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Jella An, M.D.

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  • Associate Professor (PAR) of Ophthalmology


Cataract Surgery, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) more

Research Interests

Micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS); Novel surgical interventions and drug delivery in glaucoma; Post-operative wound healing modulation; Medical student and resident mentorship more


The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 410-955-6052
600 N. Wolfe Street
Wilmer Eye Institute
Baltimore, MD 21287 map

Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute - Bethesda

Appointment Phone: 240-482-1100
6430 Rockledge Drive
Westmoreland Building, Suite 600
Bethesda, MD 20817 map


Jella An, M.D., M.B.A, is a board-certified ophthalmologist and a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist and eye surgeon at the Wilmer Eye Institute’s locations in Baltimore and Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. An primarily treats adult patients diagnosed with cataracts or glaucoma and specializes in micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS), as well as simple and complex types of cataracts surgery.

Dr. An completed a clinical fellowship in glaucoma and advanced anterior segment surgery at the University of Toronto. Her research efforts focus on the advancement of glaucoma treatments, including modulation of post-operative wound healing and improved long-term surgical outcomes. more


  • Associate Professor (PAR) of Ophthalmology

Departments / Divisions



  • M.D.; McGill University - Faculty of Medicine - Montreal - Quebec (Canada) (2009)
  • B.Sc.; McGill University (Canada) (2005)

Activities & Honors


  • Young Clinician Scientist Award, American Glaucoma Society, 2017
  • Mentoring for Advancement of Physician-Scientists (MAPS) Awards, American Glaucoma Society, 2017
  • Surgical Skills Graduation Award for Best Resident Surgeon, Department of Ophthalmology, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, 2014
  • Dr. Mark Cohen Prize in Ophthalmology, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, 2009
  • Medical Research Bursary, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, 2009
  • Canadian institutions of Health Research (CIHR) Health Professional Research Award, McGill University, 2006
  • Dean's Scholarship, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, 2005
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