Richard C Allen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Genetic diseases affecting the eyelids: what should a clinician know?
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 24:463-77. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension for good levator function ptosis in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 96:841-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The current state of ptosis repair: a comparison of internal and external approaches
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:394-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Factors affecting eyelid crease formation before and after silicone frontalis suspension for adult-onset myogenic ptosis
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Biostatistics, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa Department of Neurology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 31:227-32. 2015
  5. ncbi request reprint Resolution of optic nerve edema and improved visual function after optic nerve sheath fenestration in a patient with osteopetrosis
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:945-7. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence: an underappreciated etiology of orbital floor fractures
    Thomas J Clark
    Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa School of Social Work, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa and Department of Ophthalmology, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 30:508-11. 2014
  7. doi request reprint In vivo examination of meibomian gland morphology in patients with facial nerve palsy using infrared meibography
    Conley B Call
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 28:396-400. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Clinical characterization and blepharoptosis surgery outcomes in Hispanic New Mexicans with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 25:103-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Lateral Canthal Position Following Lateral Orbitotomy and the Influence of Ocular Proptosis
    Pari N Shams
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 32:53-7. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration: Current Preferences in Surgical Approach and Biopsy
    Rachel K Sobel
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department of Pathology and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 31:310-2. 2015

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Genetic diseases affecting the eyelids: what should a clinician know?
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 24:463-77. 2013
    ..This article intends to review the recent developments of inherited diseases that affect the eyelids that a typical oculoplastic surgeon will encounter...
  2. doi request reprint Primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension for good levator function ptosis in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Surgery, Division of Ophthalmology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 96:841-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate outcomes of patients with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy (OPMD) with levator function (LF) ≥ 10mm who underwent primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension...
  3. doi request reprint The current state of ptosis repair: a comparison of internal and external approaches
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 22:394-9. 2011
    ..Posterior approach ptosis repair has made a resurgence over the last decade. The purpose of this review is to examine the history of posterior approach ptosis repair and the events that have led to its current favorable status...
  4. doi request reprint Factors affecting eyelid crease formation before and after silicone frontalis suspension for adult-onset myogenic ptosis
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Department of Biostatistics, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa Department of Neurology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 31:227-32. 2015
    ..To evaluate factors that affect eyelid crease formation before and after frontalis suspension...
  5. ncbi request reprint Resolution of optic nerve edema and improved visual function after optic nerve sheath fenestration in a patient with osteopetrosis
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 141:945-7. 2006
    ..To describe the outcome of a patient with visual loss and optic nerve edema that resulted from osteopetrosis who underwent an optic nerve sheath fenestration (ONSF)...
  6. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence: an underappreciated etiology of orbital floor fractures
    Thomas J Clark
    Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa School of Social Work, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota Department of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa and Department of Ophthalmology, Cincinnati Eye Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 30:508-11. 2014
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) in a large population of female orbital floor fracture patients and provide recommendations on effectively identifying and referring IPV survivors...
  7. doi request reprint In vivo examination of meibomian gland morphology in patients with facial nerve palsy using infrared meibography
    Conley B Call
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 28:396-400. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of orbicularis oculi weakness on meibomian gland morphology using infrared meibography...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical characterization and blepharoptosis surgery outcomes in Hispanic New Mexicans with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 25:103-8. 2009
    ..To clinically characterize blepharoptosis in Hispanic New Mexicans with oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy and examine eyelid surgery outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Lateral Canthal Position Following Lateral Orbitotomy and the Influence of Ocular Proptosis
    Pari N Shams
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 32:53-7. 2016
    ..This study investigated the change in HPA and LCA following lateral orbitotomy and the effect of proptosis on the HPA...
  10. doi request reprint Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration: Current Preferences in Surgical Approach and Biopsy
    Rachel K Sobel
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Department of Pathology and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 31:310-2. 2015
    ..Each variation has its advantages and disadvantages. We describe the current preferences in surgical approach and biopsy for ONSF and examine the value of biopsy in patients who have undergone ONSF...
  11. doi request reprint Bilateral lacrimal drainage obstruction and its association with secondary causes
    Rachel K Sobel
    Departments of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, U S A
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 30:152-6. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate this relationship to help the clinician prioritize which patients to evaluate for secondary causes...
  12. doi request reprint Periodic unilateral eyelid retraction in a pediatric patient
    Nandini G Gandhi
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 31:350-2. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Methotrexate as an alternative treatment for orbital angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia
    Meredith S Baker
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Orbit 31:324-6. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of methotrexate as a successful treatment for refractory ALHE...
  14. doi request reprint Periorbital edema: a puzzle no more?
    Rachel K Sobel
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 23:405-14. 2012
    ..It can challenge even the most astute clinicians. A diagnosis may reveal merely a bothersome issue or potentially a sight-threatening or life-threatening problem...
  15. doi request reprint Eyelid procedures in patients who have undergone Boston keratoprosthesis surgery
    Meredith S Baker
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 28:286-8. 2012
    ..This study examines the frequency, nature, and outcomes of oculoplastic procedures in patients with Boston KPro implantation...
  16. doi request reprint The "silent brain syndrome" creating a severe form of the "giant fornix syndrome"
    John J Chen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Cornea 31:1065-7. 2012
    ..To describe the clinical course of a patient requiring ophthalmic care for entropion and fungal keratitis in the setting of undiagnosed enophthalmos after previous ventriculoperitoneal shunting consistent with silent brain syndrome...
  17. doi request reprint Chronic anophthalmic socket pain treated by implant removal and dermis fat graft
    Pari N Shams
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Br J Ophthalmol 99:1692-6. 2015
    ..To report the outcome of orbital implant removal and dermis fat graft (DFG) implantation in patients with chronic anophthalmic socket pain (ASP), in whom all detectable causes of pain had been ruled out and medical management had failed...
  18. doi request reprint Complications and outcomes after autoenucleation
    Elizabeth H Gauger
    aDepartment of Ophthalmology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma bDepartment of Ophthalmology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts cDepartment of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences dDepartment of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 26:429-38. 2015
    ..A comprehensive review of the literature was performed to identify trends in, risk factors for, and potential life-threatening complications of autoenucleation...
  19. pmc The hybrid lid crease approach to address lateral frontal sinus disease with orbital extension
    Jonathan C Kopelovich
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 123:826-30. 2014
    ..This study aimed to describe the hybrid lid crease approach in conjunction with functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) for lateral frontal sinus disease with orbital extension...
  20. ncbi request reprint Retained posterior segment indocyanine green dye after phacoemulsification
    Richard C Allen
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1091, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:357-60. 2006
    ..Postoperatively, the patient developed ICG toxicity to the retina and had a vitrectomy to remove the ICG. We believe ICG extended into the vitreous through an area of zonular dehiscence...