Eric Chen, MD

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


Education & Training

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

Topographic Correspondence of Macular Atrophy With Choroidal Neovascularization in Ranibizumab-treated Eyes of the TREX-AMD Trial
Abdelfattah, NS, Hariri, AH, Al-Sheikh, M, Pitetta, S, Ebraheem, A, Wykoff, CC, Sadda, SVR, Wykoff, CC, Croft, DE, Brown, DM, Wang, R, Payne, JF, Clark, L, Abdelfattah, NS, Sadda, SVR, Benz, MS, Chen, E, Fish, RH, Johnson, DL, Kim, RY, Major, JC, OMalley, RE, Schefler, AC, Shah, AR, Vance, SK, Wells, JA, Wong, TP & TREX-AMD Study Group 2018, American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 192, pp. 84-90. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajo.2018.05.008

Panretinal Photocoagulation Versus Ranibizumab for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: Factors Associated with Vision and Edema Outcomes
Bressler, SB, Beaulieu, WT, Glassman, AR, Gross, JG, Melia, M, Chen, E, Pavlica, MR, Jampol, LM & Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network 2018, Ophthalmology. DOI: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2018.04.039

Macular Atrophy in Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration with Monthly versus Treat-and-Extend Ranibizumab: Findings from the TREX-AMD Trial
Abdelfattah, NS, Al-Sheikh, M, Pitetta, S, Mousa, A, Sadda, SVR, Wykoff, CC, Wykoff, CC, Croft, DE, Brown, DM, Wang, R, Payne, JF, Clark, L, Abdelfattah, NS, Sadda, SVR, Benz, MS, Chen, E, Fish, RH, Johnson, DL, Kim, RY, Major, JC, OMalley, RE, Schefler, AC, Shah, AR, Vance, SK, Wells, JA & Wong, TP 2017, Ophthalmology, vol. 124, no. 2, pp. 215-223. DOI: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2016.10.002

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: 10.1097/ICO.0000000000001233

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: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000001307

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: 10.1016/j.ajo.2016.02.028

Dissociations of the Fluocinolone Acetonide Implant: The Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial and Follow-up Study
Holbrook, JT, Sugar, EA, Burke, AE, Vitale, AT, Thorne, JE, Davis, JL, Jabs, DA, Jaffe, GJ, Branchaud, B, Hahn, P, Koreen, L, Lad, ENM, Lin, P, Martel, JN, (Shah) 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, Dunn, JP, Begum, H, Boring, J, Brotherson, KL, Burkholder, B, Butler, NJ, Cain, D, Kim, RY, Brown, DM, Chen, E, Fish, RH, Wong, TP & Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial Research Group 2016, American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 164, pp. 29-36. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajo.2015.12.028

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: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000000901

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: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-307707

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: 10.1016/j.ajo.2015.09.017

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: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e3182965743

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: 10.3928/23258160-20130313-04

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: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2012.08.008

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: 10.1097/IAE.0b013e318221594a

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: 10.2147/OPTH.S14092

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: 10.2147/OPTH.S14257

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: 10.2147/OPTH.S13969

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: 10.3928/15428877-20090301-06

Relentless placoid chorioretinitis
Chen, E 2009, Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 87-88. DOI: 10.3928/15428877-20090101-03

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: 10.3928/15428877-20090101-04