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2013 2:08:45 PM

Maria Reinoso, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Clinical Office:

LSU Eye Center
3700 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA
Phone 504-412-1200
FAX 504-899-2866
Email: mreino@lsuhsc.edu

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Degrees

2001
Rosario University, Bogota, Colombia
M.D. degree

Bio

2003-05
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute/University of Miami, Miami, FL.
Research Fellowship

2005-06
Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA.
Internship in Internal Medicine

2006-09
LSU/Ochsner New Orleans, LA.
Residency in  Ophthalmology 

2009-11
LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans
Fellowship in Diseases and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous

2011-present
LSUHSC Department of Ophthalmology
Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

 

Clinical Interests

Retina:

Diabetic retinopathy
Age-related macular degeneration
Retinal detachments
Retinal vascular occlusions
Retinal and macular degenerations
Vitreoretinal surgery

Selected Publications

 

S.W. Cousins, MD, S. Bearelly, MD MHS, M.A. Reinoso, MD, S.L. Chi, MD, PhD, and D.G. Espinosa-Heidmann, MD. Dynamic Indocyanine Green Angiography-Guided Focal Thermal Laser Treatment of Fibrotic Choroidal Neovascularization. Graefe’s Archive for Clinical and Experomental Ophthalmology. 2008 Aug.

 

M.A. Reinoso, MD, P. Mukherjee, PhD, V. Marcheselli, PhD, D. Bergsma, MD, R. Hesse, MD, N. Bazan, MD, PhD. PEDF Promotes Biosynthesis of a Novel Anti-inflammatory and Anti-apoptotic Mediator, NPD1 in Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells. The Ochsner Journal Spring 2008(8): 39-43

 

D. Espinosa-Heidmann*, M.A. Reinoso*, Y. Pina, K. Csaky, A. Caicedo,  S.W. Cousins. Quantitative Enumeration of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells and Endothelial Cells Derived from Bone Marrow Precursors in Experimental Choroidal Neovascularization. Experimental Eye Research. 2005 Mar;80(3):369-78. *to be considered first authors

Additional Info

LANGUAGES:

Spanish and English

HONORS:

2008-09  Chief Resident
LSU/Ochsner Ophthalmology Residency Program
New Orleans

2008 Chosen to attend the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Resident and Faculty Retreat, Denver CO

2007, 2008  Resident Research Awards
LSU/Ochsner Ophthalmology Residency Program

2006 Intern of the Year
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
New Orleans

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Ophthalmology

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Society of Retina Specialists

New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology