Welcome New Faculty: Swarup Swaminathan
SWARUP S. SWAMINATHAN, M.D., a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard Medical School’s Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology program, joins the faculty as an assistant professor of clinical ophthalmology. Following the completion of his residency in ophthalmology at Bascom Palmer, he completed a fellowship in glaucoma at the Duke Eye Center. The recipient of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research Fellowship, and Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship, Swaminathan has a keen interest in imaging research in glaucoma in order to assist ophthalmologists in improving their ability to diagnose glaucoma and identify patients at high risk for vision loss. Clinically, he is eager to work with patients to identify optimal treatment options, including minimally invasive glaucoma surgery. He is available for consultation regarding glaucoma and cataract.