University of Pennsylvania Health System

Department of Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology Faculty

Vatinee Y. Bunya, MD

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Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Monitor, Scleritis Study--PI: John Kempen M.D, M.H.S., M.P.H., Ph.D
Reviewer, Ophthalmic Epidemiology
Department: Ophthalmology

Contact information
Scheie Eye Institute
51 North 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BA (Molecular Biology)
Princeton University, Cum Laude, 1996.
MD
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2001.
Post-Graduate Training
Transitional Intern, Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA, 2001-2002.
Ophthalmology resident, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2002-2005.
Co-chief resident, Wills Eye Institute, 2004-2005.
Cornea fellow, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2005-2006.
Certifications
American Board of Ophthalmology, 2007.
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Description of Research Expertise

Sjogren's Syndrome

Description of Clinical Expertise

Dry eye

Selected Publications

Fuerst N, Langelier N, Massaro-Giordano M, Pistilli M, Stasi K, Burns C, Cardillo S, and Bunya VY: Tear osmolarity and dry eye symptoms in diabetics. Clinical Ophthalmology 2014 Notes: Accepted for publication Sept 2013.

Bunya VY, Brainard DH, Daniel E, et al. : Assessment of Signs of Anterior Blepharitis Using Standardized Color Photographs. Cornea 32(11): 1475-82, November 2013.

Bunya VY, Langelier N, Chen S, Pistilli M, Vivino FB, Massaro-Giordano M. : Tear Osmolarity in Sjogren's Syndrome. Cornea 32(7): 922-7, July 2013.

Chen S, Massaro-Giordano G, Pistilli M, Schreiber C, Bunya V: Tear Osmolarity and Dry Eye Symptoms in Women Using Oral Contraception and Contact Lenses. Cornea 32(4): 423-8, Apr 2013.

Lam A, Bunya VY, Piltz-Seymour JR: Cardiovascular risk factors and events in glaucoma patients with peripapillary focal arteriolar narrowing. Acta Ophthalmologica Scandinavica 84(1): 69-73, Feb 2006.

Lam A, Bunya V, Piltz-Seymour JR: Visual field loss in patients with glaucoma who have asymmetric peripapillary focal arteriolar narrowing. Archives of Ophthalmology 120(11): 1494-7, Nov 2002.

Siegel DL, Chang TY, Russell SL, Bunya VY: Isolation of cell surface-specific human monoclonal antibodies using phage display and magnetically-activated cell sorting: applications in immunohematology. Journal of Immunological Methods 206(1-2): 73-85, Aug 7 1997.

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