Victor M. Elner, M.D., Ph.D.

Victor M. Elner, M.D., Ph.D.

Eye Plastic, Orbital & Facial Cosmetic Surgery
Ophthalmic Pathology
Ravitz Foundation Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor, Department of Pathology

Specialty Interests

Evaluation and treatment of eyelid and orbital tumors, thyroid (Graves') eye disease, eyelid and brow ptosis, eyelid malpositions, lacrimal system abnormalities; comprehensive ophthalmic pathology

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  • Referring Physicians: M-LINE, 800-962-3555
  • Academic Office: 734-764-4182
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  • Medical School
    University of Chicago, 1979
  • Residencies
    • Ophthalmology
      University of Chicago, 1982
    • Pathology
      University of Chicago, 1985
  • Fellowships
    • Ophthalmic Pathology
      Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, 1985
    • Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
      University of Wisconsin, 1987

Research Focus

Mechanisms of retinal, orbital, and corneal inflammation and immunity; orbital diseases and tumors; lid and orbital anatomy

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