Esen Akpek, MD

Esen Akpek, MD

Ophthalmology Baltimore, MD

Professor of Ophthalmology, Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Bendann Family Professor of Ophthalmology, Director of Ocular Surface Disease and Dry Eye Clinic


Office Address

  • 600 N Wolfe St
    Woods 375
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: (410) 955-7927
    Fax: (410) 614-9172

Esen Akpek, MD

Ophthalmology Baltimore, MD

Professor of Ophthalmology, Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Bendann Family Professor of Ophthalmology, Director of Ocular Surface Disease and Dry Eye Clinic

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Ophthalmology: General Ophthalmology, Anterior Segment Related, Cornea & External Disease
  • Clinical Interests: Cornea; Immunosuppressive Agents; Treatment Outcome; Follow-Up Studies; Retrospective Studies; Topical Administration; Differential Diagnosis; Dry Eye Syndromes

Education & Medical Training

  • Ankara Girls’ Lycee
  • Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine
  • Hacettepe University School of Medicine, English Preparatory School

Certifications & Licensure

  • MD State Medical LicenseMD State Medical License2002 - 2016

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Selected to be included in “Best Doctors in AmericaConsumers’ Research Council of America, 2009-present
    • Neil R. Miller Full Time Faculty Medical Student Teaching AwardJohns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2008
    • Resident Advocate AwardResidency Training Program, The Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, 2005

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    •  Akpek EK, Smith RA, Am J Manag Care, 1/1/2013
    •  Akpek EK, Smith RA, Am J Manag Care, 1/1/2013
    •  Lindsley K, Matsumura S, Hatef E, Akpek EK, Cochrane Database Syst Rev., 5/1/2012

    Books/Book Chapters

    •  Chapter: Question 20: What are the indications and contraindications for the use of periocular corticosteroid injections? Page 71 - 73
      Gupta A, Akpek EK
      Editors: Foster CS.SLACK Incorporated, New Jersey
      2012
    •   Page 81 - 92
      Dokey A, Akpek EK
      Editors: Boyd S, Gutierrez AM, McCulley JP.Jaypee Highlights Medical Publishers
      2011
    •  Chapter: Permanent keratoprostheses. Part V, Special situations in corneal surgery Page 683 - 690
      Lekhanont K, Panday V, Akpek EK
      Editors: Brightbill F, McDonnell PJ, McGhee CNJ, Farjo AJ.Elsevier, China
      Edition 4th ,2009

    Lectures

    •  Cornea Center of Excellence at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Schepens Eye Research Institu - 9/1/2013
    •  Annual German Society of Ophthalmology Meeting (DOG), Berlin, Germany. - 9/1/2013
    •  Tear Film and Ocular Surface Society meeting, Sicily, Italy. - 9/1/2013

    Other

    Professional Memberships"

    Other Languages

    • Turkish, French

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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