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David L. Guyton, M.D.
David L Guyton, M.D.
Zanvyl Krieger Professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology
Expertise: Amblyopia, Biomedical Engineering, Double Vision, Ophthalmic Optics, Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Refractive Errors, Strabismus, Surgery
Research Interests: Strabismus surgical techniques, especially adjustable sutures in children and adults; Novel instruments for screening for strabismus, amblyopia, and refractive errors; Ophthalmic instrumentation; Novel techniques for the treatment of amblyopia and defects of binocular function; Ophthalmic optics; Causes and mechanisms of changes of strabismus over time, especially cyclovertical strabismus; Novel instruments for screening for neurologic dysfunction; Feedback techniques to treat blink deficiency ...read more
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Appointment Phone: 410-955-8314
600 N. Wolfe Street
Wilmer Eye Institute
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David L. Guyton, M.D., is the Zanvyl Krieger Professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology. He is internationally known for his contributions, inventions and teaching in the fields of ophthalmic optics, clinical refraction, potential acuity testing and ocular motility. His clinical practice in strabismus is heavily surgical, both pediatric and adult, with emphasis on re-operations and cyclovertical surgery, using adjustable sutures. Dr. Guyton is currently developing automated instruments for the vision screening of infants and children.
- Zanvyl Krieger Professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology
- The Zanvyl Krieger Children's Eye Center at the Wilmer Institute
- Professor of Ophthalmology
Departments / Divisions
- Ophthalmology - Strabismus and Pediatric Ophthalmology
- MD, Harvard Medical School (1969)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Ophthalmology (1976)
- Baylor College of Medicine (1977)
- American Board of Ophthalmology / Ophthalmology (1977)
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