Specialties

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology (Board certified since 2004)

At a Glance

  • 2002 Started practicing
  • 16 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Biousse

Valérie Biousse, MD, holds a Cyrus H. Stoner Professorship in Ophthalmology, and is a professor of neuro-ophthalmology, at Emory Eye Center and is a professor of Neurology, Emory School of Medicine.

National Recognition

Dr. Biousse is a fellow of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society and of the French Society of Neurology and a member of the American Neurological Association, and multiple other national and international societies, including the American Academies of Ophthalmology and Neurology. She serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology. She currently also serves on the board of directors as Vice President of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. She has more than 300 publications, including scientific articles, book chapters and books, including the primary textbook Neuro-Ophthalmology and Walsh & Hoyt’s Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology, 6th Edition, 2005, and the practical textbook Neuro-Ophthalmology Illustrated (Thieme, 2009 and 2016), a valuable resource for practitioners who have patients with disorders of vision and the brain. Neuro-Ophthalmology Illustrated received the British Medical Association best book of the year award in 2016 (category Neurology) and the “PROSE award” from the American Association of Publishers in 2017. Dr. Biousse regularly lectures throughout the world. Her current research focuses on four primary areas: (1) idiopathic intracranial hypertension, (2) the use of non-mydriatic fundus photography for the diagnosis of neuro-ophthalmic disease in various clinical settings, (3) diagnostic errors and referral patterns in neuro-ophthalmology, and (4) ocular manifestations of cerebrovascular diseases.

She is named into the “Top Doctors” category within the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the category neuro-ophthalmology. As such, she is rated in the top 1% of doctors ranked in the United States. She is also listed in Atlanta magazine’s “Top Doctors.”

My Clinical Interests

  • Optic nerve disorders

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Pitie-Salpetriere Medical School, Paris, France
1988

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
1999

RESIDENCY

University of Paris, Paris, France
1994

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
2002

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (on the board of directors)

French Society of Ophthalmology (representative for the USA)

French Society of Neurology

Languages spoken

  • French

Honors & Awards

“Top Doctors” in rankings in the category neuro-ophthalmology since 2011
U.S. News & World Report

“Top Doctors” since 2011 specialty: neuro-ophthalmology and ophthalmology
Atlanta magazine

Young investigator award
North American Neuro-ophthalmology Society

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Eye Center, Clifton Campus

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg B
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-778-2020
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Ratings & Reviews

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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Pitie-Salpetriere Medical School, Paris, France
1988

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
1999

RESIDENCY

University of Paris, Paris, France
1994

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
2002

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (on the board of directors)

French Society of Ophthalmology (representative for the USA)

French Society of Neurology

Languages spoken

  • French

Honors & Awards

“Top Doctors” in rankings in the category neuro-ophthalmology since 2011
U.S. News & World Report

“Top Doctors” since 2011 specialty: neuro-ophthalmology and ophthalmology
Atlanta magazine

Young investigator award
North American Neuro-ophthalmology Society