Demetrios Vavvas, M.D., Ph.D.
|Co-Director Ocular Regenerative Medical Institute|
Macular Degeneration Unit
Mass. Eye and Ear
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
Mass. Eye and Ear, East Bridgewater
400 North Bedford Street
East Bridgewater, MA 02333
|Office Hours:||Please call the East Bridgewater office.|
|Graduate School||Boston University School of Medicine, Dept. of Physiology|
|MD||Boston University School of Medicine|
|Residency||Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology Residency Training Program|
|Fellowship||Vitreoretinal Surgery, Mass. Eye and Ear|
|Teaching Affiliation||Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
Demetrios Vavvas, M.D., Ph.D., is a full-time clinician scientist in the Retina Service of Mass. Eye and Ear, an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology with Harvard Medical School, a Principal Investigator in the Angiogenesis Laboratory and the Joan W. Miller Scholar in Retina.
AMD (macular degeneration), diabetic retinopathy, oncology
Neuroprotection, melanoma, angiogenesis, retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), diabetes
Roh MI, Murakami Y, Thanos A, Vavvas DG, Miller JW. Edaravone, an ROS scavenger, ameliorates photoreceptor cell death after experimental retinal detachment. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2011 May; 52(6): 3825-31.