Kim Jiramongkolchai, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology in the Retina Division at the Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Medicine. Dr. Jiramongkolchai is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and has subspecialty training in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery and pediatric ophthalmology. Her expertise includes medical and surgical management of diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular occlusions, macular holes, age-related macular degeneration, retinal detachment, and pediatric retinal diseases.
Dr. Jiramongkolchai is currently the principal investigator of a study at Wilmer, investigating biomarkers predictive of the development of retinopathy of prematurity. Her research interests include the application of novel imaging modalities for early diagnosis and treatment of retinal diseases and the identification of biomarkers of pediatric retinal diseases. She is the recipient of a Career Starter Grant from the Knights Templar Foundation, Heed Research Fellowship Award, K. Alexander Dastgheib Eye Surgery Award, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Training Fellowship.