Ann-Marie Lobo, M.D.
|Specialties:||Immunology and Uveitis
Mass. Eye and Ear
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Tuesday afternoons, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
Mass. Eye and Ear, Longwood
800 Huntington Avenue
Boston , MA 02115
|Office Hours:||Thursdays, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Wednesday mornings|
|M.D.||Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center|
|Residency||Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
|Fellowship||Ocular Immunology and Uveitis, Mass. Eye and Ear|
|Teaching Affiliation||Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
After obtaining her medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Dr. Lobo completed her ophthalmology residency in the HMS Department of Ophthalmology before completing subspecialty training through an ocular immunology and uveitis fellowship at Mass. Eye and Ear.
As a clinician scientist, Dr. Lobo is determined to help develop better, more effective treatment options for her patients. To achieve this goal, she is the principal investigator in three large multi-center clinical trials on the use of adalimumab, an anti-inflammatory drug, in the treatment of non-infectious intermediate, posterior or panuveitis. She has also conducted research to investigate ocular syphilis in patients with HIV, the use of pulsed electromagnetic field therapy as an adjunctive treatment of anterior uveitis, and outcomes of juvenile idiopathic arthritis associated uveitis. She also has collaborated on a review of the drug delivery options for the treatment of ocular inflammation.
Uveitis/ocular inflammation, cataract surgery, comprehensive ophthalmology
Drug therapies and drug delivery for uveitis, ocular infections, JIA uveitis
Ocular syphilis among HIV-infected individuals. Li JZ, Tucker JD, Lobo AM, Marra CM, Davis BT, Papaliodis GN, Felsenstein D, Durand ML, Yawetz S, Robbins GK. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Aug 15; 51(4): 468-71.
Drug delivery options for the treatment of ocular inflammation. Lobo AM, Sobrin L, Papaliodis GN. Semin Ophthalmol. 2010 Sep-Nov; 25(5-6): 283-8.
Ocular syphilis among HIV-infected patients: a systematic analysis of the literature. Tucker JD, Li JZ, Robbins GK, Davis BT, Lobo AM, Kunkel J, Papaliodis GN, Durand ML, Felsenstein D. Sex Transm Infect. 2011 Feb; 87(1): 4-8.
Optic nerve involvement with panuveitis in Sweet syndrome. Lobo AM, Stacy R, Cestari D, Stone JH, Jakobiec FA, Sobrin L. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2011 Jun; 19(3):167-70.
Current diagnostic approaches to infectious anterior uveitis. Hunter RS, Lobo AM. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011 Fall; 51(4): 145-56.
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