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John D Gottsch, M.D.
Margaret C Mosher Professor of Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology
Expertise: Cornea/Anterior Segment Disease, Corneal Diseases, Corneal Ulcer, Ophthalmology
Research Interests: Inherited Ophthalmic Diseases; Fuchs Dystrophy
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The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Appointment Phone: 410-955-5490
600 N. Wolfe Street
Wilmer Eye Institute
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
John D. Gottsch, M.D., is the Margaret C. Mosher Professor of Ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute. Dr. Gottsch specializes in the management of hereditary corneal disorders such as Fuchs' dystrophy, the surgical treatment of cataract and complications of cataract surgery, and corneal transplantation surgery. His clinical practice involves the medical treatment of allergic eye diseases and severe corneal inflammation from rheumatoid and other related disorders, including Mooren''s ulcer. His research interests include determining the gene expression of the cornea and the genetic basis for hereditary corneal diseases such as Fuchs' dystrophy.
- Margaret C Mosher Professor of Ophthalmology
- Professor of Ophthalmology
Departments / Divisions
- Ophthalmology - Cornea and Anterior Segment
Centers & Institutes
- MD, University of South Alabama College of Medicine (1980)
- Baylor College of Medicine / Ophthalmology (1984)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Cornea and External Diseases (1985)
- American Board of Ophthalmology / Ophthalmology (1988)
Research & Publications