Anthony Nanlin Kuo


Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Contact Information

  • Office Location: Aeri Bldg 2351 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: (919) 684-5769
  • Email Address:
  • Websites:


  • Duke University, 2008
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2006
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2005
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2003
  • M.D. Vanderbilt University, 2002

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

    Courses Taught

    • BME 394: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
    • BME 493: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
    • BME 494: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
    • PHYSICS 495: Thesis Independent Study

    In the News

    Representative Publications

    • Zhang, W; Pasricha, ND; Kuo, AN; Vann, RR, Influence of corneal diameter on surgically induced astigmatism in small-incision cataract surgery., Can J Ophthalmol, vol 54 no. 5 (2019), pp. 556-559 [10.1016/j.jcjo.2018.12.013] [abs].
    • Shtein, RM; Shen, JF; Kuo, AN; Hammersmith, KM; Li, JY; Weikert, MP, Autologous Serum-Based Eye Drops for Treatment of Ocular Surface Disease: A Report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology., Ophthalmology (2019) [10.1016/j.ophtha.2019.08.018] [abs].
    • Matsumura, S; Kuo, AN; Saw, S-M, An Update of Eye Shape and Myopia., Eye Contact Lens, vol 45 no. 5 (2019), pp. 279-285 [10.1097/ICL.0000000000000571] [abs].
    • Qian, R; Huang, W-F; McNabb, RP; Zhou, KC; Liu, QH; Kuo, AN; Izatt, JA, Ocular anterior chamber blood cell population differentiation using spectroscopic optical coherence tomography., Biomedical Optics Express, vol 10 no. 7 (2019), pp. 3281-3300 [10.1364/BOE.10.003281] [abs].
    • Draelos, M; Ortiz, P; Qian, R; Keller, B; Hauser, K; Kuo, A; Izatt, J, Automatic optical coherence tomography imaging of stationary and moving eyes with a robotically-aligned scanner, Proceedings Ieee International Conference on Robotics and Automation, vol 2019-May (2019), pp. 8897-8903 [10.1109/ICRA.2019.8793524] [abs].