Specialties

Ophthalmology (Board certified since 1999)

At a Glance

  • 1998 Started practicing
  • 18 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Costarides

Anastasios P. Costarides, MD, PhD, is associate professor and Pamela Humphrey Firman Professor of Ophthalmology, in the section of Glaucoma at Emory Eye Center. His clinical practice focuses on the medical and surgical management of patients with glaucoma.

Research interests include oxidative stress in the eye as it pertains particularly to glaucoma, cataract development and corneal endothelial dysfunction. Clinical research interests include the effect of glaucoma and its management on the corneal endothelium. He also evalautes the long term outcomes of glaucoma surgeries.

He has participated in multiple clinical research studies sponsored by both the National Eye Institute and industry. These investigations include the Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study and the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study. These pivotal studies have significantly altered and advanced glaucoma care.

His daily responsibilities include teaching medical students, residents and fellows.

My Clinical Interests

  • cataract surgery
  • glaucoma

Academic Profile

Degree

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

INTERNSHIP

University of Alabama Hospital, Birmingham, AL

Professional Memberships

Georgia Society of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Glaucoma Society

Languages spoken

  • Greek

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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Academic Profile

Degree

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

INTERNSHIP

University of Alabama Hospital, Birmingham, AL

Professional Memberships

Georgia Society of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Glaucoma Society

Languages spoken

  • Greek