Prof. Chang-sik Kim

About the author

Chang-sik Kim, MD & PhD is a professor of Opthalmology at Chungnam National University Hospital, Daejeon, south Korea. He graduated Chungnam National University College of Medicine and completed a residency in Chungnam national University Hospital. He appointed as a full time faculty of the department of Ophthalmology, Chungnam National University Hospital in 1996. He completed an international glaucoma research fellowship in Hospitals and Clinics of University of Iowa, from 1999 to 2000.

He is a member of Korean Ophthalmology Society (since 1990), Korean Glaucoma Society (since 1997), and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) since 1988. His research interests include glaucoma surgery and wound healing, Glaucoma drainage device, epidemiology and genetics in glaucoma.

Global Medical Discovery featured article: Changes in corneal endothelial cell density and the cumulative risk of corneal decompensation after Ahmed glaucoma valve implantation