Publications

  1. Shah SM, Schimmenti LA, Chiang J, Iezzi R. Association of pigmented paravenous retinochoroidal atrophy (PPRCA) with a pathogenic variant in the HK1 gene. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2020 Nov 4 Epub 2020 Nov 04
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  2. Hatt SR, Leske DA, Iezzi R Jr, Holmes JM. Binocular Interference vs Diplopia in Patients With Epiretinal Membrane. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020 Sep 10 Epub 2020 Sept 10
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  3. Starr MR, Mahr MA, Iezzi R, Barkmeier AJ, Bakri SJ. Visual and Anatomic Outcomes following Cataract Surgery in Patients with Pre-operative Macular Edema Due to Retinal Vein Occlusions Managed with Intravitreal anti-VEGF. Semin Ophthalmol. 2020 May 18; 35 (4):205-209 Epub 2020 July 28
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  4. Shah SM, Starr MR, Dalvin LA, Comfere NI, AbouChehade JE, Hodge DO, Iezzi R, Bakri SJ. INCREASED INCIDENCE OF CUTANEOUS KERATINOCYTIC AND MELANOCYTIC MALIGNANCIES IN PATIENTS WITH AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION. Retina. 2020 May; 40 (5):857-865
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  5. Rizzo S, Barale PO, Ayello-Scheer S, Devenyi RG, Delyfer MN, Korobelnik JF, Rachitskaya A, Yuan A, Jayasundera KT, Zacks DN, Handa JT, Montezuma SR, Koozekanani D, Stanga P, da Cruz L, Walter P, Augustin AJ, Olmos de Koo LC, Ho AC, Kirchhof B, Hahn P, Vajzovic L, Iezzi R, Gaucher D, Arevalo JF, Gregori NZ, Wiedemann P, Ozmert E, Lim JI, Rezende FA, Huang SS, Merlini F, Patel U, Greenberg RJ, Justus S, Bacherini D, Cinelli L, Humayun MS. Hypotony and the Argus II retinal prosthesis: causes, prevention and management. Br J Ophthalmol. 2020 Apr; 104 (4):518-523 Epub 2019 July 12
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  6. Elborgy ES, Starr MR, Kotowski JG, Chehade JEA, Iezzi R. NO FACE-DOWN POSITIONING SURGERY FOR THE REPAIR OF CHRONIC IDIOPATHIC MACULAR HOLES. Retina. 2020 Feb; 40 (2):282-289
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  7. Rizzo S, Barale PO, Ayello-Scheer S, Devenyi RG, Delyfer MN, Korobelnik JF, Rachitskaya A, Yuan A, Jayasundera KT, Zacks DN, Handa JT, Montezuma SR, Koozekanani D, Stanga PE, da Cruz L, Walter P, Augustin AJ, Chizzolini M, Olmos de Koo LC, Ho AC, Kirchhof B, Hahn P, Vajzovic L, Iezzi R Jr, Gaucher D, Arevalo JF, Gregori NZ, Grisanti S, Ozmert E, Yoon YH, Kokame GT, Lim JI, Szurman P, de Juan E Jr, Rezende FA, Salzmann J, Richard G, Huang SS, Merlini F, Patel U, Cruz C, Greenberg RJ, Justus S, Cinelli L, Humayun MS. ADVERSE EVENTS OF THE ARGUS II RETINAL PROSTHESIS: Incidence, Causes, and Best Practices for Managing and Preventing Conjunctival Erosion. Retina. 2020 Feb; 40 (2):303-311
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  8. Gandhi JK, Mano F, Iezzi R Jr, LoBue SA, Holman BH, Fautsch MP, Olsen TW, Pulido JS, Marmorstein AD. Fibrin hydrogels are safe, degradable scaffolds for sub-retinal implantation. PLoS One. 2020; 15 (1):e0227641 Epub 2020 Jan 13
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  9. Starr MR, Iezzi R, Bakri SJ. Twenty-year incidence of macular telangiectasia type 2 and associated systemic comorbidities in Olmsted County, Minnesota Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers and Imaging Retina. 2020; 51 (5):S35-42
  10. Hatt SR, Leske DA, Klaehn LD, Kramer AM, Iezzi R Jr, Holmes JM. Treatment for Central-Peripheral Rivalry-Type Diplopia ("Dragged-Fovea Diplopia Syndrome"). Am J Ophthalmol. 2019 Dec; 208:41-46 Epub 2019 July 16
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  11. Brodsky MC, Schimmenti L, Iezzi R. The Best Retinitis Pigmentosa Masquerade. Ophthalmology. 2019 Dec; 126 (12):1694
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  12. Dalvin LA, Starr MR, AbouChehade JE, Damento GM, Garcia M, Shah SM, Hodge DO, Meissner I, Bakri SJ, Iezzi R. Association of Intravitreal Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy With Risk of Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, and Death in Patients With Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 May 1; 137 (5):483-490
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  13. Starr MR, Dalvin LA, AbouChehade JE, Damento GM, Garcia MD, Shah SM, Hodge DO, Meissner I, Iezzi R, Bakri SJ. Classification of Strokes in Patients Receiving Intravitreal Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2019 May 1; 50 (5):e140-e157
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  14. Hatt SR, Leske DA, Iezzi R Jr, Holmes JM. New Onset vs Resolution of Central-Peripheral Rivalry-Type Diplopia in Patients Undergoing Epiretinal Membrane Peeling. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019 Mar 1; 137 (3):293-297
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  15. Mansukhani SA, Barkmeier AJ, Bakri SJ, Iezzi R, Pulido JS, Khanna CL, Bennett JR, Hodge DO, Sit AJ. The Risk of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Following Vitreoretinal Surgery-A Population-based Study. Am J Ophthalmol 2019 Jan 22 [Epub ahead of print]
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  16. Kim M, Iezzi R Jr, Shim BS, Martin DC. Impedimetric Biosensors for Detecting Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) Based on Poly(3,4-ethylene dioxythiophene) (PEDOT)/Gold Nanoparticle (Au NP) Composites. Front Chem. 2019; 7:234 Epub 2019 Apr 16
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  17. Elborgy ES, Starr MR, Kotowski JG, Chehade JEA, Iezzi R. NO FACE-DOWN POSITIONING SURGERY FOR THE REPAIR OF CHRONIC IDIOPATHIC MACULAR HOLES. Retina. 2018 Dec 6 Epub 2018 Dec 06
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  18. Rizzo S, Barale PO, Ayello-Scheer S, Devenyi RG, Delyfer MN, Korobelnik JF, Rachitskaya A, Yuan A, Jayasundera KT, Zacks DN, Handa JT, Montezuma SR, Koozekanani D, Stanga PE, da Cruz L, Walter P, Augustin AJ, Chizzolini M, Olmos de Koo LC, Ho AC, Kirchhof B, Hahn P, Vajzovic L, Iezzi R Jr, Gaucher D, Arevalo JF, Gregori NZ, Grisanti S, Ozmert E, Yoon YH, Kokame GT, Lim JI, Szurman P, de Juan E Jr, Rezende FA, Salzmann J, Richard G, Huang SS, Merlini F, Patel U, Cruz C, Greenberg RJ, Justus S, Cinelli L, Humayun MS. ADVERSE EVENTS OF THE ARGUS II RETINAL PROSTHESIS: Incidence, Causes, and Best Practices for Managing and Preventing Conjunctival Erosion. Retina. 2018 Nov 20 [Epub ahead of print]
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  19. Starr MR, Iezzi R. Mesenteric Venous Thrombosis after Face-Down Positioning for Retina Detachment Surgery. Ophthalmol Retina. 2018 Nov; 2 (11):1174-1175 Epub 2018 July 24
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  20. Mansukhani SA, Barkmeier AJ, Bakri SJ, Iezzi R, Pulido JS, Khanna CL, Bennett JR, Hodge DO, Sit AJ. The Risk of Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Following Vitreoretinal Surgery-A Population-based Study. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Sep; 193:143-155 Epub 2018 June 27
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  21. Gregori NZ, Callaway NF, Hoeppner C, Yuan A, Rachitskaya A, Feuer W, Ameri H, Arevalo JF, Augustin AJ, Birch DG, Dagnelie G, Grisanti S, Davis JL, Hahn P, Handa JT, Ho AC, Huang SS, Humayun MS, Iezzi R Jr, Jayasundera KT, Kokame GT, Lam BL, Lim JI, Mandava N, Montezuma SR, Olmos de Koo L, Szurman P, Vajzovic L, Wiedemann P, Weiland J, Yan J, Zacks DN. Retinal Anatomy and Electrode Array Position in Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients After Argus II Implantation: An International Study. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Sep; 193:87-99 Epub 2018 June 27
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  22. Starr MR*, Mahr MA, Barkmeier AJ, Iezzi R, Smith WM, Bakri SJ. Outcomes of Cataract Surgery in Patients With Exudative Age-related Macular Degeneration and Macular Fluid. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Aug; 192:91-97 Epub 2018 May 23
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  23. Dalvin LA, Salomao DR, Iezzi R, Barkmeier AJ. Subconjunctival Exposure to Carbopol Causes Chronic Histiocytic Inflammatory Response in Rabbits. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2018 May; 7 (3):9 Epub 2018 May 31
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  24. Gandhi JK, Manzar Z, Bachman LA, Andrews-Pfannkoch C, Knudsen T, Hill M, Schmidt H, Iezzi R, Pulido JS, Marmorstein AD. Fibrin hydrogels as a xenofree and rapidly degradable support for transplantation of retinal pigment epithelium monolayers. Acta Biomater. 2018 Feb; 67:134-146 Epub 2017 Dec 09
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  25. Malo CS, Khadka RH, Ayasoufi K, Jin F, AbouChehade JE, Hansen MJ, Iezzi R, Pavelko KD, Johnson AJ. Immunomodulation Mediated by Anti-angiogenic Therapy Improves CD8 T Cell Immunity Against Experimental Glioma. Front Oncol. 2018; 8:320 Epub 2018 Aug 20
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  26. Platt SM, Iezzi R, Mahr MA, Erie JC. Surgical removal of dystrophic calcification on a silicone intraocular lens in association with asteroid hyalosis. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2017 Dec; 43 (12):1608-1610
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  27. Veverka KK, Hatt SR, Leske DA, Brown WL, Barkmeier AJ, Lezzi R Jr, Iezzi R Jr, Holmes JM. Prevalence and Associations of Central-Peripheral Rivalry-Type Diplopia in Patients With Epiretinal Membrane. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017 Dec 1; 135 (12):1303-1309
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  28. Joshi M, Iezzi R, Baratz KH. Endoscleral Patch Graft: A Novel Closure for Complex Pars Plana Scleral Defects. Ophthalmol Retina. 2017 Nov - Dec; 1 (6):564-566 Epub 2017 May 16
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  29. Atchison EA, Omar AF, Iezzi R, Barkmeier AJ, Bakri SJ. OUTCOMES OF AN INTRAVITREAL INJECTION CLINIC. Retina. 2017 Jul; 37 (7):1371-1376
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  30. Veverka KK, Hatt SR, Leske DA, Brown WL, Iezzi R Jr, Holmes JM. Causes of Diplopia in Patients With Epiretinal Membranes. Am J Ophthalmol. 2017 Jul; 179:39-45 Epub 2017 Apr 27
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  31. Chen JJ, AbouChehade JE, Iezzi R Jr, Leavitt JA, Kardon RH. Optical Coherence Angiographic Demonstration of Retinal Changes From Chronic Optic Neuropathies. Neuroophthalmology. 2017 Apr; 41 (2):76-83 Epub 2017 Jan 27
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  32. Bakri SJ, Omar AF, Iezzi R, Kapoor K. Reply. Retina 2016 Nov; 36 (11):e111-e112
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  33. Dalvin LA, Garcia MD, Salomao DR, Iezzi R, Barkmeier AJ. Necrotizing Subconjunctival Granulomata and Intraoperative Use of Topical GenTeal Gel. Ophthalmology. 2016 Oct; 123 (10):2262-3 Epub 2016 June 17
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  34. Ghodasra DH, Chen A, Arevalo JF, Birch DG, Branham K, Coley B, Dagnelie G, de Juan E, Devenyi RG, Dorn JD, Fisher A, Geruschat DR, Gregori NZ, Greenberg RJ, Hahn P, Ho AC, Howson A, Huang SS, Iezzi R, Khan N, Lam BL, Lim JI, Locke KG, Markowitz M, Ripley AM, Rankin M, Schimitzek H, Tripp F, Weiland JD, Yan J, Zacks DN, Jayasundera KT. Erratum to: Worldwide Argus II implantation: recommendations to optimize patient outcomes. BMC Ophthalmol. 2016 Jul 29; 16 (1):129 Epub 2016 July 29
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  35. Dalvin LA, Abou Chehade JE, Chiang J, Fuchs J, Iezzi R, Marmorstein AD. Retinitis pigmentosa associated with a mutation in BEST1. Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep. 2016 Jul; 2:11-17 Epub 2016 Mar 30
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  36. Ghodasra DH, Chen A, Arevalo JF, Birch DG, Branham K, Coley B, Dagnelie G, de Juan E, Devenyi RG, Dorn JD, Fisher A, Geruschat DR, Gregori NZ, Greenberg RJ, Hahn P, Ho AC, Howson A, Huang SS, Iezzi R, Khan N, Lam BL, Lim JI, Locke KG, Markowitz M, Ripley AM, Rankin M, Schimitzek H, Tripp F, Weiland JD, Yan J, Zacks DN, Jayasundera KT. Worldwide Argus II implantation: recommendations to optimize patient outcomes. BMC Ophthalmol. 2016 May 6; 16:52 Epub 2016 May 06
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  37. Bakri SJ, Omar AF, Iezzi R, Kapoor KG. EVALUATION OF MULTIPLE DEXAMETHASONE INTRAVITREAL IMPLANTS IN PATIENTS WITH MACULAR EDEMA ASSOCIATED WITH RETINAL VEIN OCCLUSION. Retina. 2016 Mar; 36 (3):552-7
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  38. Iezzi R. Regenerative ophthalmology: Technologic and pharmacologic approaches to restoring sight via retinal prosthesis. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Jan; 99: (1)33-5.
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  39. Veverka KK, AbouChehade JE, Iezzi R Jr, Pulido JS. NONINVASIVE GRADING OF RADIATION RETINOPATHY: The Use of Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography. Retina. 2015 Nov; 35: (11)2400-10.
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  40. Cunha-Vaz J, Ashton P, Iezzi R, Campochiaro P, Dugel PU, Holz FG, Weber M, Danis RP, Kuppermann BD, Bailey C, Billman K, Kapik B, Kane F, Green K, FAME Study Group. Sustained delivery fluocinolone acetonide vitreous implants: long-term benefit in patients with chronic diabetic macular edema. Ophthalmology. 2014 Oct; 121(10):1892-903. Epub 2014 Jun 14.
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  41. Treger JS, Priest MF, Iezzi R, Bezanilla F. Real-time imaging of electrical signals with an infrared FDA-approved dye. Biophys J. 2014 Sep 16; 107 (6):L09-12
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  42. Iezzi R, Kapoor KG. No face-down positioning and broad internal limiting membrane peeling in the surgical repair of idiopathic macular holes. Ophthalmology. 2013 Oct; 120(10):1998-2003. Epub 2013 Jul 24.
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  43. Kapoor KG, Shultz RW, Iezzi R. Vitreous pillow for sustained-release intravitreous drug delivery implants. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2013 Mar-Apr; 44(2):181-2.
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  44. Chew EY, Clemons T, SanGiovanni JP, Danis R, Domalpally A, McBee W, Sperduto R, Ferris FL, AREDS2 Research Group. The Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2): study design and baseline characteristics (AREDS2 report number 1). Ophthalmology. 2012 Nov; 119 (11):2282-9 Epub 2012 July 26
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  45. Iezzi R, Guru BR, Glybina IV, Mishra MK, Kennedy A, Kannan RM. Dendrimer-based targeted intravitreal therapy for sustained attenuation of neuroinflammation in retinal degeneration. Biomaterials. 2012 Jan; 33(3):979-88. Epub 2011 Nov 01.
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  46. Kung S, Ahuja Y, Iezzi R, Sampson SM. Posterior vitreous detachment and retinal tear after repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation. Brain Stimul. 2011 Oct; 4: (4)218-21.
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  47. Li Y, Tu H, Iezzi R, Finlayson P, Xu Y. Development of individually-addressable parylene microtube arrays. J Micromech Microeng. August 2011.
  48. Kinnick TR, Mullins RF, Dev S, Leys M, Mackey DA, Kay CN, Lam BL, Fishman GA, Traboulsi E, Iezzi R, Stone EM. Autosomal recessive vitelliform macular dystrophy in a large cohort of vitelliform macular dystrophy patients. Retina. 2011 Mar; 31(3):581-95.
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  49. Glybina IV, Kennedy A, Ashton P, Abrams GW, Iezzi R. Intravitreous delivery of the corticosteroid fluocinolone acetonide attenuates retinal degeneration in S334ter-4 rats. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Aug; 51(8):4243-52. Epub 2010 Mar 10.
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  50. Finlayson PG, Iezzi R. Glutamate stimulation of retinal ganglion cells in normal and s334ter-4 rat retinas: a candidate for a neurotransmitter-based retinal prosthesis. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Jul; 51(7):3619-28. Epub 2010 Feb 17.
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  51. Singh CN, Iezzi R, Mahmoud TH. Intraocular pressure instability after 23-gauge vitrectomy. Retina. 2010 Apr; 30(4):629-34.
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  52. Glybina IV, Kennedy A, Ashton P, Abrams GW, Iezzi R. Photoreceptor neuroprotection in RCS rats via low-dose intravitreal sustained-delivery of fluocinolone acetonide. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2009 Oct; 50(10):4847-57. Epub 2009 Apr 30.
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  53. Houghton OM, Iezzi R. Indocyanine green angiographic features in a case of alkali retinopathy. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2009 Fall; 3: (4)403-6.
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  54. Elfar SD, Cottaris NP, Iezzi R, Abrams GW. A cortical (V1) neurophysiological recording model for assessing the efficacy of retinal visual prostheses. J Neurosci Methods. 2009 Jun 15; 180(2):195-207. Epub 2009 Mar 10.
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  55. Iezzi R, Finlayson P, Xu Y, Katragadda R. Microfluidic neurotransmiter-based neural interfaces for retinal prosthesis. Annu Int Conf IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2009; 2009:4563-5
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  56. Berkowitz BA, Gradianu M, Schafer S, Jin Y, Porchia A, Iezzi R, Roberts R. Ionic dysregulatory phenotyping of pathologic retinal thinning with manganese-enhanced MRI. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008 Jul; 49(7):3178-84. Epub 2008 Mar 24.
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  57. Kent TL, Glybina IV, Abrams GW, Iezzi R. Chronic intravitreous infusion of ciliary neurotrophic factor modulates electrical retinal stimulation thresholds in the RCS rat. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008 Jan; 49(1):372-9.
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  58. Abowd MC, Black EH, Iezzi R, Budev H. Choroidal melanoma with massive extrascleral extension in a young black man. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005 May; 21(3):240-2.
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  59. Frank RN, Schulz L, Abe K, Iezzi R. Temporal variation in diabetic macular edema measured by optical coherence tomography. Ophthalmology. 2004 Feb; 111(2):211-7.
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  60. Garcia-Valenzuela E, Abdelsalam A, Eliott D, Pons M, Iezzi R, Puklin JE, McDermott ML, Abrams GW. Reduced need for corneal epithelial debridement during vitreo-retinal surgery using two different viscous surface lubricants. Am J Ophthalmol. 2003 Dec; 136(6):1062-6.
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  61. Romero JM, Finger PT, Rosen RB, Iezzi R. Three-dimensional ultrasound for the measurement of choroidal melanomas. Arch Ophthalmol. 2001 Sep; 119(9):1275-82.
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  62. Marigo FA, Finger PT, McCormick SA, Iezzi R, Esaki K, Ishikawa H, Liebmann JM, Ritch R. Iris and ciliary body melanomas: ultrasound biomicroscopy with histopathologic correlation. Arch Ophthalmol. 2000 Nov; 118(11):1515-21.
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  63. Barr D, Kupersmith M, Turbin R, Yang S, Iezzi R. Synkinesis following diabetic third nerve palsy. Arch Ophthalmol. 2000 Jan; 118(1):132-4.
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  64. Finger PT, Iezzi R, Esteveo ML, Szechter A, Rosen RB, Berson A. Diode-light transillumination for ophthalmic plaque localization around juxtapapillary choroidal melanomas. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 1999 Jul 1; 44(4):887-90.
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  65. Finger PT, Iezzi R, Romero JM, Rosen RB, Szechter A, Hegde H. Plaque-mounted diode-light transillumination for localization around intraocular tumors. Arch Ophthalmol. 1999 Feb; 117(2):179-83.
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  66. Marigo FA, Finger PT, McCormick SA, Iezzi R, Esaki K, Ishikawa H, Seedor J, Liebmann JM, Ritch R. Anterior segment implantation cysts. Ultrasound biomicroscopy with histopathologic correlation. Arch Ophthalmol. 1998 Dec; 116(12):1569-75.
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  67. Romero JM, Finger PT, Iezzi R, Rosen RB, Cocker RS. Three-dimensional ultrasonography of choroidal melanoma: extrascleral extension. Am J Ophthalmol. 1998 Dec; 126(6):842-4.
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  68. Finger PT, Romero JM, Rosen RB, Iezzi R, Emery R, Berson A. Three-dimensional ultrasonography of choroidal melanoma: localization of radioactive eye plaques. Arch Ophthalmol. 1998 Mar; 116(3):305-12.
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  69. Iezzi R, Rosen RB, Tello C, Liebmann J, Walsh JB, Ritch R. Personal computer-based 3-dimensional ultrasound biomicroscopy of the anterior segment. Arch Ophthalmol. 1996 May; 114(5):520-4.
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