Myron Yanoff MDProfessor and Chair Emeritus, Department of Ophthalmology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dr. Myron Yanoff received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in Philadelphia. He completed residency training in both pathology and ophthalmology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, followed by a fellowship in ophthalmic pathology at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology in Washington, DC. He also undertook a retinal fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Yanoff is Chair Emeritus of the Department of Ophthalmology at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. Formerly, he was Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology of the University of Pennsylvania and Director of the Scheie Eye Institute.
Board-certified in both ophthalmology and pathology, Dr. Yanoff has published over 190 scientific articles and authored, coauthored, or edited over 45 textbooks in the field of ophthalmology and ocular pathology. In 1988, he received one of the highest honors in American science—the Senior Distinguished U.S. Scientist Award (Humboldt Research Award).
Professor and Chair Emeritus of the Department of Ophthalmology at Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
BA University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Residency (pathology): Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Residency (ophthalmology): Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Fellowship (ophthalmic pathology): Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC
Fellowship (retina service): Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
DisclosuresDr. Yanoff has no disclosures to report.
Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:
- Accuracy of Intraocular Lens Calculation Formulas
- An Analysis of Medicare Reimbursement to Ophthalmologists: Years 2012 to 2013
- Cataract Surgery Outcomes and Complications in Retinal Dystrophy Patients
- Large Disparities in Receipt of Glaucoma Care Between Enrollees in Medicaid and Those With Commercial Health Insurance
- Binocular Measures of Visual Acuity and Visual Field vs Binocular Approximations
- Quality of Life and Functional Vision in Children With Glaucoma
- Fellow Eye Deficits in Amblyopia
- Risk for Low Visual Acuity in Neovascular AMD After 1 or 2 Years of Anti-VEGF Treatment
- Automated Diabetic Retinopathy Image Assessment Software: Diagnostic Accuracy and Cost-Effectiveness Compared With Human Graders
- Risk Factors for Retinal Artery Occlusion in Cardiac Surgery