David N. Zacks, M.D., Ph.D.

David N. Zacks, M.D., Ph.D.

Retina and Uveitis
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Specialty Interests

Diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous, including retinal detachments, diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, retinal vascular disease, ocular trauma, ocular inflammation, macular and submacular surgery, surgical management of complex retinal detachments

Kellogg Eye Center - Ann Arbor

Appointments and Clinical Services: 734-763-5874
Clinic Fax: 734-232-0865
Academic Office: 734-232-8404
Academic Office Fax: 734-232-8030

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Medical and Graduate School

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1996

Residency

Ophthalmology
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Harvard University, 2000

Fellowship

Vitreo-Retinal Surgery
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Harvard University, 2002

Research Focus

Mechanisms of retinal cell death during retinal diseases such as retinal detachments, age-related macular degeneration and ocular inflammatory disease; particular focus is on the role of apoptosis in the death of photoreceptor cells and the development of neuroprotective therapies for preservation of retinal elements during retinal disease

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