Elena Bitrian, M.D.


  1. Mokhtarzadeh A, Massry GG, Bitrian E, Harrison AR. Quantitative efficacy of external and internal browpexy performed in conjunction with blepharoplasty. Orbit. 2017 Apr; 36: (2)102-109.
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  2. Radke P, Bitrian E, Kaufman S, Grajewski A. A Review of Mytomycin Use in Ophthalmic Surgery: Clarification of Safety Standards for Patiens and Hospital Personnel Springer.2016;4:(4)187-197.
  3. Radke PM, Bitrian E, Grajewski AL. Single clear corneal incision for glaucoma drainage device shortening in pediatric glaucoma. J AAPOS. 2016 Jun; 20 (3):274-6 Epub 2016 May 06
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  4. Peragallo JH, Bitrian E, Kupersmith MJ, Zimprich F, Whittaker TJ, Lee MS, Bruce BB. Relationship Between Age, Gender, and Race in Patients Presenting With Myasthenia Gravis With Only Ocular Manifestations. J Neuroophthalmol. 2016 Mar; 36: (1)29-32.
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  5. Bitrian E, Dar S, Montezuma SR. Retinal Interventional Management of Blind Painful and Non-painful Eyes at Risk for Neovascular Glaucoma: Four Cases and Literature Review. Vis PanAM.2015;14:(4)104-107.
  6. Peragallo JH, Bitrian E, Kupersmith MJ, Zimprich F, Whittaker TJ, Lee MS, Bruce BB. Relationship Between Age, Sex, and Race in Patients Presenting with Myasthenia Gravis with only Ocular Manifestations. Journal of Neurophthalmology J Neuroophthalmol. 2015 May 29.
  7. Bitrian E, Song BJ, Caprioli J. Bleb Revision for Resolution of Hypotony Maculopathy following Primary Trabeculectomy. Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Sep; 158(3):597-604.
  8. Hosseini H, Nilforushan N, Moghimi S, Bitrian E, Riddle J, Lee GY, Caprioli J, Nouri-Mahdavi K. Peripapillary and choroidal macular thickness in glaucoma. J Ophthalmic Vis Res. 2014 Apr; 9(2):154-61.
  9. Kim JM, Jeoung JW, Bitrian E, Supawavej C, Mock D, Park KH, Caprioli J. Comparison of Clinical Characteristics Between Korean and Western Normal-Tension Glaucoma Patients. Am J Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan 23; 155(5):852-7.
  10. Azarbod P, Mock D, Bitrian E, Afifi AA, Yu F, Nouri-Mahdavi K, Coleman AL, Caprioli. Validation of point-wise exponential regression to measure the decay rates of glaucomatous visual fields. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 9. 2012 Aug 9; 53(9):5403-9.
  11. Moghimi S, Hosseini H, Riddle J, Lee GY, Bitrian E, Giaconi J, Caprioli J, Nouri-Mahdavi K. Measurement of optic disc size and rim area with spectral-domain OCT and scanning laser ophthalmoscopy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 9. 2012 Jul 9; 53(8):4519-30.
  12. Nouri-Mahdavi K, Mock D, Hosseini H, Bitrian E, Yu F, Afifi A, Coleman AL, Caprioli J. Pointwise rates of visual field progression cluster according to retinal nerve fiber layer bundles. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012 Apr 30; 53(4):2390-4.
  13. Caprioli J, Mock D, Bitrian E, Afifi AA, Yu F, Nouri-Mahdavi K, Coleman AL. A method to measure and predict rates of regional visual field decay in glaucoma. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1. 2011 Jul 1; 52(7):4765-73.
  14. Nouri-Mahdavi K, Supawavej C, Bitrian E, Giaconi JA, Law SK, Coleman AL, Caprioli J. Patterns of damage in chronic angle-closure glaucoma compared to primary open-angle glaucoma. Am J Ophthalmol. 2011 Jul; 152(1):74-80.
  15. Tsui I, Kaines A, Havunjian MA, Hubschman S, Heilweil G, Prasad PS, Oliver SC, Yu F, Bitrian E, Hubschman JP, Friberg T, Schwartz SD. Ischemic index and neovascularization in central retinal vein occlusion. Retina. 2011 Jan; 31(1):105-10.
  16. Molina N, Milla E, Bitrian E, Larena C, Martinez L. Comparison of Goldmann tonometry, pneumotonometry and the effect of the central corneal thickness. Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol.2010 Oct;85:(10):325-8.
  17. Bitrian E, Caprioli J. Pars plana anterior vitrectomy, hyaloido-zonulectomy, and iridectomy for aqueous humor misdirection. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010 Jul; 150(1):82-87.
  18. Bitrian E, Sanchez-Dalmau B, Gilbert ME, Adan A, Susac JO. Retinal infarcts in a patient with an acute confusional syndrome. Surv Ophthalmol. 2009 Jul-Aug; 54(4):503-6.
  19. Adan A, Casaroli-Marano RP, Gris O, Navarro R, Bitrian E, Pelegrin L, Sanchez-Dalmau B. Pathological findings in the lens capsules and intraocular lens in chronic pseudophakic endophthalmitis: an electron microscopy study. Eye (Lond).2008 Jan;22:(1):113-9.
  20. Adan A, Mateo C, Navarro R, Bitrian E, Casaroli-Marano RP. Intravitreal bevacizumab (avastin) injection as primary treatment of inflammatory choroidal neovascularization. Retina.2007 Nov-Dec;27:(9):1180-6.