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Eugene A. Lowry, MD

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Dr. Lowry is a board-certified ophthalmologist since 2020. He obtained his Medical Doctorate Degree with distinction from UC San Francisco and stayed at UCSF to complete his residency training in ophthalmology. After residency, he completed an additional subspecialty, fellowship training in glaucoma at the Devers Eye Institute of Legacy Health and Casey Eye Institute of OregonHealth and Science University in Portland. He graduated with Honors from StanfordUniversity with a major in human biology and minor in chemistry. He has over a dozen first-author publications in the peer-reviewed academic literature. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology as well as the American Glaucoma Society.

Complete Curriculum Vitae


July 2018-2019
Glaucoma Fellowship at Casey Eye Institute and Devers Eye Institute, Portland, OR


Resident in Ophthalmology, University of California San


Internal Medicine Intern, Alameda County Medical Center-Highland Hospital


University of California, San Francisco MD Distinction in Research


Clinical and Translational Research Pathway Fellowship at UCSF


2004-2008 Stanford University BA Honors and Distinction

Human Biology
Minor: Chemistry


Certified Bilingual Spanish Speaking Provider by ALTA Language Services based on Clinician Cultural and Linguistic Assessment (CCLA).



Lowry EA, Mansberger SL, Gardiner SK, Yang H, Sanchez F, Reynaud J, Demirel S, Burgoyne CF, Fortune B. Association of Optic Nerve Head Prelaminar Schisis With Glaucoma. Am J Ophthalmol. 2021 Mar;223:246-258. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2020.10.021. Epub 2020 Nov 6. PMID: 33166501.


Lowry EA, Sanders DS. Hypertension Management and Glaucoma: Hypothesizing Causes in Correlational Data. Ophthalmology. 2021 Mar;128(3):401-402. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2020.10.020. PMID: 33612165.


Wu F, Schallhorn JM, Lowry EA. Refractive status during pregnancy in the United States: results from NHANES 2005-2008. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2020;258(3):663‐667. 


Eppley SE, Mansberger SL, Ramanathan S, Lowry EA. Characteristics Associated with Adherence to Annual Dilated Eye Examinations among US Patients with Diagnosed Diabetes. Ophthalmology. 2019;126(11):1492‐1499. doi:10.1016/j.ophtha.2019.05.033


Lowry, EA. , Li, J. , Kasi, S. , Blumberg, S. , Morjaria, P. , Schallhorn, S. and Naseri, A. (2019) The Effect of Anterior Corneal Astigmatism Orientation on Toric Intraocular Lens Outcomes. Open Journal of Ophthalmology, 9, 84-93.


Lowry EA, Chansangpetch S, Lin SC. Use of Topical Intraocular Pressure-lowering Medications in the US Population: Results From the NHANES Study 1999 to 2014. J Glaucoma. 2019;28(9):772‐776.


Lowry EA, Mansberger SL. Characteristics of patients receiving treatment who deny A diagnosis glaucoma or elevated intraocular pressure in the united states. J Glaucoma. 2018.


Lowry EA, Kalin-Hajdu E, Kersten RC, Vagefi MR. Acute Vision Loss From Dacryocystitis. JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online August 09, 2018.


Lowry EA, Nguyen V, Daien V, Barthelmes D, Gillies MC. Outcomes in Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration when Neovascular Activity Uncertain: Observational Study. Ophthalmology Retina. 2018; 2(6):531-538.


Hennein L, Hou J, Stewart JM, Lowry EA, Jiang Z, Enanoria W, Han Y. Comparison of surgical outcome after ahmed valve implantation for patients with and without fluocinolone intravitreal implant (retisert). J Glaucoma. 2016;25(9):e772-6.


*Lowry EA, *Hou J, Hennein L, et al. Comparison of peristat online perimetry with the humphrey perimetry in a clinic-based setting. Transl Vis Sci Technol. 2016;5(4): doi:10.1167/tvst.5.4.4.


Lowry EA, de Alba Campomanes AG. Cost-effectiveness of school-based eye examinations in preschoolers referred for follow-up from visual screening. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):658-664.


Lowry EA, de Alba Campomanes AG. Efficient referral thresholds in autorefraction-based preschool screening. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015;159(6):1180-1187.e3.


Lowry EA, Wang W, Nyong'o O. Objective vision screening in 3-year-old children at a multispecialty practice. J AAPOS. 2015;19(1):16-20.


Lowry EA, Greninger D, Porco TC, Naseri A, Stamper RL, Han Y. Laser Trabeculoplasty: A Comparison of Resident-Performed Argon and Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in Patients with Open-Angle Glaucoma. Journal of Glaucoma. 2015.


*Lowry EA, *Menda S, Porco TC, Stamper RL, Rubin MR, Naseri A, Han Y. Ex-PRESS outcomes using mitomycin-C, ologen alone, ologen with 5-fluorouracil. Int Ophthalmol. 2014.


Lowry EA, de Alba Campomanes AG. Unilateral Morning Glory Disc Anomaly With Ipsilateral Limbal Dermoids. Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. 2014:51:e37-39.   


Lowry EA, Lui R, Enanoria W, Keenan J, de Alba Campomanes AG. Repeat Retinomax Screening Changes Positive Predictive Value. Journal of AAPOS. 2014; 18(1):45-49.


*Lowry EA, *Greninger DA, Porco TC, Naseri A, Stamper RL, Han Y. Resident-Performed Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in Patients with Open-angle Glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014;132(4):403-408.


Lowry EA, Porco TC, Naseri A. Cost Analysis of Virtual-reality Phacoemulsification Simulation in Ophthalmology Training Programs. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2013;39(10):1616-1617. 




Lowry EA, McKinnon S, Ou Y,. Chapter 75: Neuroprotection in Glaucoma. Chandler and Grant’s Glaucoma, Sixth Edition. SLACK Inc; Thorofare, NJ; 2021.

* denotes co-first-authorship papers



Lowry EA, Ianchulev S, Han Y. Perimetry Comes Online. Glaucoma Today. July/August 2017: 44-45.


Sarkisian S, Gallardo M, Lowry EA, Mansberger SL, Sheybani A. Ocular Inflammation and Secondary Glaucoma.Glaucoma Today.March/April 2019.




Lowry EA, Mansberger SL, Gardiner SK, Yang H, Sanchez F, Sanders D, Demirel S, Burgoyne CF, Fortune B.Optic Nerve Head Schisis: A sign of glaucomatous deformation? ARVO annual conference. May 2019.


Lowry EA, Chansangatch S, Lin SC. Use of Topical Intraocular Pressure Lowering Medications in the UnitedStates Population: Results from the NHANES study 1999-2014.ARVO annual conference. May 2018.


Wu F, Schallhorn J, Lowry EA.Refractive status during pregnancy in the United States: NHANES 2005-2008.ARVO annual conference. May 2018


Lowry EA, Nguyen V, Daien V, Barthelmes D, Gillies MC. Outcomes in Neovascular Age-Related macular degeneration when Neovascular Activity Uncertain: Observational Study. AAO annual conference. November 2017.


Lowry EA, Kasi S, Blumber S, Morjaria P, Schallhorn S, Naseri A. The Effect of Corneal Astigmatism Orientation on Toric Intraocular Lens Outcomes.ARVO annual conference. May 2016.


Koo, EB, Lowry EA, de Alba AG. Amblyopia Risk Factors in Premature Patients. ARVO annual conference. May 2015.


Lowry EA, de Alba A. Cost-Effectiveness of School-Based Eye Examinations in Preschoolers Who Fail VisionScreening. AAO annual conference. October 2014

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