Ambika S. Hoguet, M.D.





Board Certification

  • Ophthalmology

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Stoneham, MA 02180
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As a full-time member of the Mass. Eye and Ear Glaucoma Service, Dr. Hoguet specializes in the diagnosis and management of primary and secondary glaucoma in adults and children. A top-notch surgeon, she focuses on complicated glaucoma surgery and pediatric glaucoma, as well as cataract treatment and surgery in glaucoma patients.

After graduating from Stanford University with election into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Dr. Hoguet obtained her MD from Duke University. Subsequently, she completed her ophthalmology residency at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, where she was appointed Chief Resident in Ophthalmology. Her clinical, surgical, and research interests in glaucoma and cataracts led her to pursue a glaucoma fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida.

In addition to studying the diagnosis, classification, and categorization of childhood glaucoma, Dr. Hoguet conducts research on surgical innovations and techniques of glaucoma surgery, focusing on tube shunt surgery. Awarded numerous honors for her research, Dr. Hoguet has received a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Training Fellowship, a National Eye Institute Travel Grant for the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting, and the Louis J. Girard Award for excellence in research during residency. She is a professional member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society, and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.

Clinical Interests

Glaucoma, cataracts

Research Interests

Glaucoma surgery, surgical innovations, pediatric glaucoma


For a full publication list, please see her CV.

A review of key findings from recent multicenter randomized clinical trials involving tube shunts. Hoguet A, Gedde S. Glaucoma Today. 2014 April.

Review of Using multiple trabecular micro-bypass stents in cataract patients to treat open-angle glaucoma. Hoguet A, Sullivan T, Rosenberg K, Chang P, Sidoti P. Eyeworld. 2012 Nov.

Serious ocular complications of cosmetic iris implants in 14 eyes. Hoguet A, Ritterband D, Koplin R, Wu E, Raviv T, Aljian J, Seedor J. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2012;38(3):387-93.

Fine mapping of the GLC1K juvenile primary open-angle glaucoma locus and exclusion of candidate genes. Sud A, Del Bono E, Haines J, Wiggs J. Mol Vis. 2008;14:1319-26.

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  • Psychology, Stanford University, BA
  • Duke University School of Medicine, M.D.


  • Ophthalmology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York Medical College


  • Glaucoma, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine