Joseph F. Rizzo, III, M.D.
|Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Service|
Massachusetts Eye and Ear
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Wed.- Fri. 8:00 am - 5:00 p.m.|
|Board Certification:||Psychiatry and Neurology, Ophthalmology|
|Medical School||Louisiana State University|
|Residency||Neurology, Tufts New England Medical Center|
|Residency||Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine|
|Fellowship||Neuro-Ophthalmology, Mass. Eye and Ear|
|Teaching Affiliation||David G. Cogan Professor of Ophthalmology in the Field of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School|
Optic nerve disease, pseudotumor cerebri, giant cell arteritis, unexplained visual problems
Development of a retinal prosthesis to restore vision to blind patients; clinical research on several varieties of optic nerve and retinal disease; giant cell arteritis; pseudotumor cerebri
Jensen RJ, Rizzo JF 3rd. Activation of retinal ganglion cells in wild-type and rd1 mice through electrical stimulation of the retinal neural network. Vision Res. 2008 Jun; 48(14): 1562-8.
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