Eric Chen, MD

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


Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship , Wills Eye Institute
Residency , Wills Eye Institute
Internship , Austin Medical Education Program - Internship
MD , Baylor College of Medicine
Publications

Bilateral herpetic keratitis after bilateral intravitreal bevacizumab for exudative macular degeneration
Derham, AM, Chen, E, Bunya, VY & OMalley, RE 2017, Cornea, vol 36, no. 7, pp. 878-879. DOI:

THE ASSOCIATION OF EPIRETINAL MEMBRANE WITH MACULAR HOLE FORMATION AFTER RHEGMATOGENOUS RETINAL DETACHMENT REPAIR
Khurana, RN, Wykoff, CC, Bansal, AS, Akiyama, K, Palmer, JD, Chen, E, Chang, LK, Major, JC, Wu, C, Wang, R, Croft, DE & Wong, TP 2016, Retina. DOI:

Postinjection Endophthalmitis Rates and Characteristics Following Intravitreal Bevacizumab, Ranibizumab, and Aflibercept
Rayess, N, Rahimy, E, Storey, P, Shah, CP, Wolfe, JD, Chen, E, Decroos, FC, Garg, SJ & Hsu, J 2016, American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol 165, pp. 88-93. DOI:

ENDOPHTHALMITIS AFTER INTRAVITREAL INJECTION: Role of Prophylactic Topical Ophthalmic Antibiotics
Li, AL, Wykoff, CC, Wang, R, Chen, E, Benz, MS, Fish, RH, Wong, TP, Major, JC, Brown, DM, Schefler, AC, Kim, RY & OMalley, RE 2015, Retina. DOI:

Incidence and clinical features of post-injection endophthalmitis according to diagnosis
Rayess, N, Rahimy, E, Shah, CP, Wolfe, JD, Chen, E, DeCroos, FC, Storey, P, Garg, SJ & Hsu, J 2015, British Journal of Ophthalmology. DOI:

Factors Predicting Visual Acuity Outcome in Intermediate, Posterior, and Panuveitis: The Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial
Kempen, JH, Van Natta, ML, Altaweel, MM, Dunn, JP, Jabs, DA, Lightman, SL, Thorne, JE, Holbrook, JT, Jaffe, GJ, Branchaud, B, Hahn, P, Koreen, L, Lad, EM, Lin, P, Martel, JN, Serrano, N, Skalak, C, Vajzovic, L, Baer, C, Bryant, J, Chavala, S, Cusick, M, Day, S, Dayani, P, Ehlers, J, Kesen, M, Lee, A, Melamud, A, Qureshi, JA, Scott, AW, See, RF, Shuler, RK, Wood, M, Yeh, S, Fernandes, A, Gibbs, D, Leef, D, Martin, DF, Srivastava, S, Begum, H, Boring, J, Brotherson, KL, Burkholder, B, Butler, NJ, Cain, D, Cook, MA, Emmert, D, Graul, JR, Herring, M, Laing, A, Leung, TG, Mahon, MC, Moradi, A, Nwankwo, A, Ostheimer, TL, Reed, T, Arnold, E, Barnabie, PM, Belair, ML, Bolton, SG, Brodine, JB, Brown, DM, Brune, LM, Galor, A, Gan, T, Jacobowitz, A, Kapoor, M, Kedhar, S, Kim, S, Leder, HA, Livingston, AG, Morton, Y, Nolan, K, Peters, GB, Soto, P, Stevenson, R, Tarver-Carr, M, Wang, Y, Foster, CS, Anesi, SD, Bruner, L, Ceron, O, Hinkle, DM, Persons, N, Wentworth, B, Acevedo, S, Anzaar, F, Cesca, T, Contero, A, Fitzpatrick, K, Goronga, F, Johnson, J, Lebron, KQ, Marvell, D, Morgan, C, Patel, N, Pinto, J, Siddique, SS, Sprague, J, Yilmaz, T, Sen, HN, Bono, M, Cunningham, D, Hayes, D, Koutsandreas, D, Nussenblatt, RB, Sherry, PR, Short, GL, Smith, W, Temple, A, Bamji, A, Coleman, H, Davuluri, G, Faia, L, Gottlieb, C, Jirawuthiworavong, GV, Lew, JC, Mercer, R, Obiyor, D, Perry, CH, Potapova, N, Weichel, E, Wroblewski, KJ, Latkany, PA, Coonan, C, Honda, A, Lorenzo-Latkany, M, Masini, R, Morell, S, Nguyen, A, Badamo, J, Boyd, KM, Enos, M, Gallardo, J, Jarczynski, J, Lee, JY, McGrosky, M, Nour, A, Sanchez, M, Steinberg, K, Stawell, RJ, Breayley, L, DSylva, C, Glatz, E, Hodgson, L, Lim, L, Ling, C, McIntosh, R, Morrison, J, Newton, A, Sanmugasundram, S, Smallwood, R, Zamir, E, Hunt, N, Jones, L, Koukouras, I, Williams, S, Merrill, PT, Carns, D, Richine, L, Voskuil-Marre, DL, Woo, K, Gaynes, B, Giannoulis, C, Hulvey, P, Kernbauer, E, Khan, HS, Levine, SJ, Toennessen, S, Tonner, E, Wang, RC, Aguado, H, Arceneaux, S, Duignan, K, Fish, GE, Hesse, N, Jaramillo, D, Mackens, M, Arnwine, J, Callanan, D, Cummings, K, Gray, K, Howden, S, Mutz, K, Sanchez, B, Ismetova, F, Prytherch, A, Seguin-Greenstein, S, Tomkins, O, Bar, A, Edwards, K, Joshi, L, Moraji, J, Samy, A, Stubbs, T, Taylor, S, Towler, H, Tronnberg, R, Holland, GN, Almanzor, RD, Castellanos, J, Hubschman, JP, Johiro, AK, Kukuyev, A, Levinson, RD, McCannel, CA, Ransome, SS, Gonzales, CR, Gupta, A, Kalyani, PS, Kapamajian, MA, Kappel, PJ, Arcinue, C, Chuang, J, Barteselli, G, Currie, G, Mendoza, V, Powell, D, Clark, T, Cochran, DE, Freeman, WR, Hedaya, J, Kemper, T, Kozak, I, Lemoine, JM, Loughran, ME, Magana, L, Mojana, F, Morrison, V, Nguyen, V, Oster, SF, Acharya, N, Clay, D, Lee, S, Lew, M, Margolis, TP, Stewart, J, Wong, IG, Brown, D, Khouri, CM, Goldstein, DA, Birnbaum, A, Degillio, A, Rosa, GDL, Ramirez, C, Simjanowski, E, Skelly, M, Castro-Malek, AL, Crooke, CE, Huntley, M, Nash, K, Niec, M, Pyatetsky, D, Ramirez, M, Rozenbajgier, Z, Tessler, HH, Davis, JL, Albini, TA, Chin, M, Castaño, D, Elizondo, A, Ho, M, Kovach, JL, Lin, RCS, Mandelcorn, E, Nguyen, JKD, Pacini, A, Pineda, S, Pinto, DA, Rebimbas, J, Stepien, KE, Teran, C, Elner, SG, Bernard, H, Fournier, L, Godsey, L, Goings, L, Hackel, R, Hesselgrave, M, Jayasundera, KT, Prusak, R, Titus, P, Bergeron, M, Blosser, R, Brown, R, Chrisman-Mcclure, C, Gothrup, JR, Saxe, SJ, Sizemore, D, Berger, J, Drossner, S, Dupont, JC, Maguire, AM, Petner, J, Engelhard, S, Hopkins, T, Lo, J, McCall, D, McRay, M, Salvo, R, Will, D, Xu, W, Windsor, E, Weeney, L, Pavan, PR, Albritton, K, Leto, J, Madow, B, Mayor, L, Pautler, SE, Saxon, W, Soto, J, Goldstein, B, Klukoff, A, Lambright, L, McDonald, K, Ortiz, M, Scymanky, S, Szalay, DD, Rao, N, Davis, T, Douglass, J, Linton, J, Padilla, M, Ramos, S, Rao, NA, Aguirre, A, Chong, L, Cisneros, L, Corona, E, Eliott, D, Fawzi, A, Garcia, J, Khurana, R, Lim, J, Mead, R, Tsai, JH, Vitale, A, Bernstein, PS, Carlstrom, B, Gilman, J, Hanseen, S, Morris, P, Ramirez, D, Wegner, K, Sheppard, JD, Anthony, B, Casper, A, Felix-Kent, L, Fernandez, J, Johnson, T, Scoper, SV, Cole, RD, Crawford, N, Franklin, L, Hamelin, K, Martin, J, Marx, R, Schultz, G, Webb, J, Yeager, P, Kim, RY, Benz, MS, Brown, DM, Chen, E, Fish, RH, Kegley, E, Shawver, L, Wong, TP, De La Garza, R, Friday, S, Rao, PK, Adcock, E, Apte, RS, Baladenski, A, Curtis, R, Gould, S, Hebden, A, Kambarian, J, Meyer, C, Pistorius, S, Quinn, M, Rathert, G, Blinder, KJ, Hartz, A, Light, P, Shah, GK, Vangelder, R, Kurinij, N, Prusakowski, N, Hubbard, L, Wittes, J, Barlow, WE, Hochberg, M, Lyon, AT, Palestine, AG, Simon, LS, Rosenbaum, JT, Smith, H, Acharya, NR, Boring, JA, Alexander, J, Friedman, DS, Adler, A, Burke, A, Katz, J, Reed, S, Ansari, H, Cohen, N, Modak, S, Ng, WP, Sugar, EA, Burke, AE, Drye, LT, Frick, K, Louis, TA, Shade, D, Pascual, K, Slutsky-Sanon, JS, Allen, A, Glomp, C, Hilal, Y, Nieves, MA, Stevens, M, Abreu, F, Casper, AS, Ewing, C, Hart, A, Lears, A, Li, S, Meinert, J, Morrison, V, Nowakowski, D, Reyes, G, Shade, DM, Smith, J, Steuernagle, K, Venugopal, V, Yu, T, Chen, P, Collins, K, Dodge, J, Frick, KD, Jackson, R, Jimenez, C, Landers, A, Livingston, H, Meinert, CL, Rayapudi, S, Shen, W, Shiflett, C, Smith, R, Tieman, A, Tonascia, JA, Zheng, R, Allan, J, Benz, WK, Domalpally, A, Johnson, KA, Myers, DJ, Won Pak, J, Reimers, JL, Chambers, G, Christianson, DJ, Fleischli, MA, Freund, J, Gama, V, Gangaputra, S, Glander, KE, Goulding, A, Hafford, D, Harris, SE, Hubbard, LD, Joyce, JM, Kruse, CN, Nagle, L, Padden-Lechten, GE, Pohlman, A, Remm, A, Shaw, RA, Sivesind, P, Thayer, D, Treichel, E, Warren, KJ, Watson, SM, Webster, MK, White, JK, Wilhelmson, T & Zhang, G 2015, American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol 160, no. 6, pp. 1133-1141.e9. DOI:

Comparison of spectral-domain and time-domain optical coherence tomography in the detection of neovascular age-related macular degeneration activity
Major, JC , Wykoff, CC, Mariani, AF, Chen, E, Croft, DE & Brown, DM 2014, Retina, vol 34, no. 1, pp. 48-54. DOI:

SAVE (super-dose anti-VEGF) trial: 2.0 mg ranibizumab for recalcitrant neovascular age-related macular degeneration: 1-year results
Wykoff, CC , Brown, DM , Chen, E , Major, JC, Croft, DE, Mariani, A & Wong, TP 2013, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina, vol 44, no. 2, pp. 121-126. DOI:

Super-dose anti-VEGF (SAVE) trial: 2.0 mg Intravitreal ranibizumab for recalcitrant neovascular macular degeneration-primary end point
Brown, DM , Chen, E, Mariani, A & Major, JC 2013, Ophthalmology, vol 120, no. 2, pp. 349-354. DOI:

Endophthalmitis after intravitreal injection: The importance of viridans streptococci
Chen, E, Lin, MY, Cox, J & Brown, DM 2011, Retina, vol 31, no. 8, pp. 1525-1533. DOI:

Use of nepafenac (Nevanac®)in combination with intravitreal anti-VEGF agents in the treatment of recalcitrant exudative macular degeneration requiring monthly injections
Chen, E, Benz, MS, Fish, RH, Brown, DM, Wong, TP, Kim, RY & Major, JC 2010, Clinical Ophthalmology, vol 4, no. 1, pp. 1249-1252. DOI:

Spectral domain optical coherence tomography as an effective screening test for hydroxychloroquine retinopathy (the "flying saucer" sign)
Chen, E , Brown, DM, Benz, MS, Fish, RH, Wong, TP, Kim, RY & Major, JC 2010, Clinical Ophthalmology, vol 4, no. 1, pp. 1151-1158. DOI:

Lucentis® using visudyne® study: Determining the threshold-dose fluence of verteporfin photodynamic therapy combined with intravitreal ranibizumab for exudative macular degeneration
Chen, E , Brown, DM , Wong, TP, Benz, MS, Kegley, E, Cox, J, Fish, RH & Kim, RY 2010, Clinical Ophthalmology, vol 4, no. 1, pp. 1073-1079. DOI:

Streptococcus mitis endophthalmitis presenting as frosted branch angiitis after intravitreal pegaptanib sodium injection
Chen, E, Ho, AC, Garg, SJ, Brown, GC & Kaiser, RS 2009, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging, vol 40, no. 2, pp. 192-194. DOI:

Relentless placoid chorioretinitis
Chen, E 2009, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging, vol 40, no. 1, pp. 87-88. DOI:

Acute visual acuity loss following intravitreal bevacizumab for diabetic macular edema
Chen, E, Hsu, J & Park, CH 2009, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging, vol 40, no. 1, pp. 68-70. DOI:

Hypotony after 25-gauge vitrectomy using oblique versus direct cannula insertions in fluid-filled eyes
Hsu, J, Chen, E, Gupta, O, Fineman, MS, Garg, SJ & Regillo, CD 2008, Retina, vol 28, no. 7, pp. 937-940. DOI:

Use of COX-2 inhibitors in patients with retinal venous occlusive disease
Recchia, FM, Chen, E, Li, C & Maguluri, S 2008, Retina, vol 28, no. 1, pp. 134-137. DOI:

25-Gauge transconjunctival sutureless vitrectomy
Chen, E 2007, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, vol 18, no. 3, pp. 188-193. DOI:

Intravitreal bevacizumab for refractory pigment epithelial detachment with occult choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration
Chen, E, Kaiser, RS & Vander, JF 2007, Retina, vol 27, no. 4, pp. 445-450. DOI: