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Andreas K. Lauer, M.D.

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  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Ophthalmology

Special focus

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Ophthalmology
  • Retina and Vitreous Disease
  • Retina Surgery

Locations and contact

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About me

Dr. Lauer is Chair for the Department of Ophthalmology and holds the Thiele-Petti Endowed Chair at OHSU-Casey Eye Institute. He specializes in the care of patients with medical and surgical diseases of the retina and vitreous.  He has served as ophthalmology residency program director, retina fellowship program director and head of the vitreoretinal division.  He has served as investigator in clinical trials in the areas of ocular gene therapy, age-related macular degeneration, inherited retinal diseases, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusions, and retinopathy of prematurity.  Dr. Lauer is recognized internationally as a leading ocular gene therapy surgeon.

Dr. Lauer completed his undergraduate training at the University of Rochester followed by medical school and internship at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.  He completed ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal fellowship training at OHSU-Casey Eye Institute.  Dr. Lauer serves as Vice-Chair for the American Board of Ophthalmology and former Chair of its Continuing of Certification program.  Dr. Lauer is Chair for the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Review Committee for Ophthalmology and is a member of the Association of University Professors in Ophthalmology Board of Trustees. 

Languages spoken

  • English

Education and training

    • B.A., 1988, University of Rochester
    • M.D., 1994, University of Oklahoma
  • Internship

    • University of Oklahoma, Internal Medicine, 1995
  • Residency

    • Ophthalmology, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, 1999
  • Fellowship

    • Retina and vitreous fellowship, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, 2001
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Ophthalmology
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Ratings and reviews

Overall: 4.8 out of 5 (235 Ratings, 113 Reviews)

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