At Casey Eye Institute, our neuro-ophthalmologists are constantly investigating how the eye and the brain function together and looking into the problems that can occur between the two.

Below is a list of our doctors' research interests and some of their current projects.

Research interests

  • Ischemic optic neuropathy
  • Stroke and the eye
  • Retinal artery occlusion
  • Pseudotumor cerebri
  • Optic nerve hypoplasia

Current projects

  • Intra-arterial thrombolysis and retinal artery occlusion
  • Relation of retinal emboli to acute stroke
  • Neuro-ophthalmic abnormalities in idiopathic stroke
  • Sinus thrombosis and pseudotumor cerebri
  • Stroke and ischemic optic neuropathy
  • Epilepsy and optic nerve hypoplasia