Carolyn Wu, MD

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6401
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Medical Services


  • Ophthalmology
  • Ptosis Drooping Eyelids
  • Strabismus Misaligned Eyes
  • Cataracts
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity


  • Ophthalmology


  • Pediatric Cataract Service
  • Adults with Strabismus
  • Comprehensive Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Strabismus Service
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Experience and Education



University of Pennsylvania, 1993

Philadelphia, PA

Medical School

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1999

Bronx, NY


New York University School of Medicine, 2003

New York, NY


Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, 2003

New York, NY


Boston Children's Hospital, 2003

Boston, MA


  • American Board of Ophthalmology


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Gore C, Wu C. Medical Therapies of Amblyopia: Translational Research to Expand Our Treatment Armamentarium. Semin Ophthalmol. 2016; 31(1-2):155-8.
  2. Lundgren P, Stoltz Sjöström E, Domellöf M, Smith L, Wu C, VanderVeen D, Hellström A, Löfqvist C. The Specificity of the WINROP Algorithm Can Be Significantly Increased by Reassessment of the WINROP Alarm. Neonatology. 2015; 108(2):152-6.
  3. Lundgren P, Kistner A, Andersson EM, Hansen Pupp I, Holmström G, Ley D, Niklasson A, Smith LE, Wu C, Hellström A, Löfqvist C. Low birth weight is a risk factor for severe retinopathy of prematurity depending on gestational age. PLoS One. 2014; 9(10):e109460.
  4. Wu C, Löfqvist C, Smith LE, VanderVeen DK, Hellström A. Importance of early postnatal weight gain for normal retinal angiogenesis in very preterm infants: a multicenter study analyzing weight velocity deviations for the prediction of retinopathy of prematurity. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Aug; 130(8):992-9.
  5. Mehendale RA, Dagi LR, Wu C, Ledoux D, Johnston S, Hunter DG. Superior rectus transposition and medial rectus recession for Duane syndrome and sixth nerve palsy. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Feb; 130(2):195-201.
  6. Wu C, Vanderveen DK, Hellström A, Löfqvist C, Smith LE. Longitudinal postnatal weight measurements for the prediction of retinopathy of prematurity. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Apr; 128(4):443-7.
  7. Sorce LR, Hamilton SM, Gauvreau K, Mets MB, Hunter DG, Rahmani B, Wu C, Curley MA. Preventing corneal abrasions in critically ill children receiving neuromuscular blockade: a randomized, controlled trial. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2009 Mar; 10(2):171-5.
  8. Wu CS, Fulton AB. Amblyopia. Albert and Jacobiec's Principles and Practice of Ophthalmology. 2008.
  9. Fulton AB, McKee SB, Mendola JD, Moskowitz A, Wu CS. Amblyopia. Pathobiology of Ocular Disease: A Dynamic Approach. 2008.
  10. SM Hamilton, LR Sorce, C Wu, B Rahmani, K Gauvreau, MAQ Curley. Corneal abrasions in critically ill children receiving neuromuscular blockade. Presented at the 5th World Congress on Pediatric Critical Care, Geneva, Switzerland,. 2007.
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  12. Wu C, Petersen RA, VanderVeen DK. RetCam imaging for retinopathy of prematurity screening. J AAPOS. 2006 Apr; 10(2):107-11.
  13. Wu C, Hunter DG. Amblyopia: diagnostic and therapeutic options. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006 Jan; 141(1):175-184.
  14. Seiple W, Holopigian K, Szlyk JP, Wu C. Multidimensional visual field maps: relationships among local psychophysical and local electrophysiological measures. J Rehabil Res Dev. 2004 May; 41(3A):359-72.
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