Katherine Uyhazi, MD, Ophthalmology, Philadelphia, PA, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


OphthalmologyPhiladelphia, PA

Retinal Disease

Instructor of Ophthalmology, Retinal Degeneration, Perelman School of Medicine

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  • Office

    3400 Civic Center Blvd
    Scheie Eye Institute, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Phone(215) 662-8676
    Fax(215) 243-4696
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  • Dr. Katherine Uyhazi is an ophthalmologist in Philadelphia, PA who specializes in inherited retinal diseases. She received her medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has a PhD in cell biology. Her research laboratory is developing new gene therapy and stem cell-based therapies for blinding diseases.
  • Scheie Welcomes Dr. Katherine Uyhazi

Skills & Expertise

  • Gene therapy, Retinitis pigmentosa, Leber congenital amaurosis, Laboratory research, Retinal degeneration, Electroretinography, Visual field testing, Ocular Genetics, Stem Cell Research, genetic testing

Education & Training

  • University of Pennsylvania
    University of PennsylvaniaFellowship
  • Scheie Eye Institute - University of PennsylvaniaResidency
  • Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
    Albert Einstein Healthcare NetworkInternship
  • Yale University School of Medicine
    Yale University School of MedicineMedicalSchool
  • The College of New JerseyOtherTraining

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2017 - 2020
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • NOACs May Carry Lower Risk of Intraocular Hemorrhage Than WarfarinJanuary 02, 2018

Hospital Affiliations