Diana V. Do, M.D.

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Diana Do, MDVice Chair for Education
Director of the Carl Camras Center for Innovative Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology
Director of the Ophthalmology Residency Training Program

Curriculum Vitae

Board Certified in:
Ophthalmology

Interests:

Diseases and surgery of the retina including:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Diabetic macular edema
  • Retinal detachment
  • Retinal vein occlusion
  • Epiretinal membrane
  • Macular hole
  • Vitreomacular traction
  • Central serous retinopathy

Clinic Locations:
UNMC Physicians Eye Specialists

Education:

  • College: University of California Berkeley, 1995
    • summa cum laude
  • Medical School: University of California San Francisco, 1999
    • Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society
    • University of California Regents Scholarship
  • Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 2000
  • Residency: The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2003, Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship: The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2005, Retina
    • Heed Foundation Clinician-Scientist Award
    • Ronald G. Michels Fellowship Foundation Award

Philosophy of Care:
Dr. Do is a retina surgeon who specializes in the treatment of retinal conditions. She is the principal investigator and co-investigator on numerous clinical trials investigating new treatments for retinal diseases such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, and retinal vein occlusion. She has an active clinical and surgical practice. Her goal is to provide compassionate, state-of-the-art medical and surgical care to her patients.

Professional Interests:
Dr. Do is the Vice Chair for Education and Director of the Carl Camras Center for Innovative Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology.  Dr. Do is a leading clinician-scientist who specializes in the treatment of retinal conditions. She is the principal investigator and co-investigator on numerous clinical trials investigating new treatments for retinal diseases such as wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD), dry AMD, diabetic eye disease, and retinal vein occlusion. Dr. Do has authored over 75 publications in the medical literature and has contributed to over 21 book chapters.

Before joining the University of Nebraska, Dr. Do was Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Head of the Retina Fellowship Training Program at the Wilmer Eye Institute (Department of Ophthalmology), the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Do also served as a member of the Admissions Committee for the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and on the Residency Selection Committee for the Wilmer Eye Institute. She is an active member of the Maryland Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (MSEPS) and has been the scientific program chair for the MSEPS Ophthalmic Convention from 2009-2012. Her academic achievements have been recognized with numerous national awards including the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Clinician-Scientist Award, the Ronald G. Michels Fellowship Foundation Award, and the Achievement Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Years of Practice: 8

Make an Appointment
UNMC Physicians Eye Specialties
at 3902 Leavenworth Street  (near campus)
(402) 559-2020
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