Eugene de Juan, MD

Ophthalmologist

Dr. Eugene De Juan is an ophthalmologist with expertise in diseases of the vitreous and retina. In addition to treating patients, De Juan is the UCSF Jean Kelly Stock Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology. His research focuses on ocular medical and surgical therapeutics, including advances in ocular drug delivery and drug delivery techniques for age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

He completed a medical degree at the University of South Alabama and a residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Clinics

Retina and Vitreous Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave, 7th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0344
Phone: (415) 353–2800
Fax: (415) 353–2713

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

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Eugene de Juan

Education

University of South Alabama 1979

Residencies

Johns Hopkins Hospital 1983

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Brodie FL, Ramirez DA, Pandian S, Woo K, Balakrishna A, De Juan E, Choo H, Grubbs RH. Novel positioning sensor with real-time feedback for improved postoperative positioning: pilot study in control subjects. Clin Ophthalmol. 2017; 11:939-944.
  2. Humayun MS, de Juan E, Dagnelie G. The Bionic Eye: A Quarter Century of Retinal Prosthesis Research and Development. Ophthalmology. 2016 Oct; 123(10S):S89-S97.
  3. Ghodasra DH, Chen A, Arevalo JF, Birch DG, Branham K, Coley B, Dagnelie G, de Juan E, Devenyi RG, Dorn JD, Fisher A, Geruschat DR, Gregori NZ, Greenberg RJ, Hahn P, Ho AC, Howson A, Huang SS, Iezzi R, Khan N, Lam BL, Lim JI, Locke KG, Markowitz M, Ripley AM, Rankin M, Schimitzek H, Tripp F, Weiland JD, Yan J, Zacks DN, Jayasundera KT. Erratum to: Worldwide Argus II implantation: recommendations to optimize patient outcomes. BMC Ophthalmol. 2016 Jul 29; 16(1):129.
  4. da Cruz L, Dorn JD, Humayun MS, Dagnelie G, Handa J, Barale PO, Sahel JA, Stanga PE, Hafezi F, Safran AB, Salzmann J, Santos A, Birch D, Spencer R, Cideciyan AV, de Juan E, Duncan JL, Eliott D, Fawzi A, Olmos de Koo LC, Ho AC, Brown G, Haller J, Regillo C, Del Priore LV, Arditi A, Greenberg RJ. Five-Year Safety and Performance Results from the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System Clinical Trial. Ophthalmology. 2016 10; 123(10):2248-54.
  5. Ghodasra DH, Chen A, Arevalo JF, Birch DG, Branham K, Coley B, Dagnelie G, de Juan E, Devenyi RG, Dorn JD, Fisher A, Geruschat DR, Gregori NZ, Greenberg RJ, Hahn P, Ho AC, Howson A, Huang SS, Iezzi R, Khan N, Lam BL, Lim JI, Locke KG, Markowitz M, Ripley AM, Rankin M, Schimitzek H, Tripp F, Weiland JD, Yan J, Zacks DN, Jayasundera KT. Worldwide Argus II implantation: recommendations to optimize patient outcomes. BMC Ophthalmol. 2016 May 06; 16:52.
  6. Ho AC, Humayun MS, Dorn JD, da Cruz L, Dagnelie G, Handa J, Barale PO, Sahel JA, Stanga PE, Hafezi F, Safran AB, Salzmann J, Santos A, Birch D, Spencer R, Cideciyan AV, de Juan E, Duncan JL, Eliott D, Fawzi A, Olmos de Koo LC, Brown GC, Haller JA, Regillo CD, Del Priore LV, Arditi A, Geruschat DR, Greenberg RJ. Long-Term Results from an Epiretinal Prosthesis to Restore Sight to the Blind. Ophthalmology. 2015 Aug; 122(8):1547-54.
  7. Gorovoy IR, Porco TC, Bhisitkul RB, de Juan E, Schwartz DM, Stewart JM. Same-Day Versus Next-Day Repair of Fovea-Threatening Primary Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachments. Semin Ophthalmol. 2016; 31(3):219-25.
  8. de Juan E, Spencer R, Barale PO, da Cruz L, Neysmith J. Extraction of retinal tacks from subjects implanted with an epiretinal visual prosthesis. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2013 Oct; 251(10):2471-6.
  9. Trager Cabrera MJ, Borirakchanyavat S, De Juan E. Effect of intravitreal bevacizumab on intraocular pressure in a case of severe chronic hypotony. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2010; 4(4):300-2.
  10. Hayashi A, Naseri A, Pennesi ME, de Juan E. Subretinal delivery of immunoglobulin G with gold nanoparticles in the rabbit eye. Jpn J Ophthalmol. 2009 May; 53(3):249-56.
  11. Mello-Filho PA, Guven D, Beeley NR, de Juan E, Erickson SR. Helical intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide implant: a 6-month surgical feasibility study in rabbits. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2009 Mar-Apr; 40(2):160-8.
  12. Khurana RN, Chang YH, Barnes AC, Fujii GY, De Juan E, Humayun MS. A novel method to oxygenate intraocular irrigation fluids with an in-line oxygenator. Retina. 2007 Jan; 27(1):83-6.
  13. Javaheri M, Fujii GY, Rossi JV, Panzan CQ, Yanai D, Lakhanpal RR, Maia M, Khurana RN, Guven D, De Juan E, Humayun MS. Effect of oxygenated intraocular irrigation solutions on the electroretinogram after vitrectomy. Retina. 2007 Jan; 27(1):87-94.
  14. Qiu G, Stewart JM, Sadda S, Freda R, Lee S, Guven D, de Juan E, Varner SE. A new model of experimental subretinal neovascularization in the rabbit. Exp Eye Res. 2006 Jul; 83(1):141-52.
  15. Beeley NR, Stewart JM, Tano R, Lawin LR, Chappa RA, Qiu G, Anderson AB, de Juan E, Varner SE. Development, implantation, in vivo elution, and retrieval of a biocompatible, sustained release subretinal drug delivery system. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2006 Mar 15; 76(4):690-8.
  16. Komáromy AM, Varner SE, de Juan E, Acland GM, Aguirre GD. Application of a new subretinal injection device in the dog. Cell Transplant. 2006; 15(6):511-9.
  17. Khurana RN, Fujii GY, Walsh AC, Humayun MS, de Juan E, Sadda SR. Rapid recurrence of geographic atrophy after full macular translocation for nonexudative age-related macular degeneration. Ophthalmology. 2005 Sep; 112(9):1586-91.
  18. Beeley NR, Rossi JV, Mello-Filho PA, Mahmoud MI, Fujii GY, de Juan E, Varner SE. Fabrication, implantation, elution, and retrieval of a steroid-loaded polycaprolactone subretinal implant. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2005 Jun 15; 73(4):437-44.
  19. Lakhanpal RR, Humayun MS, de Juan E, Lim JI, Chong LP, Chang TS, Javaheri M, Fujii GY, Barnes AC, Alexandrou TJ. Outcomes of 140 consecutive cases of 25-gauge transconjunctival surgery for posterior segment disease. Ophthalmology. 2005 May; 112(5):817-24.
  20. Qiu G, Seiler MJ, Mui C, Arai S, Aramant RB, de Juan E, Sadda S. Photoreceptor differentiation and integration of retinal progenitor cells transplanted into transgenic rats. Exp Eye Res. 2005 Apr; 80(4):515-25.

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