Eugene de Juan, MD


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.


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.

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University of South Alabama 1979


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.

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