Pinakin Davey

Dr. Davey is a tenured Professor at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Optometry, received his Bachelor of Science in Optometry from the Elite School of Optometry, India (1999). He received his Ph.D. from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, England, in the area of corneal measurements and its influence on glaucoma (2003). His post-doctoral research fellowship was focused on improving imaging techniques in glaucoma at the University of Louisville (2003-2006). He graduated with Doctor of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in 2010. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry since 2003. Dr. Davey has authored over 40 journal publications, and has given over 100 conference and invited presentations both nationally and internationally. He is an editorial board member for 10 journals and additionally a reviewer for 15 journals in the fields of ophthalmology, optometry and biomedical sciences. Dr. Davey serves as a grant reviewer for the National Institute of Health of Scotland, Medical Research Council and The College of Optometrists, United Kingdom.

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This book summarizes current literature about research and clinical science in glaucoma and it is a synopsis and translation of the research conducted by individuals who are known in each of their respective areas. The book is divided into two broad sections: basic science and clinical science. The basic science section examines bench- and animal-modeling research in an attempt to understand the pathogenesis of glaucoma. The clinical science section addresses various diagnostic issues and the medical, laser and surgical techniques used in glaucoma management.

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