Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Angelo P Tanna, MD

Angelo P Tanna, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Director of Glaucoma in the Department of Ophthalmology

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Focus of Work


Clinical interests: Glaucoma and cataract. Normal-Tension Glaucoma, Pigmentary Glaucoma, Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma. Early Diagnosis of Glaucoma. Research interets: Selective Perimetry for the Early Diagnosis of Glaucoma, Optic Nerve and Retinal Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging, Tonometry, Efficacy and Safety of Glaucoma Medications, Epidemiology of Glaucoma.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons (1994)
  • Internship: Graduate Hospital, in affiliation with the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (1995)
  • Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital (1998)
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital (1999)
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology



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