Kunyong Xu, MD, MHSc

Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
Degrees: 
MD, McMaster University
MHSc, University of Toronto
Vitreoretinal Surgery Fellowship
Cornell University
 
Ophthalmology Board Certification
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
 

Publications

2019

Xu, K., E. J. Chin, S. R. Bennett, D. F. Williams, E. H. Ryan, S. Dev, R. A. Mittra, P. A. Quiram, J. B. Davies, W. D Parke, et al., "Predictive factors for proliferative vitreoretinopathy formation after uncomplicated primary retinal detachment repair", Retina, vol. 39, issue 8, pp. 1488-1495, 2019 Aug.
Gupta, M. P., E. Dow, K. W. Jeng-Miller, S. Mukai, A. Orlin, K. Xu, Y. Yonekawa, and R. V. P. Chan, "Spectral domain optical coherence tomography findings in Coats' disease", Retina, vol. 39, issue 6, pp. 1177-1185, 2019 Jun. PMCID: PMC6129227  PMID: 29528979

2018

Xu, K., E. K. Chin, S. R. Bennett, D. F. Williams, E. H. Ryan, S. Dev, R. A. Mittra, P. A. Quiram, J. B. Davies, W. D Parke, et al., "Endophthalmitis after intravitreal Iinection of vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitors: management and visual outcomes", Ophthalmology, vol. 125, issue 8, pp. 1279-1286, 2018 08.
Xu, K., V. Gupta, S. Bae, and S. Sharma, "Metamorphopsia and vision-related quality of life among patients with age-related macular degeneration", Can J Ophthalmol, vol. 53, issue 2, pp. 168-172, 2018 04.

2017

Chin, E. K., D. R. P. Almeida, G. Velez, K. Xu, M. Peraire, M. Corbella, Y. M. Elshatory, Y. H. Kwon, K. M. Gehrs, C. H Boldt, et al., "Ocular hypertension after intravitreal dexamethasone (oxurdex) sustained-release implant", Retina, vol. 37, issue 7, pp. 1345-1351, 2017 Jul. PMCID: PMC5411345  PMID: 27806001
Xu, K., and E. V. Navajas, "Spectral domain optical coherence tomography-guided versus 1-week facedown-posturing after macular hole surgery", Can J Ophthalmol, vol. 52, issue 1, pp. 9-12, 2017 Feb.
Xu, K., and D. R. P. Almeida, "Myelinated retinal nerve fibre, myopia, and amblyopia syndrome", Can J Ophthalmol, vol. 52, issue 4, pp. e127, 2017 Aug.
Xu, K., E. de L. P. Campbell, S. S. Gill, R. Nesdole, and R. J. Campbell, "Impact of combination glaucoma therapies on β-blocker exposure", J Glaucoma, vol. 26, issue 2, pp. e107-e109, 2017 Feb.
Xu, K., E. K. Chin, W. D Parke, and D. Rp Almeida, "Epiretinal membrane and cystoid macular edema as predictive factors of recurrent proliferative vitreoretinopathy", Clin Ophthalmol, vol. 11, pp. 1819-1824, 2017. PMCID: PMC5644552 
Xu, K., and D. R. P. Almeida, "Intraocular foreign bodies", CMAJ, vol. 189, issue 4, pp. E163, 2017 01 30. PMCID: PMC5266571 
Xu, K., E. K. Chin, E. F. Carpel, and D. R. P. Almeida, "Bimanual pars plana vitrectomy for dislocated donor graft in Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty", Retin Cases Brief Rep, vol. 11, issue 4, pp. 323-324, 2017 Fall.

2016

Xu, K., E. K. Chin, V. B. Mahajan, and D. R. P. Almeida, "Intravitreal foscarnet with concurrent silicone oil tamponade for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment secondary to viral retinitis", Retina, vol. 36, issue 11, pp. 2236-2238, 2016 Nov.
Xu, K., V. Tzankova, C. Li, and S. Sharma, "Intravenous fluorescein angiography-associated adverse reactions", Can J Ophthalmol, vol. 51, issue 5, pp. 321-325, 2016 Oct.
Xu, K., D. R. P. Almeida, E. K. Chin, and V. B. Mahajan, "Delayed fungal endophthalmitis secondary to curvularia", Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep, vol. 3, pp. 1-4, 2016 Oct. PMCID: PMC5757398 
Xu, K., E. K. Chin, and D. R. P. Almeida, "Five-port combined limbal and pars plana vitrectomy for infectious endophthalmitis", Case Rep Ophthalmol, vol. 7, issue 3, pp. 289-291, 2016 Sep-Dec. PMCID: PMC5216242 
Xu, K., E. K. Chin, P. A. Quiram, J. B. Davies, W. D Parke, and D. R. P. Almeida, "Retinal injury secondary to laser pointers in pediatric patients", Pediatrics, vol. 138, issue 4, 2016 10.