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About Eric D. Nudleman, MD, PhD
Eric D. Nudleman, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in adult and pediatric vitreoretinal diseases. As a retinal specialist, Dr. Nudleman's expertise includes surgical treatment for diseases affecting the vitreous and retina. These diseases include macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, retinal vein occlusion, retinal detachment, proliferative vitreoretinopathy, macular holes and epiretinal membrane. Dr. Nudleman also has a special interest in pediatric vitreoretinopathies, including advanced retinopathy of prematurity, familial exudative vitreoretinopathy, Coats' disease, persistent fetal vascular syndrome and intraocular trauma.
As an assistant professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at UC San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Nudleman instructs medical students, residents and fellows. His research focuses on developmental angiogenesis and identifying novel targets to treat retinal vascular diseases.
Dr. Nudleman has published numerous articles, and his work has appeared in Ophthalmology and RETINA, among others.
He completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan and a residency at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Nudleman earned his medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in New York and his doctoral degree at Stanford University. He is board certified in ophthalmology.
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- Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City, NY
- Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
- Washington University, School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
- William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
- American Board of Ophthalmology
Conditions and Treatments
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Epiretinal Membrane
- Macular Degeneration
- Macular Hole
- Advanced Retinopathy of Prematurity
- Eye Disorder (Coats Disease)
- Familial Exudative Vitreoretinopathy
- Intraocular Trauma
- Pediatric Vitreoretinopathies
- Persistent Fetal Vascular Syndrome
- Proliferative Vitreoretinopathies
- Retinal Detachment
- Retinal Vein Occlusion