Dr. Larry H. Allen

Larry H. AllenLarry H. Allen MD., MB., FRCS(C)

Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Oculoplastics

Ivey Eye Institute
St. Joseph's Hospital
268 Grosvenor Street
London, ON N6A 4V2
Phone: 519.646.6100 x.66366
Fax: 519.646.6418

Specialty: Oculo-Plastics-Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Clinical Focus: Lacrimal, Oculoplastics, Orbit Disease and Surgery, Trauma, Oncology, Reconstruction
Residency: Western University
Fellowship (Institution):
Orbit and Oculoplastics, University of British Columbia
Oculoplastics, Moorefields Eye Hospital, London, England

Appointment: Associate Professor 


  1. Orbital Apex Syndrome Secondary to Penetrating Tobogganing Trauma. Jackman C, Nimigan A, Teichman J, Allen L, Bains R/ Clinical and Surgical Journal of Ophthalmology, 25:3, 2007.
  2. Giant Cell Arteritis presenting with Aortic Aneurysm, normal Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate, and Normal C-reactive Protein. Raja MK, Proulx A, Allen LH. Canadian Journal Ophthalmology, Feb. 2007 42(1): 136-7.
  3. The White-eyed Medial Blowout Fracture. Tse R, Allen L, Matic D. Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, January 2007 119(1): 277-86.
  4. Bilateral Complete Isolated Cryptophthalmos: a case report. Egier D, Allen L, Siu V. Ophthalmic Genet. Dec 2005, 26(4), 185-9.Intervention within days for some orbital floor fractures: the white-eyed blowout. Jordan, D. R., Allen, L. H., White, J., Harvey, J., Pashby, R., and Esmaeli, B. Ophthal.Plast.Reconstr.Surg. 1998: 14; 379-390.
  5. Vicryl-mesh wrap for the implantation of hydroxyapatite orbital implants: an animal model. Jordan, D. R., Ells, A., Brownstein, S., Munro, S. M., Grahovac, S. Z., Raymond, F., Gilberg, S. M., and Allen, L. H. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1995: 30; 241-246.
  6. The use of Vicryl mesh (polyglactin 910) for implantation of hydroxyapatite orbital implants. Jordan, D. R., Allen, L. H., Ells, A., Gilberg, S., Brownstein, S., Munro, S., Grahovac, S., and Raymond, F. Ophthal.Plast.Reconstr.Surg. 1995: 11; 95-99.
  7. An animal model studying reconstruction techniques and histopathological changes in repair of canalicular lacerations. Conlon, M. R., Smith, K. D., Cadera, W., Shum, D., and Allen, L. H. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1994: 29; 3-8.
  8. Reversal of poorly controlled glaucoma on diagnosis and treatment of hypothyroidism. Smith, K. D., Tevaarwerk, G. J., and Allen, L. H. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1992: 27; 345-347.   
  9. Four-snip procedure for involutional lower lid entropion: modification of Quickert and Jones procedures. Allen, L. H. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1991: 26; 139-143.   
  10. Congenital eyelid retraction. Collin, J. R., Allen, L., and Castronuovo, S. Br.J.Ophthalmol. 1990: 74; 542-544.   
  11. The role of tissue expanders in an anophthalmic animal model. Lo, A. K., Colcleugh, R. G., Allen, L., Van Wyck, L., and Bite, U. Plast.Reconstr.Surg. 1990: 86; 399-408.   
  12. Orbital pseudotumors. Brown, D. H., MacRae, D. L., and Allen, L. H. J.Otolaryngol. 1988: 17; 164-168.