Dr. Philip L. Hooper

Philip HooperPhilip L. Hooper MD, FRCS(C)

Ivey Eye Institute
St. Joseph's Hospital
268 Grosvenor Street
London, Ontario N6A 4V2
Phone: 519.646.6100 x.58312
Fax: 519.646.6160

Specialty: Vitreo Retinal Surgery
Clinical Focus: Uveitis and Retinal Diseases
Residency: Western University

Fellowship (Institution):
Uveitis and Cornea,
Doheny Eye Institute, University of Southern California

Uveitis and Retina,
Washington University

Associate Professor


  1. Chaudhary V, Mao A, Hooper P.L., Sheidow T.G.: Triamcinolone Acetonide as Adjunctive Treatment to Verteporphin in Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration: A Prospective Randomized Trial. Ophthalmology, December:114 (12): 2183-2189, 2007
  2. Pirbhai A, Sheidow T, Hooper P: Prospective evaluation of digital non-stereo color fundus photography as a screening tool in age-related macular degeneration. Am J Ophthalmol. Mar; 139 (3): 455-61, 2005
  3. Sheidow TG, Sexton B, Hooper PL, Heathcote JG: Vitritis as the primary manifestation of graft-versus-host disease: a case report with vitreous cytopathology. Can J Ophthalmol. Oct; 39 (6): 667-71, 2004
  4. Khan ZA, Cukiernik M, Gonder JR, Hooper, PL. Oncofetal fibronectin in diabetic retinopathy.Invest Ophthalmol. Vis Sci. 2004 Jan;45(1):287-95.  
  5. Sub-Tenon's injection for posterior segment surgery. Sheidow, T. G., Gonder, J. R., and Hooper, P. L. Ophthalmology 2001: 108; 1006-1008.  
  6. Expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in uveal melanoma and its correlation with metastasis. Sheidow, T. G., Hooper, P. L., Crukley, C., Young, J., and Heathcote, J. G. Br.J.Ophthalmol. 2000: 84; 750-756.
  7. Digital subtraction fluorescein angiography: a new technique for evaluating choroidal neovascular membranes. Sheidow, T. G., Hooper, P. L., and Bariciak, M. D. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1998: 33; 180-187.  
  8. Diffuse unilateral subacute neuroretinitis syndrome in Canada. Yuen, V. H., Chang, T. S., and Hooper, P. L. Arch.Ophthalmol. 1996: 114; 1279-1282.
  9. Progressive, refractory keratoconjunctivitis associated with lichen planus. Hutnik, C. M., Probst, L. E., Burt, W. L., Hooper, P. L., Tokarewicz, A. C., and Heathcote, J. G. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1995: 30; 211-214.
  10. Effects of Valsalva's manoeuvre on intraocular pressure. Rafuse, P. E., Mills, D. W., Hooper, P. L., Chang, T. S., and Wolf, R. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1994: 29; 73-76.
  11. Management of severe hypotony with intravitreal injection of Healon. Cadera, W., Harding, P. W., Gonder, J. R., and Hooper, P. L. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1993: 28; 236-237.
  12. Primary herpes simplex iridocyclitis with iris atrophy. Chang, T. S., Brewer, L. V., and Hooper, P. L. Arch.Ophthalmol. 1993: 111; 25-26.
  13. Trans-scleral neodymium: YAG retinal photocoagulation in rabbit eyes. Chang, T. S., Hooper, P. L., Gonder, J. R., and Shum, D. Can.J.Ophthalmol. 1992: 27; 326-330.
  14. Triple agent immunosuppression in serpiginous choroiditis. Hooper, P. L. and Kaplan, H. J. Ophthalmology 1991: 98; 944-951. 
  15. Cataract extraction in uveitis patients. Hooper, P. L., Rao, N. A., and Smith, R. E. Surv.Ophthalmol. 1990: 35; 120-144.
  16. Stability of the antiproliferative effect of mitomycin-C after reconstitution. Woo, E., Tingey, D. P., Mackenzie, G., and Hooper, P. J.Glaucoma. 1997: 6; 33-36.  
  17. The wavelength of light governing intraocular immune reactions. Ferguson, T. A., Mahendra, S. L., Hooper, P., and Kaplan, H. J. Invest Ophthalmol.Vis.Sci. 1992: 33; 1788-1795. 
  18. Inhibition of lymphocyte proliferation by resident ocular cells. Hooper, P., Bora, N. S., Kaplan, H. J., and Ferguson, T. A. Curr.Eye Res. 1991: 10; 363-372.