Christopher Girkin, MD, MSPH, FACS
Christopher A Girkin, MD, MSPH, FACS, is professor and chairman of the UAB Department of Ophthalmology and chief medical officer for the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital. Dr. Girkin completed his ophthalmology residency training at the Callahan Eye Hospital, followed by a fellowship in neuro-ophthalmology at Johns Hopkins' Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, Maryland. He concluded a second fellowship in Glaucoma at the The Shiley Eye Center-University of California, San Diego, as ... View full profile
Watch Christopher A. Girkin, MD, MSPH, FACS, Professor and Chairman of the UAB Department of Ophthalmology and Chief Medical Officer for the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital, discuss pediatric glaucoma treatment outcomes with the innovative 360-degree trabeculotomy procedure. He also shares step-by-step guidance for the most complicated parts of this surgery, which can help restore a child’s vision for life.