Christopher A. Girkin, MD, MSPH

Dr. Girkin, associate professor of ophthalmology and director of glaucoma service, department of ophthalmology at Callahan Eye Foundation Hospital, University of Alabama at Birmingham.


Imaging devices may help with glaucoma detection

New York-Some imaging devices may help predict which patients will develop glaucoma, but "they will not supplant clinical assessment of the optic disc by a trained observer," said Christopher A. Girkin, MD, MSPH, to attendees of the Glaucoma 2006 meeting here.