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Ian Pitha, MD PhD

Assistant of Ophthalmology

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410-955-6052

Main Location

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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Titles

  • Assistant of Ophthalmology

Centers & Institutes

  • Wilmer Eye Institute Research

Expertise

Glaucoma, Ophthalmology

Research Interests

Developing glaucoma medicines that eliminate the need for daily eye drops

Biography

Dr. Pitha is an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute. He specializes in glaucoma. His research focuses on developing glaucoma medicines that eliminate the need for daily eye drops.

He received his M.D. and Ph.D. (pharmacology and toxicology) from Dartmouth Medical School, where he also completed a post-doctoral research fellowship, studying retinal degeneration. He then completed an internship in internal medicine at the University of Maryland and his residency in ophthalmology and chief resident year at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Pitha completed a clinical glaucoma fellowship at the Wilmer Eye Institute prior to joining the faculty.

Languages

  • English
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  • Education +

    Training

    • Dartmouth Medical School - Registrar's Office 7090 (Lebanon NH) (2007)

    Residencies

    • Washington University School of Medicine (St Louis MO) (2013)
    • Barnes - Jewish Hospital / Ophthalmology (St Louis MO) (2012)
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    Meet Dr. Pitha

    Ophthalmologist Ian Pitha specializes in glaucoma. Visit http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/wilmer/glaucoma_center_excellence/index.html

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    Locations

    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Hospital Main Entrance - Sheikh Zayed Tower
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Appointment Phone: 410-955-6052
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    Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute - Green Spring Station
    10753 Falls Road
    Pavilion II
    Baltimore, MD 21093
    Phone: 410-583-2802
    Appointment Phone: 410-583-2802
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    Department/Division

    • Ophthalmology - Glaucoma

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