Karan H. Patel, M.D.

Education:

Residency
2016 – 2019
Ophthalmology Kresge Eye Institute/Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Internship
2015 – 2016
Transitional Year Internship
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI

Medical School
2011 – 2015
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Post-Baccalaureate
2009 – 2010
Pre-Medical Studies
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Masters
2008 – 2009
Master of Engineering in Space Systems Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Undergraduate
2004 – 2008
BSE, Aerospace Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


Honors and Awards:

2014
John K. Robinson Research Grant

2009
University of Michigan – Mr. Engineer

2004
Eagle Scout Award – Boy Scouts of America

Peer-Reviewed Journals and Publications:

Trakhtenberg EF, Wang Y, Morkin MI, Fernandez SG, Mlacker GM, Shechter JM, Liu X, Patel KH, Lapins A, Yang S, Dombrowski SM, Goldberg JL: Regulating Set-β’s Subcellular Localization Toggles Its Function between Inhibiting and Promoting Axon Growth and Regeneration. J Neurosci 34(21): 7361-74, 2014. PM24849368/PMC4028506

Trakhtenberg EF, Morkin MI, Patel KH, Fernandez SG, Sang A, Shaw P, Liu X, Wang Y, Mlacker GM, Gao H, Velmeshev D, Dombrowski SM, Vitek MP, Goldberg JL: The N-terminal Set-β Protein Isoform Induces Neuronal Death. J Biol Chem 290(21): 13417-26, 2015. PM25833944/PMC4505589

Tenzel PA, Patel K, Erickson BP, Shriver EM, Grunebaum LD, Alabiad CR, Lee WW, Wester ST: Split face evaluation of long-pulsed non-ablative 1,064 nm Nd:YAG laser for treatment of direct browplasty scars. Lasers Surg Med 48(8): 742-747, 2016. PM27505684

Trakhtenberg EF, Pita-Thomas W, Fernandez SG, Patel KH, Venugopalan P, Shechter JM, Morkin MI, Galvao J, Liu X, Dombrowski SM, Goldberg JL: Serotonin receptor 2C regulates neurite growth and is necessary for normal retinal processing of visual information. Dev Neurobiol 77(4): 419-437, 2017.
PM26999672

Abstracts:

Pita-Thomas DW, Trakhtenberg EF, Morkin MI, Fernandez S, Wang Y, Mlacker GM, Shechter JM, Liu X, Patel KH, Yang S, Chou T, Dombrowski SM, Roper S, Porciatti V, Caicedo A, and Goldberg JL.: Serotonin modulates retinal ganglion cell axon growth and excitability through developmentally regulated
serotonin receptor 2C, 2013.

Patel KH, Tenzel PA, Erickson BP, Lee WW, Wester ST: Evaluation of non-ablative laser for the treatment of direct brow lift scars, 2014.

Patel KH, Trakhtenberg EF, Wang Y, Morkin MI, Fernandez S, Mlacker GM, Gupta K, Dombrowski S, Liu X, Goldberg JL: Set-β regulates retinal ganglion cells’ neurite growth and optic nerve regeneration, 2014.

Patel KH, Yang W, Pantanelli SM, Perez VL: Penetrating Keratoplasty Outcomes in the Setting of Autoimmune Disease, 2016.

















Professional Memberships:

2016 – Present
American Academy of Ophthalmology

2016 – Present
American Medical Association

2016 – Present
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology



Academic and Clinical Appointments:

2019 – 2021
Clinical Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Michigan

2019 – 2021
Staff Ophthalmologist, Veteran Affairs Hospital Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI

Teaching Activities:

7/2020
Cataract Surgery. Medical Student Lecture Series: Kellogg Eye Center, Ann Arbor, MI
4/2019
Toric Intraocular Lenses. Morbidity and Mortality: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
2/2019
Secondary Intraocular Lens Fixation. Fry Lectureship: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
2/2019
Optics. OKAP Lecture Series: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
9/2018
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease. Grand Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
8/2018
External Diseases and the Cornea. Program Director Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute,
Detroit, MI
2/2018
Optics. OKAP Lecture Series: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
2/2018
The Case of the Misaligned Toric Intraocular Lens. Grand Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
1/2018
Advances in Ophthalmic Imaging: Paracentral Acute Middle Maculopathy. Wainstock Lectureship: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
11/2017
Esotropia. Baker Lectureship: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
11/2017
Choroidal Rupture. Grand Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
10/2017
Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia. Grand Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
4/2017
Punctate Inner Choroidopathy. Grand Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
4/2017
Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy. Fluorescein Angiography Conference: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
1/2017
Corneal Topography and the Pentacam. Program Director Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI
2/2016
Interstitial Keratitis. Grand Rounds: Kresge Eye Institute, Detroit, MI





















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Troutdale, OR 97060
(503) 255-2291 see more
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Portland, OR 97206
503 777-5546 see more
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Portland, OR 97217
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5050 NE Hoyt St., #245
Portland, OR 97213
(503) 255-2291 see more
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Portland, OR 97209
(503) 227-2020 see more
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Portland, OR 97216
(503) 255-2291 see more
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(503) 783-3300 see more
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