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Michele Bloomer, M.D.



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.

Corneal Disease and Surgery
8 Koret Way, Suite U-545
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 514-8200
Fax: (415) 514-6919

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Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine 1998


UCSF Medical Center, Ophthalmology 2002


UCSF Medical Center, Ophthalmic Pathology 2008

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Menda SA, Kim HJ, Bloomer MM, Crawford JB, Vagefi MR, Kersten RC. Papillary cystadenocarcinoma of the lacrimal gland after radiation for bilateral retinoblastoma. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 May-Jun; 30(3):e57-9.
  2. Gorovoy IR, Vagefi MR, Russell MS, Gorovoy M, Bloomer MM, Glastonbury CM. Loss of contrast enhancement of the inferior rectus muscle on magnetic resonance imaging in acute fulminant invasive fungal sinusitis. Clin Experiment Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec; 42(9):885-7.
  3. Desai SJ, Kim HJ, Kersten RC, Bloomer MM, Vagefi MR. Extrascleral spread of choroidal melanoma via tantalum marker suture track. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Dec; 131(12):1643-5.
  4. Reis GF, Bloomer MM, Perry A, Phillips JJ, Grenert JP, Karnezis AN, Tihan T. Pilocytic astrocytomas of the optic nerve and their relation to pilocytic astrocytomas elsewhere in the central nervous system. Mod Pathol. 2013 Oct; 26(10):1279-87.
  5. Dahlin A, Geier E, Stocker SL, Cropp CD, Grigorenko E, Bloomer M, Siegenthaler J, Xu L, Basile AS, Tang-Liu DD, Giacomini KM. Gene expression profiling of transporters in the solute carrier and ATP-binding cassette superfamilies in human eye substructures. Mol Pharm. 2013 Feb 4; 10(2):650-63.
  6. Fintelmann RE, Vastine DW, Bloomer MM, Margolis TP. Thygeson superficial punctate keratitis and scarring. Cornea. 2012 Dec; 31(12):1446-8.
  7. Bhosai SJ, Lin CC, Greene J, Bloomer MM, Jeng BH. Rapid corneal adrenochrome deposition from topical ibopamine in the setting of infectious keratitis. Eye (Lond). 2013 Jan; 27(1):105-6.
  8. Kasuga T, Chen YC, Bloomer MM, Hirabayashi KE, Hiratsuka Y, Murakami A, Lin SC. Trabecular meshwork length in men and women by histological assessment. Curr Eye Res. 2013 Jan; 38(1):75-9.
  9. Greninger DA, Yoon MK, Bloomer MM, Keyser R, Kersten RC. Extraintestinal Crohn disease causing bilateral nasolacrimal duct obstruction. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Mar-Apr; 28(2):e55-6.
  10. Moscato EE, Bloomer MM, Garcia-Kennedy R, Seiff SR. Human immunodeficiency virus-associated blepharoptosis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Sep-Oct; 27(5):360-3.
  11. Fintelmann RE, Gilmer W, Bloomer MM, Jeng BH. Recurrent Lecythophora mutabilis keratitis and endophthalmitis after deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011 Jan; 129(1):108-10.
  12. Fintelmann RE, Bloomer MM, Jeng BH. Effect of irregular anterior surface on residual stromal bed under lamellar femtosecond laser cut. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2010 Dec; 36(12):2208-10.
  13. Pekmezci M, Louie J, Gupta N, Bloomer MM, Tihan T. Clinicopathological characteristics of adamantinomatous and papillary craniopharyngiomas: University of California, San Francisco experience 1985-2005. Neurosurgery. 2010 Nov; 67(5):1341-9; discussion 1349.
  14. Khalifa YM, Bloomer MM, Margolis TP. Secondary localized sectoral keratoconjunctival amyloidosis from ocular trauma. Cornea. 2010 Nov; 29(11):1328-9.
  15. Khalifa YM, Bailony MR, Bloomer MM, Killingsworth D, Jeng BH. Management of nontraumatic corneal perforation with tectonic drape patch and cyanoacrylate glue. Cornea. 2010 Oct; 29(10):1173-5.
  16. Huang S, Rutar T, Bloomer M, Crawford JB. Analysis of clinical misdiagnoses in children treated with enucleation. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Aug; 128(8):1009-13.
  17. Tihan T, Bloomer MM. Astrocytic neoplasms of the central nervous system and orbit: a morphologic perspective. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2010 May; 27(2):114-21.
  18. Kao TY, Yoon MK, Hwang TN, Bloomer MM, McCulley TJ. Acquired Pediatric Blepharoptosis Related to Linear Scleroderma. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2010 Jan 1.
  19. De Niro JE, de Alba Campomanes AG, Bloomer MM, London NM, Stamper RL. Congenital narrow-angle glaucoma and iris nevi in a neonate with epidermal nevus syndrome. J AAPOS. 2009 Jun; 13(3):292-5.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.