Miguel A Materin MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology) and of Ophthalmology and Visual Science; Director of Ophthalmic Oncology

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchCancer Center, Yale: Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Program; Cancer Genetics & GenomicsOphthalmology and Visual Science: Eye Center, Yale; Ophthalmic Oncology; Patient Care Faculty

Research Interests

Role of cytogenetics in ocular oncology for diagnosis and prognosis; Improving diagnostic and treatment methods for eye tumors more...


  • M.D., Buenos Aires Natl. Univ., 1983

Selected Publications

  • Role of cytogenetics in management of uveal melanoma. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008 March: vol 126 (3): 416-419. Shields JA, Shields CL, Materin MA, Sato T, Ganguly A.
  • Optical coherence tomography of optic disk melanocytoma in 15 cases. Retina. 28:441-446, 2008. Shields CL, Perez B, Benavides R, Materin MA, Shields JA.
  • Optical coherence tomography of choroidal osteoma in 22 cases: evidence for photoreceptor atrophy over the decalcified portion of the tumor. Ophthalmology. 2007 Dec114(12):e53-8. Shields CL, Perez B, Materin MA, Mehta S, Shields JA.



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