Eliot L. Berson, MD
|Director, Electroretinography and Retinal Degenerations Service|
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Weekdays (appointments involve a full day of testing)|
|Medical School||Harvard Medical School|
|Residency||Barnes and MacMillan Hospital (Ophthalmology)|
|Fellowship||National Institutes of Health|
|Teaching Affiliation||William F. Chatlos Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
Hereditary retinal degenerations including retinitis pigmentosa
Hereditary retinal degenerations
What would you like your patients to know about you?
Evaluates in consultation patients age 6 and over with hereditary retinal disease or suspected retinal disease on referral from the patient’s physician. Evaluation requires an entire day in the ERG (Electroretinography) Service.
Rio Frio T, McGee TL, Wade NM, Iseli C, Beckmann JS, Berson EL, Rivolta C. A single-base substitution within an intronic repetitive element causes dominant retinitis pigmentosa with reduced penetrance. Hum Mutat. 2009 Sep; 30(9): 1340-7.
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