Tony N. Pira, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

Tony Pira
617.414.2040
85 E. Concord St

Biography

Tony Pira, MD is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Boston University School of Medicine. He has been honored for his teaching and has received both the Behrooz Koleni, M.D. Resident Educator Award and the Outstanding Instructor Award twice. Furthermore, he has mentored sixteen residents, all of who have gone on to have success in their medical careers.
In the past, he has served as an Investigator, Eye Examiner, Ophthalmic Lead, and committee co-chair. Currently, he is a member of the Massachusetts Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons, the New England Ophthalmologic Society, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Education

  • Stanford University School of Medicine, MD
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, BS

Publications

  • Published on 3/1/2011

    Ghafouri RH, Lee I, Freitag SK, Pira TN. Bilateral orbital bone infarction in sickle-cell disease. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Mar-Apr; 27(2):e26-7. PMID: 20577135.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2010

    Ghafouri R, Liang S, Pira TN. Elevated Intraocular Pressure During Cataract Surgery. The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2010 Annual Meeting. 2010.

  • Published on 1/1/2003

    Pira TN, Custer PL. Comprehensive Ophthalmology. Blepharoptosis Following Intraocular Surgery. Anshan. Tunbridge Wells. 2003; 97-102.

  • Published on 1/1/2002

    Pira TN, Custer PL. Increased radiation exposure of the lower lid from reflected ultraviolet light from the cornea: a computational analysis. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). 2002.

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