At St Erik's Eye Hospital many of our employees do research. Meet some some of them.
Professor and Consultant Anders Kvanta’s research has paved the way for treatment of sight-threatening diseases, such as the wet form of macular degeneration.
Associate Professor and Senior Consultant Enping Chen is investigating how new diagnostic methods and advanced intraocular pressure measurement can help patients.
Ophtalmologist and postdoc Hammurabi Bartuma's research aims to halt or even reverse macular damage in age related macular degeneration, for which there is currently no treatment.
Head of Molecular and Cellular Research Helder André studies the molecular mechanisms that cause oxygen deficiency in eye tissue, which may result in diseases.
Kristina Teär Fahnehjelm, Senior Consultant and Associate Professor, researches optic nerve abnormalities, microphthalmic eyes, and different ocular changes linked to congenital metabolic diseases.
Orthoptist and researcher Monica Olsson has evaluated a method called Ocular Motor Score (OMS) used to identify oculomotor problems in children with neurological impairments.
The research group of Assistant Professor Pete Williams is using the latest technology to develop early interventions to treat glaucoma by targeting cells in the optic nerve.
Associate Professor and Optometrist Tony Pansell is investigating what eye movements and visual function can tell us about the brain.