• Specialties

    Childhood and adult strabismus, pediatric cataract, retinoblastoma, and retinopathy of prematurity

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Stephen P Christiansen, MD, is the Chief of Ophthalmology at Boston Medical Center and the Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Christiansen is an expert in pediatric ophthalmologygy, adult and childhood strabismus, pediatric cataract, pediatric glaucoma, and tearing. His work has been recognized by ophthalmic organizations around the word, and he has served in numerous leadership roles on the American Board of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and the American Orthoptic Journal. Dr. Christiansen is also an extensive researcher focused on childhood and adult strabismus, pediatric cataract, retinoblastoma, and retinopathy of prematurity.
  • Administrative Title

    Chief, Department of Ophthalmology; Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Education

    Medical College of Wisconsin, 1982
  • Residency

    Ophthalmology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine and 1987-1990; Ophthalmology, University of Miami/Jackson Health System/Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, 1990-1991
  • Board Certifications

    Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Special Interests

    Childhood and adult strabismus, pediatric cataract, retinoblastoma, and retinopathy of prematurity
  • Research

    Strabismus, pediatric cataract, retinoblastoma, and retinopathy of prematurity

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Boston University

Boston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

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