Michael K. Yoon, M.D.

Harvard Medical School

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology

Massachusetts Eye and Ear

Assistant Scientist

Research Summary

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Research Summary

Dr. Yoon is interested in researching the clinical aspects of ophthalmic plastic surgery, especially orbital infections, orbital imaging, and digital image analysis. In collaboration with Otolaryngology, he is analyzing fungal orbital infections, including their risk factors, current treatment algorithms, and outcomes based on risk factors. He also is validating automated facial measurement software through a comparison of clinical measurements and various camera setups. Finally, Dr. Yoon is using software to quantify volumes of the orbit and paranasal sinuses in various conditions, such as the silent sinus syndrome.