Miguel A Materin MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science; Director of Ophthalmic Oncology

Research Interests

Role of cytogenetics in ocular oncology for diagnosis and prognosis; Improving diagnostic and treatment methods for eye tumors


Selected Publications

  • Role of cytogenetics in management of uveal melanoma. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008 March: vol 126 (3): 416-419. Shields JA, Shields CL, Materin MA, Sato T, Ganguly A.
  • Optical coherence tomography of optic disk melanocytoma in 15 cases. Retina. 28:441-446, 2008. Shields CL, Perez B, Benavides R, Materin MA, Shields JA.
  • Optical coherence tomography of choroidal osteoma in 22 cases: evidence for photoreceptor atrophy over the decalcified portion of the tumor. Ophthalmology. 2007 Dec114(12):e53-8. Shields CL, Perez B, Materin MA, Mehta S, Shields JA.
  • Small Choroidal Melanoma with Chromosome 3 Monosomy in Fine Leedle Aspiration Biopsy (AAO Poster, 2007).
  • Autofluorescence of orange pigment overlying small choroidal melanoma. Retina. 2007 Oct27(8):1107-11. Shields CL, Bianciotto C, Pirondini C, Materin MA, Harmon SA, Shields JA.

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