Deborah Pavan Langston, M.D., FACS
|Specialty:||Cornea and External Diseases|
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Check with Office|
|Medical School||Cornell University Medical College|
|Residency||Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology Residency Training Program|
|Fellowship||Harvard Medical School, Mass. Eye and Ear (Cornea and External Diseases)|
|Teaching Affiliation||Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
Dr. Langston recounted her experience in training as a physician and cornea specialist in the 2008 Mariana Mead Lecture at Mass. Eye and Ear.
Dr. Langston is affiliated with the following professional organizations: American Academy of Ophthalmology, New England Ophthalmological Society, American Medical Women’s Association, Massachusetts Medical Society, Castroviejo Corneal Society (charter member) / Cornea Society, Ocular Microbiology and Immunology Group, American Academy of Ophthalmology, and American College of Surgeons
Clinical and Research Interests
Cornea and external disease (anterior segment), viral infections of the eye (Herpes simplex - cold sore virus; Herpes zoster - shingles; zoster pain management), Keratoprosthesis implantation in Herpes simplex and zoster, and neurotrophic keratopathy.
Simon A, Pavan-Langston D. Long-term oral acyclovir: Effect on recurrent infectious herpes simplex keratitis in grafted and non-grafted patients. Ophthalmology. 1996; 103: 1399-1405.