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Ophthalmologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department + Services
Clinical Focus Areas
Adult and adolescent glaucoma care, the medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma including minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, cataract care
Research Focus Areas
Minimally invasive surgical techniques, imaging of the optic nerve head, applications of OCT angiography in glaucoma
Seeing Patients In
Wellesley Hills, 781-237-6770
|Programs + Specialties
|Training + Education
Tufts University School of Medicine; Residency: Tufts New England Eye Center
Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
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Tufts Medical Center
Biewend Building, 10th Floor
260 Tremont St.
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866
New England Eye Center - Wellesley
1 Washington Street
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
Phone #: 781-237-6770
Fax #: 781-237-4727
Astrid C. Werner & Lucy Q. Shen (2019) A Review of OCT Angiography in Glaucoma, Semi-nars in Ophthalmology, DOI: 10.1080/08820538.2019.1620807
Werner, A., Laver, N., Landmann, D., Primary Cutaneous Follicle Center Lymphoma of the Eyelid: A Case Report and Review of the Literature in Light of Recent Changes to the WHO Classification of Lymphoid Neoplasms, Ocular Oncology and Pathology, DOI: 10.1159/000491381
Carroll, T., Werner, A., Nahikian, K., and Dezube, A., Rethinking the Laryngopharyngeal Re- flux Treatment Algorithm: Evaluating an Alternate Empiric Dosing Regimen and Considering Upfront, pH-Impedance and Manometry Testing in an Effort to Minimize Cost in Treating Suspect Layngopharyngeal Reflux Disease, The Laryngoscope, Oct 2017.
Werner, A., Baumal, C., Hedges, T., Vuong, L., Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syn- drome Causing Progressive Optic Nerve Edema in Cryptococcal Meningitis, Retinal Cases and Brief Reports, March 2017,1935-1089.
Quyyumi, AA., Waller, EK., Murrow, J., Esteves, F., Galt, J., Oshinski, J., Lerakis, S., Sher, S., Vaughan, D., Perin, E., Willerson, J., Kereiakes, D., Gersh, BJ., Gregory, D., Werner, A., Moss, T., Chan, WS., Preti, R., Pecora, AL., CD34(+) cell infusion after ST elevation myocardial infarction is associated with improved perfusion and is dose dependent. Am Heart J., 2011 Jan; 161(1):98-105.
Astrid C. Werner, MD is a member of the New England Eye Center’s Glaucoma and Cataract Service, and Director of the Comprehensive Ophthalmology Service. Board certified in ophthalmology, Dr. Werner completed her ophthalmology residency at the New England Eye Center/Tufts Medical Center followed by a Glaucoma Fellowship at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary.
Prior to residency, Dr. Werner attended medical school at the Tufts University School of Medicine followed by an internship in the Internal Medicine Department at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. She is originally from New Jersey, and completed her undergraduate studies at Princeton University.
Dr. Werner’s clinical interests include adult and adolescent glaucoma care, the medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma including minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, and cataract surgery.
She will be seeing patients at the New England Eye Center at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA and at our office in Wellesley, MA.
American Glaucoma Society
American Academy of Ophthalmology