Fasika A. Woreta MD, MPHAssistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Residency Program Director, and Director, Eye Trauma Center, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Fasika A. Woreta, MD, is an assistant professor of ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute. She specializes in cataract, corneal and external eye diseases, and ocular trauma. Her research interests include ocular trauma, medical education, and quality improvement in healthcare delivery.
Dr. Woreta received her MD degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and her MPH degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Following an internship in internal medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, she completed her residency in ophthalmology at the Wilmer Eye Institute. She then completed a fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery at the Bascom-Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami and a Accident and Emergency and Cataract fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London, UK. Dr. Woreta returned to Wilmer to join the faculty as Assistant Chief of Service and Assistant Director of Eye Trauma Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital from July 2013 through June 2014, prior to her appointment as an assistant professor. She is currently Director of the Eye Trauma Center and Residency Program Director at Wilmer Eye Institute.