Anthony Nanlin Kuo


Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Contact Information

  • Office Location: Aeri Bldg 2351 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: (919) 684-5769
  • Email Address:


  • Duke University, 2008
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2006
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2005
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2003
  • M.D. Vanderbilt University, 2002

Courses Taught

  • BME 494: Projects in Biomedical Engineering (GE)
  • PHYSICS 495: Thesis Independent Study

Representative Publications

  • Shtein, RM; Shen, JF; Kuo, AN; Hammersmith, KM; Li, JY; Weikert, MP, Autologous Serum-Based Eye Drops for Treatment of Ocular Surface Disease: A Report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology., Ophthalmology, vol 127 no. 1 (2020), pp. 128-133 [10.1016/j.ophtha.2019.08.018] [abs].
  • Liu, AS; Brown, DM; Conn, RE; McNabb, RP; Pardue, MT; Kuo, AN, Topography and pachymetry maps for mouse corneas using optical coherence tomography., Exp Eye Res, vol 190 (2020) [10.1016/j.exer.2019.107868] [abs].
  • Khaled, ML; Bykhovskaya, Y; Gu, C; Liu, A; Drewry, MD; Chen, Z; Mysona, BA; Parker, E; McNabb, RP; Yu, H; Lu, X; Wang, J; Li, X; Al-Muammar, A; Rotter, JI; Porter, LF; Estes, A; Watsky, MA; Smith, SB; Xu, H; Abu-Amero, KK; Kuo, A; Shears, SB; Rabinowitz, YS; Liu, Y, PPIP5K2 and PCSK1 are Candidate Genetic Contributors to Familial Keratoconus., Scientific Reports, vol 9 no. 1 (2019) [10.1038/s41598-019-55866-5] [abs].
  • Lim, LS; Matsumura, S; Htoon, HM; Tian, J; Lim, SB; Sensaki, S; Chen, C; Hilal, S; Wong, TY; Cheng, CY; Kuo, A; Saw, SM, MRI of posterior eye shape and its associations with myopia and ethnicity., British Journal of Ophthalmology (2019) [10.1136/bjophthalmol-2019-315020] [abs].
  • Zhang, W; Pasricha, ND; Kuo, AN; Vann, RR, Influence of corneal diameter on surgically induced astigmatism in small-incision cataract surgery., Can J Ophthalmol, vol 54 no. 5 (2019), pp. 556-559 [10.1016/j.jcjo.2018.12.013] [abs].