Diabetic Retinopathy, Epiretinal Membranes, Macular Degeneration, Age-Related, Macular Disorders, Macular Holes, Ophthalmology, Retinal Detachment, Retinal Vein Occlusion
Macular holes; Diabetic Retinopathy; Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Sharon D. Solomon, M.D., is the Katharine M. Graham Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute. A retina specialist and board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Solomon's clinical expertise includes medical and surgical treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, epiretinal membranes, macular holes, and retinal tears and detachment. Dr. Solomon has a large national and international referral practice at Wilmer.
Dr. Solomon's primary research focus is on age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. She has served as principal investigator at Wilmer on a number of NIH-sponsored clinical trials through the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network (DRCRN). As a co-investigator for the Wilmer Photograph Reading Center, Dr. Solomon has participated in the Submacular Surgery Trials for age-related macular degeneration. She has numerous publications from her clinical trials involvement.
Dr. Solomon received her medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, where she also completed her residency in ophthalmology. She completed a retina fellowship at the Wilmer Eye Institute prior to joining the faculty.