Linda Nakanishi

Linda Nakanishi, MD MPH

Director, College of Medicine Ophthalmology

Assistant Professor, College of Medicine Ophthalmology

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

Academic Email:

Academic Phone:(813) 974-5853


  • MPH, Tulane Univ School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1990
  • MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1990

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Women & Children's Health

Research Interests

  • Adult and Pediatric Strabismus
  • Adult and Pediatric Cataracts

Recent Publications

  • Verderber S, Gardner L, Islam D, Nakanishi L. Elderly Persons’ Appraisal of the Zoological Environment. Environment and Behavior. 20(4) : 492-507, 1988.