanoma 26 years after enucleation. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Nov-Dec; 28(6):e140-2.
  18. Khan S, Finger PT, Yu GP, Razzaq L, Jager MJ, de Keizer RJ, Sandkull P, Seregard S, Gologorsky D, Schefler AC, Murray TG, Kivelš T, Giuliari GP, McGowan H, Simpson ER, Corriveau C, Coupland SE, Damato BE. Angle involvement and glaucoma in patients with biopsy-proven iris melanoma: a response-reply. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Sep 1; 130(9):1229-31.
  19. Angi M, Kalirai H, Coupland SE, Damato BE, Semeraro F, Romano MR. Proteomic analyses of the vitreous humour. Mediators Inflamm. 2012; 2012:148039.
  20. Whitehead J, Tishkovskaya S, O'Connor J, Damato B. Devising two-stage and multistage phase II studies on systemic adjuvant therapy for uveal melanoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012; 53(8):4986-9.

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