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Department of Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology Faculty

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Dina Gewaily, MD, MS, FAAO

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Adjunct Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Department: Ophthalmology

Contact information
Scheie Eye Institute
51 N. 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BA (Middle Eastern Studies)
Brown University, 2005.
MMSc (Pathobiology)
Brown University, 2006.
MD (Medicine)
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2009-2010.
Resident in Ophthalmology, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010-2013.
Fellow in Vitreo-Retinal Diseases & Surgery, Scheie Eye Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2013-2015.
Board Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Aleman Tomas S, Brodie Frank, Garvin Christopher, Gewaily Dina Y, Ficicioglu Can H, Mills Monte D, Forbes Brian J, Maguire Albert M, Davidson Stefanie L: Retinal Structure in Cobalamin C Disease: Mechanistic and Therapeutic Implications. Ophthalmic genetics Page: 1-10, Aug 2015.

Brodie Frank L, Charlson Emily S, Aleman Tomas S, Salvo Rebecca T, Gewaily Dina Y, Lau Marisa K, Farren Neil D, Engelhard Stephanie B, Pistilli Maxwell, Brucker Alexander J: Obstructive sleep apnea and central serous chorioretinopathy. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.) 35(2): 238-43, Feb 2015.

Gewaily Dina, Muthuswamy Karthikeyan, Greenberg Paul B: Intravitreal steroids versus observation for macular edema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 9(1): CD007324, 2015.

Gewaily Dina Y, Grunwald Juan E, Pistilli Maxwell, Ying Gui-Shuang, Maguire Maureen G, Daniel Ebenezer, Ostroff Candace P, Fine Stuart L: Delayed patchy choroidal filling in the Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials (CATT). American journal of ophthalmology 158(3): 525-31.e2, Sep 2014.

Huang Wei Chieh, Wright Alan F, Roman Alejandro J, Cideciyan Artur V, Manson Forbes D, Gewaily Dina Y, Schwartz Sharon B, Sadigh Sam, Limberis Maria P, Bell Peter, Wilson James M, Swaroop Anand, Jacobson Samuel G: RPGR-associated retinal degeneration in human X-linked RP and a murine model. Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 53(9): 5594-608, 2012.

Gewaily D: USMLERx Flash Cards for First Aid for the USMLE Step 1. USMLERx Step 1 Website 2, 2008 Notes:

Kim K, Tang X, Gewaily D, Li J, Wands J, Tong S. : “Opposing effects of two naturally occurring mutations in Hepatitis B virus core protein on 2nd strand DNA synthesis.” Abstract: Hepatology 44(S1), 2006 Notes: 57th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.

Gewaily D, Wands J, Tong S. : “Hepatitis B virus isolated from liver cancer patients may possess increased replication capacity.” Brown University Sciences Library 2006 Notes: 1- Size 1-N M2006 G49.

Fang X, Li B, Gewaily D, Sokolov J, Rafailovich M : “Hildebrand solubility parameters measurement via sessile drops evaporation.” Appl Phys Lett 87, 2005.

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