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Christina J. Flaxel M.D.

  • (503) 494-7891
    • Professor of Ophthalmology School of Medicine
    • Bula Buck Arveson and Charles C. Arveson Professor of Macular Degeneration Research

Education

  • M.D., Oregon Health and Science University, Portland Oregon 1988
  • Residency:

    • Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University, 1993
  • Fellowship:

    • Retina, West Virginia University
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Ophthalmology

Publications

  • "Sensitivity and Specificity of OCT Angiography to Detect Choroidal Neovascularization." Kidney International Reports In: , Vol. 2, No. 4, 01.07.2017, p. 294-303.
  • "Automated boundary detection of the optic disc and layer segmentation of the peripapillary retina in volumetric structural and angiographic optical coherence tomography." Biomedical Optics Express  In: , Vol. 8, No. 3, #282471, 01.03.2017, p. 1306-1318.
  • "Retinal and Ophthalmic Artery Occlusions Preferred Practice Pattern®." Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 124, No. 2, 01.02.2017, p. P120-P143.
  • "Visualization of 3 distinct retinal plexuses by projection-resolved optical coherence tomography angiography in diabetic retinopathy." JAMA Ophthalmology  In: , Vol. 134, No. 12, 01.12.2016, p. 1411-1419.
  • "Optical coherence tomographic angiography of choroidal neovascularization ill-defined with fluorescein angiography." British Journal of Ophthalmology In: , 01.12.2016.
  • "Macular Effects of Silicone Oil Tamponade : Optical Coherence Tomography Findings During and After Silicone Oil Removal." Current Eye Research In: , 14.07.2016, p. 1-6.
  • "Quantification of choroidal neovascularization vessel length using optical coherence tomography angiography." Journal of Biomedical Optics  In: , Vol. 21, No. 7, 076010, 01.07.2016.
  • "Long-term surgical outcomes of retinal detachment associated with acute retinal necrosis." Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina In: , Vol. 47, No. 7, 01.07.2016, p. 660-664.
  • "Automated quantification of capillary nonperfusion using optical coherence tomography angiography in diabetic retinopathy." JAMA Ophthalmology  In: , Vol. 134, No. 4, 01.04.2016, p. 367-373.
  • "Persistent macular thickening after ranibizumab treatment for diabetic macular edema with vision impairment." JAMA Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 134, No. 3, 01.03.2016, p. 278-285.
  • "LONGITUDINAL QUANTITATIVE EVALUATION OF PHOTORECEPTOR VOLUME FOLLOWING REPAIR OF MACULA-OFF RETINAL DETACHMENT." Retina In: , 27.01.2016.
  • "Idiopathic Epiretinal Membrane and Vitreomacular Traction." Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 123, No. 1, 01.01.2016, p. P152-P181.
  • "Retinal Vein Occlusions." Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 123, No. 1, 01.01.2016, p. P182-P208.
  • "MACULAR HOLES, VITELLIFORM LESIONS, and MIDPERIPHERAL RETINOSCHISIS in ALPORT SYNDROME." Retinal Cases and Brief Reports In: , Vol. 10, No. 2, 2016, p. 109-111.
  • "Detection of nonexudative choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration with optical coherence tomography angiography." Retina In: , Vol. 35, No. 11, 27.10.2015, p. 2204-2211.
  • "Optical coherence tomography angiography features of diabetic retinopathy." Retina  In: , Vol. 35, No. 11, 27.10.2015, p. 2371-2376.
  • "Subretinal Hyperreflective Material in the Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials." Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 122, No. 9, 01.09.2015, p. 1846-1853.
  • "Peripheral vascular leakage in uveitis : Clinical and angiographic findings." Ophthalmology  In: , Vol. 122, No. 6, 01.06.2015, p. 1269-1270.
  • "Vitreoretinal surgery in uveitis." International Ophthalmology Clinics In: , Vol. 55, No. 2, 09.04.2015, p. 67-79.
  • "Retinal detachment associated with ocular toxoplasmosis." Retina In: , Vol. 35, No. 2, 06.02.2015, p. 358-363.
  • "Intravitreal ranibizumab for diabetic macular edema with prompt versus deferred laser treatment : 5-year randomized trial results." Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 122, No. 2, 01.02.2015, p. 375-381.
  • "Reply." Retina In: , Vol. 35, No. 7, 2015, p. e33-e34.
  • "Spectral-domain optical coherence tomography and fundus autofluorescence evaluation of torpedo maculopathy." Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus In: , Vol. 52 Online, 2015, p. e8-e10.
  • "Polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy in white patients." Retina  In: , Vol. 34, No. 11, 12.11.2014, p. 2185-2191.
  • "Combination systemic and intravitreal antiviral therapy in the management of acute retinal necrosis syndrome." Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina In: , Vol. 45, No. 5, 01.09.2014, p. 399-407.
  • "Collaborative retrospective macula society study of photodynamic therapy for chronic central serous chorioretinopathy." Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 121, No. 5, 2014, p. 1073-1078.
  • "Acquired drusenoid deposits on infrared imaging as a sign of vitreoretinal lymphoma." Ocular Immunology and Inflammation  In: , Vol. 22, No. 2, 2014, p. 161-163.
  • "Quantitative optical coherence tomography angiography of choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration." Ophthalmology  In: , Vol. 121, No. 7, 2014, p. 1435-1444.
  • "Uveitis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected persons with CD4+ T-lymphocyte count over 200 cells/mL." Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 42, No. 2, 2014, p. 118-125.
  • "Sustained visual acuity loss in the comparison of age-related macular degeneration treatments trials." JAMA Ophthalmology In: , Vol. 132, No. 8, 2014, p. 915-921.

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