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.