Mitchell Drucker, MD

Assoc Professor, College Of Medicine Neurology

Director, College Of Medicine Ophthalmology

Professor, College Of Medicine Neurosurgery

Professor, College Of Medicine Ophthalmology

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

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Academic Phone: (813) 974-4832

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  • MD, University Of Florida, 1981

Research Interests

  • Ischemic Optic Neuropathy, Optic Neuritis, Pseudotumor Cerebri, Myasthenia Gravis, Thyroid Eye Disease

Recent Publications

  • Chen, BH.Drucker, MD.Louis, KM.Richards, DW. Progression of Normal-Tension Glaucoma After Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt to Decrease Cerebrospinal Fluid Pressure. Journal of glaucoma. , 2014.
  • Msukwa, G.Batumba, N.Drucker, M.Menezes, L.Ranjit, R. Maternal and neonatal risk factors associated with vertical transmission of ophthalmia neonatorum in neonates receiving health care in Blantyre, Malawi. Middle East African journal of ophthalmology. 21(3) : 240-3, 2014.
  • Margo, CE.Harman, LE.Drucker, M. The blind photographer. Observations on the bewildering nature of feigned vision loss. Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. 33(4) : 367-9, 2013.
  • 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.
  • Grant, J.Carey, A.Margo, C.Murtagh, R.Drucker, M. The role of lumbar puncture and pressure-lowering therapy for transverse dural sinus thrombosis. Journal of neurosciences in rural practice. 4(Suppl 1) : S106-8, 2013.
  • Witmer, MT.Margo, CE.Drucker, M. Tilted optic disks. Survey of ophthalmology. 55(5) : 403-28, 2010.
  • Agazzi, S.Chang, S.Drucker, MD.Youssef, AS.Van Loveren, HR. Sudden blindness as a complication of percutaneous trigeminal procedures: mechanism analysis and prevention. Journal of neurosurgery. 110(4) : 638-41, 2009.
  • Swartz, NG.Beck, RW.Savino, PJ.Sergott, RC.Bosley, TM.Lam, BL.Drucker, M.Katz, B. Pain in anterior ischemic optic neuropathy. Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. 15(1) : 9-10, 1995.
  • Drucker, MD.Savino, PJ.Sergott, RC.Bosley, TM.Schatz, NJ.Kubilis, PS. Low-contrast letter charts to detect subtle optic [corrected] neuropathies. American journal of ophthalmology. 105(2) : 141-5, 1988.