Peter Pavan, MD

Chair, College Of Medicine Ophthalmology

Professor & Chair, College Of Medicine Ophthalmology

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd.
MDC 21
Tampa, FL 33612-4742

Academic Email: ppavan@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone: (813) 974-1530

Education

  • MD, Medicine, Harvard University, 1972

Research Interests

  • Research interests (studies) include:
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration (VIEW-1)(Re-VIEW)
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (RISE)
  • Ocular Complications of AIDS (LSOCA)
  • Uveitis (MUST)
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion (RVO (VIBRANT)
  • Geographic Atrophy (BAM)

Recent Publications

  • Gapsis, BC.Ranjit, RU.Malavade, S.Carey, A.Murtagh, R.Drucker, MD.Pavan, PR. Spontaneous resolution of ophthalmologic symptoms following bilateral traumatic carotid cavernous fistulae. Digital journal of ophthalmology : DJO / sponsored by Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. 19(2) : 33-8, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24109248
  • Witmer, MT.Pavan, PR.Fouraker, BD.Levy-Clarke, GA. Acute retinal necrosis associated optic neuropathy. Acta ophthalmologica. , 2010. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20645925
  • Pavan, PR. Endophthalmitis: management 25 years ago. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.). 26(6 Suppl) : S45-6, 2006. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16832299
  • Malone, JI.Morrison, AD.Pavan, PR.Cuthbertson, DD. Prevalence and significance of retinopathy in subjects with type 1 diabetes of less than 5 years' duration screened for the diabetes control and complications trial. Diabetes care. 24(3) : 522-6, 2001. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11289479
  • Ormerod, LD.Skolnick, KA.Menosky, MM.Pavan, PR.Pon, DM. Retinal and choroidal manifestations of cat-scratch disease. Ophthalmology. 105(6) : 1024-31, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9627652
  • Arango, JL.Pavan, PR. Diabetic retinopathy treatment trials: a review. International ophthalmology clinics. 38(2) : 123-54, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9604742
  • Ormerod, LD.Larkin, JA.Margo, CA.Pavan, PR.Menosky, MM.Haight, DO.Nadler, JP.Yangco, BG.Friedman, SM.Schwartz, R.Sinnott, JT. Rapidly progressive herpetic retinal necrosis: a blinding disease characteristic of advanced AIDS. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 26(1) : 34-45; discussion 46-7, 1998. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9455507
  • Grizzard, WS.Kirk, NM.Pavan, PR.Antworth, MV.Hammer, ME.Roseman, RL. Perforating ocular injuries caused by anesthesia personnel. Ophthalmology. 98(7) : 1011-6, 1991. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1891206
  • Biersdorf, WR.Malone, JI.Pavan, PR.Lowitt, S. Cone electroretinograms and visual acuities of diabetic patients on sorbinil treatment. Documenta ophthalmologica. Advances in ophthalmology. 69(3) : 247-54, 1988. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3168726
  • Margo, CE.Pavan, PR.Groden, LR. Chronic vitritis with macrophagic inclusions. A sequela of treated endophthalmitis due to a coryneform bacterium. Ophthalmology. 95(2) : 156-61, 1988. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3050675
  • Goldstein, BG.Pavan, PR. 'Blow-outs' in the retinal pigment epithelium. The British journal of ophthalmology. 71(9) : 676-81, 1987. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3484371
  • Margo, CE.Pavan, PR.Gendelman, D.Gragoudas, E. Bilateral melanocytic uveal tumors associated with systemic non-ocular malignancy. Malignant melanomas or benign paraneoplastic syndrome? Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.). 7(3) : 137-41, 1987. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3423428
  • Pavan, PR.Aiello, LM.Wafai, MZ.Briones, JC.Sebestyen, JG.Bradbury, MJ. Optic disc edema in juvenile-onset diabetes. Archives of ophthalmology. 98(12) : 2193-5, 1980. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6160838
  • Wise, TG.Pavan, PR.Ennis, FA. Herpes simplex virus vaccines. The Journal of infectious diseases. 136(5) : 706-11, 1977. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/199677
  • Pavan, PR.Ennis, FA. The elimination of herpes simplex plaques by antibody and the emergence of resistant strains. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950). 118(6) : 2167-75, 1977. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/193992
  • Pavan, PR. Laboratory techniques in ocular virology. International ophthalmology clinics. 15(4) : 1-18, 1975. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/773878