Charles N. Soparkar, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Education & Training

Residency , Baylor College of Medicine
Clinical Fellowship , Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Internship , The Medical Center of Central Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
MD , University of Massachusetts Medical School

Periorbital sclerotherapy caution
Patrinely, JR & Soparkar, CNS 2016, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 32, no. 3, pp. 238. DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0000000000000703

Re: "safety of Onabotulinum Toxin A Injections to the Central Upper Eyelid and Eyebrow Regions"
Burroughs, JR, Hsueh, JB, Soparkar, CNS & McCann, JD 2015, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 31, no. 5, pp. 422. DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0000000000000498

Transarterial Onyx Embolization of an Orbital Solitary Fibrous Tumor
Hashemi, N, Ling, JD, Soparkar, C, Sami, M, Ellezam, B, Klucznik, R, Lee, AG & Chévez-Barrios, P 2015, Ocular Oncology and Pathology, vol 1, no. 2, pp. 98-102. DOI: 10.1159/000370048

Local anesthetic orbicularis myotoxicity: A possible unrecognized cause of post-blepharoplasty lagophthalmos
McFate, JA, Soparkar, CNS, Sami, M & Patrinely, JR 2014, European Journal of Plastic Surgery, vol 37, no. 4, pp. 201-204. DOI: 10.1007/s00238-013-0924-2

Traumatic optic neuropathy and second optic nerve injuries
Guy, WM, Soparkar, CNS, Alford, EL, Patrinely, JR, Sami, MS & Parke, RB 2014, JAMA ophthalmology, vol 132, no. 5, pp. 567-571. DOI: 10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.82

Management of the 'tight orbit' and associated visual loss
Alford, EL & Soparkar, CNS 2013, Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, vol 21, no. 4, pp. 417-422. DOI: 10.1097/MOO.0b013e32836312a1

The diagnosis and treatment of thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy
Gould, DJ, Roth, FS & Soparkar, CNS 2012, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, vol 36, no. 3, pp. 638-648. DOI: 10.1007/s00266-011-9843-4

Effect of dietary zinc and phytase supplementation on botulinum toxin treatments
Koshy, JC, Sharabi, SE, Feldman, EM, Hollier, LH, Patrinely, JR & Soparkar, CNS 2012, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, vol 11, no. 4, pp. 507-512.

Metaplastic bone formation in the orbit
Lee, EI, Chévez-Barrios, P & Soparkar, CNS 2010, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 26, no. 2, pp. 120-122. DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0b013e3181b8e65b

Frontalis antagonist blink syndrome (FABS)
Soparkar, CNS & Patrinely, JR 2008, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 24, no. 3, pp. 246-247. DOI: 10.1097/IOP.0b013e31817250f8

The eye examination in facial trauma for the plastic surgeon
Soparkar, CNS & Patrinely, JR 2007, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 120, no. 7 SUPPL. 2. DOI: 10.1097/01.prs.0000260733.61389.0b

Hyaluronidase and restylane
Soparkar, CNS, Patrinely, JR, Skibell, BC & Tower, RN 2007, Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, vol 9, no. 4, pp. 299-300. DOI: 10.1001/archfaci.9.4.299

Ocular injury from local anesthetic injections: Needle expulsion - The luer-lok allure
Lin, DJ, Sami, MS, Burroughs, JR, Soparkar, CNS & Patrinely, JR 2006, Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, vol 8, no. 6.

Efficacy of botulinum toxin type A after topical anesthesia
Sami, MS, Soparkar, CNS, Patrinely, JR, Hollier, LM & Hollier, LH 2006, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 22, no. 6, pp. 448-452. DOI: 10.1097/01.iop.0000248989.33572.3c

Botulinum toxin in ophthalmic plastic surgery
Naik, MN, Soparkar, CNS, Murthy, R & Honavar, SG 2005, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, vol 53, no. 4, pp. 279-288.

Cold urticaria: An underrecognized cause of postsurgical periorbital swelling
Burroughs, JR, Patrinely, JR, Nugent, JS, Soparkar, CNS, Anderson, RL & Pennington, JH 2005, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 21, no. 5, pp. 327-330. DOI: 10.1097/01.iop.0000176272.40058.4f

Managing inflammatory reaction to restylane
Soparkar, CNS & Patrinely, JR 2005, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 21, no. 2, pp. 151-153. DOI: 10.1097/01.IOP.0000155853.68249.0B

Erasing restylane
Soparkar, CNS, Patrinely, JR & Tschen, J 2004, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 20, no. 4, pp. 317-318. DOI: 10.1097/01.IOP.0000132164.44343.1A

Ectopic Lacrimal Gland vs Ectopic Lacrimal Ductule [2]
Patrinely, JR, Font, RL & Soparkar, CNS 2004, Archives of Ophthalmology, vol 122, no. 5.

Monitored anesthesia care [2] (multiple letters)
Tawfik, HA, Abdelbasset, A, Burroughs, JR, Soparkar, CNS, Patrinely, JR, Lowe, CL, Kersten, RC & Kulwin, DR 2004, Ophthalmology, vol 111, no. 3, pp. 605-606.