Gerami Seitzman, MD



Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Optometry Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353–2800
Fax: (415) 353–2654

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

Board Certification

Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Title

Associate Clinical Professor

More about Gerami Seitzman


University of Michigan School of Medicine 1999


Johns Hopkins Hospital 2000


Francis I Proctor Foundation of Ophthalmology 2004

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Oldham GW, Seitzman GD. Unilateral posterior stromal keratitis possibly secondary to Lyme disease. Cornea. 2013 Feb; 32(2):196-8.
  2. Demetriades AM, Seitzman GD. Isolated unilateral congenital lacrimal gland agenesis presenting as filamentary keratopathy in a child. Cornea. 2009 Jan; 28(1):87-8.
  3. Seitzman GD, Strauss EC, Margolis TP. "Steel wool keratopathy": a clinical sign of chronic inflammation. Cornea. 2006 Jul; 25(6):742-4.
  4. Seitzman GD, Cevallos V, Margolis TP. Rose bengal and lissamine green inhibit detection of herpes simplex virus by PCR. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Apr; 141(4):756-8.
  5. Magone MT, Seitzman GD, Nehls S, Margolis TP. Treatment of neurotrophic keratopathy with nasal dilator strips. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005 Nov; 89(11):1529-30.
  6. Seitzman GD. Cataract surgery in Fuchs' dystrophy. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2005 Aug; 16(4):241-5.
  7. Seitzman GD, Gottsch JD, Stark WJ. Cataract surgery in patients with Fuchs' corneal dystrophy: expanding recommendations for cataract surgery without simultaneous keratoplasty. Ophthalmology. 2005 Mar; 112(3):441-6.
  8. Vagefi MR, Hollander DA, Seitzman GD, Margolis TP. Bilateral surgically induced necrotising scleritis with secondary superinfection. Br J Ophthalmol. 2005 Jan; 89(1):124-5.
  9. Gottsch JD, Seitzman GD, Margulies EH, Bowers AL, Michels AJ, Saha S, Jun AS, Stark WJ, Liu SH. Gene expression in donor corneal endothelium. Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Feb; 121(2):252-8.
  10. Gottsch JD, Bowers AL, Margulies EH, Seitzman GD, Kim SW, Saha S, Jun AS, Stark WJ, Liu SH. Serial analysis of gene expression in the corneal endothelium of Fuchs' dystrophy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2003 Feb; 44(2):594-9.
  11. Curtis JL, Wolber FM, Sonstein J, Craig RA, Polak T, Knibbs RN, Todt J, Seitzman GD, Stoolman LM. Lymphocyte-endothelial cell adhesive interactions in lung immunity: lessons from the murine response to particulate antigen. Immunopharmacology. 2000 Jul 25; 48(3):223-9.
  12. Todt J, Sonstein J, Polak T, Seitzman GD, Hu B, Curtis JL. Repeated intratracheal challenge with particulate antigen modulates murine lung cytokines. J Immunol. 2000 Apr 15; 164(8):4037-47.
  13. Seitzman GD, Sonstein J, Kim S, Choy W, Curtis JL. Lung lymphocytes proliferate minimally in the murine pulmonary immune response to intratracheal sheep erythrocytes. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 1998 Jun; 18(6):800-12.
  14. Wolber FM, Curtis JL, Milik AM, Fields T, Seitzman GD, Kim K, Kim S, Sonstein J, Stoolman LM. Lymphocyte recruitment and the kinetics of adhesion receptor expression during the pulmonary immune response to particulate antigen. Am J Pathol. 1997 Dec; 151(6):1715-27.
  15. Milik AM, Buechner-Maxwell VA, Sonstein J, Kim S, Seitzman GD, Beals TF, Curtis JL. Lung lymphocyte elimination by apoptosis in the murine response to intratracheal particulate antigen. J Clin Invest. 1997 Mar 01; 99(5):1082-91.

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