Prethy Rao, MD, MPH

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Long-Term Use of Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Begaj, T, Jeong, D, Park, JG, Runner, MM, Capone, A, Dass, AB, Drenser, KA, Faia, LJ, Farley, ND, Garretson, BR, Hassan, TS, Mahmoud, TH, Margherio, A, Raphaelian, PV, Randhawa, S, Ruby, AJ, Sneed, S, Rao, P, Wolfe, JD & Williams, GA 2024, , Retina, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 222-229. https://doi.org/10.1097/IAE.0000000000003961

Outcomes in Retinal Detachment Repair and Laser Prophylaxis for Syndromes with Optically Empty Vitreous
Taylor, K, Su, M, Richards, Z, Mamawalla, M, Rao, P & Chang, E 2023, , Ophthalmology Retina, vol. 7, no. 10, pp. 848-856. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oret.2023.06.012

Rali, AS, Bavinger, JC, Rao, P & Hubbard, GB 2023, , Retinal Cases and Brief Reports, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 471-473. https://doi.org/10.1097/ICB.0000000000001221

Shedding light on the rate and timing of cataract extractions for pediatric patients after vitrectomy
Rao, P, Chang, E & Hubbard, GB 2023, , Retina Today, vol. 2023, no. April, pp. 17-18.

Variation in Perioperative Care Practices among Vitreoretinal Surgeons in the United States
Finn, AP, Talcott, KE, Han, J, Ali, FS & Rao, P 2022, , Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina, vol. 53, no. 12, pp. 681-690. https://doi.org/10.3928/23258160-20221117-01

Nanovitreoretinal Subretinal Gateway Device to Displace Submacular Hemorrhage: Access to the Subretinal Space Without Vitrectomy
Wood, EH, Rao, P, Mahmoud, TH & Williams, GA 2022, , Retina, vol. 42, no. 11, pp. 2225-2228. https://doi.org/10.1097/IAE.0000000000002669

Clinical characteristics and ophthalmic management of a rare disease cohort of patients with trisomy 13
Varrone, E, Lenhart, P, Rao, P & Weil, N 2022, , Journal of AAPOS, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 207-210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2022.04.003

Risk Factors for Retinal Detachment in Acute Retinal Necrosis
Bavinger, JC, Anthony, CL, Lindeke-Myers, AT, Lynch, S, Xu, LT, Barnett, J, Levine, D, Patel, P, Shah, R, Jain, N, Rao, P, Hendrick, A, Cribbs, BE, Yan, J, Hubbard, GB, Shantha, JG, OKeefe, GD & Yeh, S 2022, , Ophthalmology Retina, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 478-483. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oret.2022.01.016

Application of the Postnatal Growth and Retinopathy of Prematurity (G-ROP) criteria at a tertiary referral hospital
Chinwuba, I, Hubbard, GB, Rao, P, Weil, N & Hutchinson, AK 2022, , Journal of AAPOS, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 66.e1-66.e4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2021.08.309

Etiology, Treatment Patterns, and Outcomes for Choroidal Neovascularization in the Pediatric Population: An Intelligent Research in Sight (IRIS®) Registry Study
Finn, AP, Fujino, D, Lum, F & Rao, P 2022, , Ophthalmology Retina, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 130-138. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oret.2021.05.015

Low- and Very Low-Dose Bevacizumab for Retinopathy of Prematurity: Reactivations, Additional Treatments, and 12-Month Outcomes
Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group 2022, , Ophthalmology, vol. 129, no. 10, pp. 1120-1128. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2022.05.019

Management of Type 2 Retinopathy of Prematurity or Less in Infants Aged 45 Weeks Postmenstrual Age or Older
Wood, EH, Ji, MH, Rao, P, Lertjirachai, I, Nguyen, L, Sbrocca, RV, Shah, N & Drenser, KA 2021, , Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina, vol. 52, no. 12, pp. 636-641. https://doi.org/10.3928/23258160-20211031-02

Xu, LT, Levine, DA, Hutchinson, AK, Rao, P & Hubbard, GB 2021, , Retina, vol. 41, no. 11, pp. 2269-2277. https://doi.org/10.1097/IAE.0000000000003249

Three ways to tackle tough macular holes
Meizner, D, Lee, J & Rao, P 2021, , Retina Today, vol. 2021, no. October, pp. 30-32.

Outcomes of Infectious Endophthalmitis in Patients with Systemic Antibiotic Allergies to Penicillins, Cephalosporins, or Vancomycin
Meyer, BI, Berry, DE, Cribbs, BE, Hendrick, A, Jain, N, Hubbard, GB, OKeefe, G, Patel, PS, Shantha, JG, Yan, J, Yeh, S & Rao, P 2021, , Ophthalmology Retina, vol. 5, no. 9, pp. 901-909. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oret.2020.11.015

Adult retinopathy of prematurity: Treatment implications, long term sequelae, and management
Chang, E & Rao, P 2021, , Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 489-493. https://doi.org/10.1097/ICU.0000000000000787

Atypical late-onset exudative retinal detachment in a treatment-Naïve infant with retinopathy of prematurity
Schaffer, LR, Baker Hubbard, G, Mukkamala, K & Rao, P 2021, , Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina, vol. 52, no. 7, pp. 403-406. https://doi.org/10.3928/23258160-20210628-09

Very late-onset reactivation of retinopathy of prematurity post anti-VEGF bevacizumab treatment for type 1 ROP: a case report
Taylor, K, Ghergherehchi, L, Rao, P, Harper, CA & Chang, E 2021, , Journal of AAPOS, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 180-184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2021.02.004

Moysidis, SN, Koulisis, N, Rao, P, Govindaraju, VK, Gamsky, S, Mahmoud, TH, Randhawa, S, Faia, LJ, Wolfe, JD, Drenser, KA, Ruby, AJ, Garretson, BR, Hassan, TS, Williams, GA, Trese, MT & Capone, A 2021, , Retina, vol. 41, no. 3, pp. 480-486. https://doi.org/10.1097/IAE.0000000000002981

Reoperation Rates of Patients Undergoing Primary Noncomplex Retinal Detachment Surgery in a Cohort of the IRIS Registry
Rao, P, Kaiser, R, Lum, F, Atchison, E, Parke, DW & Williams, GA 2021, , American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 222, pp. 69-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2020.08.027