Skip Navigation

Find a Doctor

Find a Researcher

Researchers

Ian Pitha, M.D., Ph.D.

Photo of Dr. Ian Pitha, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Male

Expertise

Comprehensive Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Glaucoma Surgery, Ophthalmology

Research Interests

Developing glaucoma medicines that eliminate the need for daily eye drops

Request an Appointment

Insurance Information

Maryland

410-955-6052
Request Appointment

Outside of Maryland

410-464-6641
Request Appointment

International Patients

+1-410-502-7683
Request Appointment

Locations

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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

Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station

Appointment Phone: 410-583-2802
10753 Falls Road
Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute, Pavilion II
Lutherville, MD 21093 map
Phone: 410-583-2802

Background

Dr. Pitha is an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute. He specializes in glaucoma. His research focuses on developing glaucoma medicines that eliminate the need for daily eye drops.

He received his M.D. and Ph.D. (pharmacology and toxicology) from Dartmouth Medical School, where he also completed a post-doctoral research fellowship, studying retinal degeneration. He then completed an internship in internal medicine at the University of Maryland and his residency in ophthalmology and chief resident year at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Pitha completed a clinical glaucoma fellowship at the Wilmer Eye Institute prior to joining the faculty.

...read more

Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

Departments / Divisions

Centers & Institutes

Education

Degrees

  • MD PhD, Dartmouth Medical School (2007)

Residencies

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital / Ophthalmology (2012)
  • Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis (2013)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology / Ophthalmology (2014)

Research & Publications

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on the national CG-CAHPS Medical Practice patient experience survey through Press Ganey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Comments are also gathered from our CG-CAHPS Medical Practice Survey through Press Ganey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

  • ...Loading ratings...
  • ... 
  • ... 
  • ... 
  • ... 
  • ... 

Comments

Loading...
Is this you? Edit Profile
back to top button