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Ingrid E Zimmer-Galler, M.D.
Executive Clinical Director, Office of Telemedicine
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Languages: English, German
Expertise: Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Medical Diseases of the Retina, Ophthalmology, Retinal Detachment
Research Interests: Telemedicine; Diabetic retinopathy; Age-related macular degeneration
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Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute - Frederick
Appointment Phone: 301-620-9268
87 Thomas Johnson Drive
Frederick, MD 21702 map
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 N. Wolfe Street
Wilmer Eye Institute
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Ingrid Zimmer-Galler, M.D., is an associate professor of ophthalmology at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute and is the medical director of its Frederick location. Dr. Zimmer-Galler is also the Executive Clinical Director of the Johns Hopkins Office of Telemedicine. She specializes in retinal vascular diseases and vitreoretinal surgery and has led many initiatives in telemedicine involving retinal diseases.
Dr. Zimmer-Galler received her medical degree from Tulane University and completed her residency in ophthalmology at the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine. She then completed a retina fellowship at the Wilmer Eye Institute before joining the faculty in 1996.
- Executive Clinical Director, Office of Telemedicine
- Chief, Wilmer Eye Institute – Frederick
- Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Centers & Institutes
- MD, Tulane University School of Medicine (1989)
- Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education / Ophthalmology (1993)
- American Board of Ophthalmology / Ophthalmology (1994)
Research & Publications
Activities & Honors
- Aerospace Medical Association
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Medical Association
- Civil Aviation Medical Association, Board of Trustees
- Flying Physicians Association