Anthony Nanlin Kuo


Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 2351 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: (919) 684-3799
  • 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

  • Hagan, K; DuBose, T; Cunefare, D; Waterman, G; Park, J; Simmerer, C; Kuo, AN; McNabb, RP; Izatt, JA; Farsiu, S, Multimodal handheld adaptive optics scanning laser ophthalmoscope., Opt Lett, vol 45 no. 17 (2020), pp. 4940-4943 [10.1364/OL.402392] [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, vol 104 no. 9 (2020), pp. 1239-1245 [10.1136/bjophthalmol-2019-315020] [abs].
  • Shen, JF; Deng, S; Hammersmith, KM; Kuo, AN; Li, JY; Weikert, MP; Shtein, RM, Intraocular Lens Implantation in the Absence of Zonular Support: An Outcomes and Safety Update: A Report by the American Academy of Ophthalmology., Ophthalmology, vol 127 no. 9 (2020), pp. 1234-1258 [10.1016/j.ophtha.2020.03.005] [abs].
  • Keller, B; Draelos, M; Zhou, K; Qian, R; Kuo, AN; Konidaris, G; Hauser, K; Izatt, JA, Optical Coherence Tomography-Guided Robotic Ophthalmic Microsurgery via Reinforcement Learning from Demonstration, Ieee Transactions on Robotics, vol 36 no. 4 (2020), pp. 1207-1218 [10.1109/TRO.2020.2980158] [abs].
  • Draelos, M; Tang, G; Keller, B; Kuo, A; Hauser, K; Izatt, JA, Optical Coherence Tomography Guided Robotic Needle Insertion for Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty., Ieee Trans Biomed Eng, vol 67 no. 7 (2020), pp. 2073-2083 [10.1109/TBME.2019.2954505] [abs].