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Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat
Excellent
AiroScore
9.90

Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat

ophthalmology
ophthalmology
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
95%41 years9.9/10$$$414No

Overview

Country, City
Germany, Dresden
Health facility
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Medical unit
Department of ophtalmology

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat, a renowned ophthalmologist with over 40 years of experience in the field, currently works in the Department of ophthalmology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden. His impressive career highlights include studying human medicine and psychology at the University of Duesseldorf, obtaining a license for medical practice, and earning his specialization in ophthalmology in Saxony. He has also received numerous honors and awards, such as the Merckle Research Prize and the National winner of the International Chibret Award. What sets Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat apart is his dedication to scientific research and contributions to the field of ophthalmology. With a staggering 414 scientific publications, he has made significant contributions to the understanding and treatment of various eye conditions. His research focuses on glaucoma, corneal diseases, and ocular blood flow. These publications demonstrate his expertise and commitment to advancing the field and improving patient care. Overall, Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat is highly regarded in the ophthalmology community for his extensive experience, specialized knowledge, and impressive research contributions. He is recognized as a leader in his field and continues to make valuable contributions to the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden and the wider ophthalmology community.

Skills & Expertise

glaucoma
nerve
optic nerve
intraocular pressure
head
keratoconus
ophthalmology
collagen
eye
cornea
ocular blood flow
riboflavin
open angle glaucoma
laser trabeculoplasty
corneal thickness
trabeculoplasty
artery
ocular hypertension
sclera
retinal venous pressure
evoked cortical potentials
trabeculectomy
surgery
corneal deformation
nerve fiber
nerve fiber layer
ocular microcirculation
corneal collagen
corneal stiffness
intraocular lens
keratectasia lasik
hightension glaucoma
contrast sensitivity
keratoconic eyes
ocular pressure
retinal vessel
contact lens
visual function
optic disc
glaucoma surgery
macular edema
endophthalmitis
macular dystrophy
ocular perfusion
ophthalmoplegia
ophthalmoscopy
ciliary artery
retina
toxic retinopathy
thyroid orbitopathy

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1977-1983 Studied human medicine at the University of Duesseldorf
  • 1978-1983 Studied psychology at the University of Duesseldorf
  • Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • Defense of the dissertation
  • 1993-1995 Glaucoma Fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami (German Research Foundation grant)
  • 2001 Obtaining specialization in ophthalmology in Saxony
  • Habilitation and a teaching license
Experience
  • 1983-1987 Assistant Doctor at the University Eye Clinic in Ulm
  • 1987-1991 Senior Physician at the University Eye Clinic in Ulm
  • 1991-1993 Senior Physician at the University Eye Clinic in Ulm
  • 1996-2001 Professor of ophthalmology and Deputy Managing Director of the University Eye Clinic and Polyclinic Hamburg-Eppendorf
  • 2000 C4 Professorship for ophthalmology at the Carl Gustav Carus University in Dresden
  • 2001 Director of the Department of ophthalmology at the University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden
Awards & Memberships
  • 1986 Merckle Research Prize from Ulm University
  • 1987 National winner of the International Chibret Award
  • 1992 Film Prize of the German Ophthalmological Society
  • 1993 Honorary Member of the Italian Glaucoma Society
  • 2001 Elected President of the Saxon Ophthalmologic Society
  • Member of the German Ophthalmological Society
  • Member of the Association of Ophthalmologists in Germany
  • Member of the German Society for Intraocular Lens Implantation
  • Member of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member of the European Glaucoma Society
  • Member of the International Glaucoma Society

Languages

English flag
English
German flag
German

Publications

Descemet's membrane endothelial keratoplasty is the predominant keratoplasty procedure in Germany since 2016: a report of the DOG-section cornea and its keratoplasty registry.

21 May, 2024

Repeatability of corneal deformation response parameters by dynamic ultra-high-speed Scheimpflug imaging before and after corneal crosslinking.

1 May, 2023

PRESERFLO ™ MicroShunt versus trabeculectomy: 1-year results on efficacy and safety

May, 2023

Location

Fetscherstraße, 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany

FAQ

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat?

The primary specialization of the doctor is ophthalmology.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat has been practicing for more than 41 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in glaucoma, nerve, optic nerve, intraocular pressure, head.

Is the specialist involved in the research?

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. med. Lutz E. Pillunat doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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