Nisha Acharya, MD

Ophthalmologist

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Nisha Acharya

Education

UCSF School of Medicine 2000

Residencies

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Ophthalmology 2004

Selected Research and Publications

  1. González MM, Solano MM, Porco TC, Oldenburg CE, Acharya NR, Lin SC, Chan MF. Epidemiology of uveitis in a US population-based study. J Ophthalmic Inflamm Infect. 2018 Apr 17; 8(1):6.
  2. Schallhorn JM, Niemeyer KM, Browne EN, Chhetri P, Acharya NR. Difluprednate for the Treatment of Uveitic Cystoid Macular Edema. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Mar 23.
  3. Shantha JG, Mattia JG, Goba A, Barnes KG, Ebrahim FK, Kraft CS, Hayek BR, Hartnett JN, Shaffer JG, Schieffelin JS, Sandi JD, Momoh M, Jalloh S, Grant DS, Dierberg K, Chang J, Mishra S, Chan AK, Fowler R, O'Dempsey T, Kaluma E, Hendricks T, Reiners R, Reiners M, Gess LA, ONeill K, Kamara S, Wurie A, Mansaray M, Acharya NR, Liu WJ, Bavari S, Palacios G, Teshome M, Crozier I, Farmer PE, Uyeki TM, Bausch DG, Garry RF, Vandy MJ, Yeh S. Ebola Virus Persistence in Ocular Tissues and Fluids (EVICT) Study: Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction and Cataract Surgery Outcomes of Ebola Survivors in Sierra Leone. EBioMedicine. 2018 Mar 23.
  4. Acharya NR, Patel S, Homayounfar G, Enanoria WTA, Shakoor A, Chakrabarti A, Goldstein DA. Relapse of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis-Associated Uveitis after Discontinuation of Immunomodulatory Therapy. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2018 Feb 16; 1-7.
  5. Ray KJ, Prajna NV, Lalitha P, Rajaraman R, Krishnan T, Patel S, Das M, Shah R, Dhakhwa K, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Acharya NR, Lietman TM, Rose-Nussbaumer J. The Significance of Repeat Cultures in the Treatment of Severe Fungal Keratitis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Feb 10.
  6. Gonzales JA, Shantha J, Acharya NR. Combination nivolumab- and cabiralizumab-associated acute bilateral anterior and posterior scleritis and anterior uveitis. Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep. 2018 Jun; 10:117-118.
  7. Oldenburg CE, Prajna NV, Amza A, Loh A, Acharya NR, Mannis MJ, Lietman TM. Evolution of Practice Patterns for the Treatment of Fungal Keratitis. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 12 01; 135(12):1448-1449.
  8. Gonzales J, Doan T, Shantha JG, Bloomer M, Wilson MR, DeRisi JL, Acharya N. Metagenomic deep sequencing of aqueous fluid detects intraocular lymphomas. Br J Ophthalmol. 2018 01; 102(1):6-8.
  9. Laovirojjanakul W, Acharya N, Gonzales JA. Ultra-Widefield Fluorescein Angiography in Intermediate Uveitis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2017 Oct 17; 1-6.
  10. Moussa K, Doan T, Stewart JM, Shantha J, Gonzales J, Acharya N, Cunningham ET. CYTOMEGALOVIRUS RETINITIS ASSOCIATED WITH OCCLUSIVE VASCULOPATHY IN AN ELDERLY, HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS-NEGATIVE MAN. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2017 Sep 20.
  11. Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Rajaraman R, Patel S, Shah R, Srinivasan M, Das M, Ray KJ, Oldenburg CE, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Acharya NR, Lietman TM, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Predictors of Corneal Perforation or Need for Therapeutic Keratoplasty in Severe Fungal Keratitis: A Secondary Analysis of the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial II. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Sep 01; 135(9):987-991.
  12. Acharya NR, Browne EN, Rao N, Mochizuki M. Distinguishing Features of Ocular Sarcoidosis in an International Cohort of Uveitis Patients. Ophthalmology. 2018 Jan; 125(1):119-126.
  13. Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Rajaraman R, Patel S, Shah R, Srinivasan M, Devi L, Das M, Ray KJ, O'Brien KS, Oldenburg CE, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Acharya NR, Lietman TM, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Adjunctive Oral Voriconazole Treatment of Fusarium Keratitis: A Secondary Analysis From the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial II. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Jun 01; 135(6):520-525.
  14. Borkar DS, Homayounfar G, Tham VM, Ray KJ, Vinoya AC, Uchida A, Acharya NR. Association Between Thyroid Disease and Uveitis: Results From the Pacific Ocular Inflammation Study. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Jun 01; 135(6):594-599.
  15. Doan T, Acharya NR, Pinsky BA, Sahoo MK, Chow ED, Banaei N, Budvytiene I, Cevallos V, Zhong L, Zhou Z, Lietman TM, DeRisi JL. Metagenomic DNA Sequencing for the Diagnosis of Intraocular Infections. Ophthalmology. 2017 Aug; 124(8):1247-1248.
  16. Jirawison C, Liu Y, Surasit K, Maningding E, Kamphaengkham S, Ausayakhun S, Heiden D, Margolis TP, Gonzales JA, Acharya NR, Keenan JD. Fundus findings in a series of patients with extrapulmonary tuberculosis in Thailand. Br J Ophthalmol. 2017 06; 101(6):691-694.
  17. Niemeyer KM, Gonzales JA, Rathinam SR, Babu M, Thundikandy R, Kanakath A, Porco TC, Browne EN, Rao MM, Acharya NR. Quality-of-Life Outcomes From a Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Antimetabolites for Intermediate, Posterior, and Panuveitis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2017 Jul; 179:10-17.
  18. Gonzales JA, Haemel A, Gross AJ, Acharya NR. Management of Uveitis and Scleritis in Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2017 05; 33(4):325-333.
  19. Browne EN, Rathinam SR, Kanakath A, Thundikandy R, Babu M, Lietman TM, Acharya NR. A Bayesian Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Antimetabolite Therapies for Non-Infectious Uveitis. Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2017 02; 24(1):63-70.
  20. Prajna NV, Krishnan T, Rajaraman R, Patel S, Srinivasan M, Das M, Ray KJ, O'Brien KS, Oldenburg CE, McLeod SD, Zegans ME, Porco TC, Acharya NR, Lietman TM, Rose-Nussbaumer J. Effect of Oral Voriconazole on Fungal Keratitis in the Mycotic Ulcer Treatment Trial II (MUTT II): A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016 12 01; 134(12):1365-1372.

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