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Arsham Sheybani, MD

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Specialty Areas

Glaucoma
Surgical Management of the Anterior Chamber

Board Certifications

Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Languages

Farsi
French

Areas of Clinical Interest

Glaucoma, advanced anterior segment surgery

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

VA Medical Center: John Cochran Division

915 North Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63106

Office Phone: (314) 289-6409

Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health

4901 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108

Floor: 6
Office Phone: (314) 362-3937
Fax: (314) 362-3725

Education

Education

Fellowship: Glaucoma and Advanced Anterior Segment Surgery (GAASS), University of Toronto, Canada 2014
Bachelor of Science: Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 2004
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2008
Residency: Ophthalmology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2012

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Review of the Xen Gel Stent and InnFocus MicroShunt.
Green W, Lind JT, Sheybani A
Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2018 Mar; 29(2)162-170. doi: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000462.

PMID:
    29319544
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Liver Masses: What Physicians Need to Know About Ordering and Interpreting Liver Imaging.
Sheybani A, Gaba RC, Lokken RP, Berggruen SM, Mar WA
Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2017 Oct 18; 19(11)58. doi: 10.1007/s11894-017-0596-3.

PMID:
    29044439
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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July consultation #3.
Green W, Sheybani A
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2017 Jul; 43(7)989-990. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2017.06.022.

PMID:
    28823451
    [PubMed - in process]
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Corneal Alterations Associated with Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome and Glaucoma: A Literature Review.
Palko JR, Qi O, Sheybani A
J Ophthalmic Vis Res. 2017 Jul-Sep; 12(3)312-324. doi: 10.4103/jovr.jovr_28_17.

PMID:
    28791066
    [PubMed]
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Gestational Exposure to Sidestream (Secondhand) Cigarette Smoke Promotes Transgenerational Epigenetic Transmission of Exacerbated Allergic Asthma and Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.
Singh SP, Chand HS, Langley RJ, Mishra N, Barrett T, Rudolph K, Tellez C, Filipczak PT, Belinsky S, Saeed AI, Sheybani A, Exil V, Agarwal H, Sidhaye VK, Sussan T, Biswal S, Sopori M
J Immunol. 2017 May 15; 198(10)3815-3822. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1700014.

PMID:
    28381639
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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In-the-bag nasal intraocular lens optic truncation for treatment of negative dysphotopsia.
Alapati NM, Harocopos GJ, Sheybani A
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016 Dec; 42(12)1702-1706. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2016.11.002.

PMID:
    28007099
    [PubMed - in process]
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Patch graft materials for glaucoma tube implants.
Lind JT, Shute TS, Sheybani A
Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2017 Mar; 28(2)194-198. doi: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000347.

PMID:
    27828897
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Biocompatibility of a Novel Microfistula Implant in Nonprimate Mammals for the Surgical Treatment of Glaucoma.
Shute TS, Dietrich UM, Baker JF, Carmichael KP, Wustenberg W, Ahmed II, Sheybani A
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2016 Jul 1; 57(8)3594-600. doi: 10.1167/iovs.16-19453.

PMID:
    27391549
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Advancing the Economic Assessment of Microinvasive Glaucoma Surgery.
Isenberg J, Sheybani A, Ahmed II
J Glaucoma. 2016 Jul; 25(7)e721-2. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000414.

PMID:
    27362450
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effect of endocyclophotocoagulation on refractive outcomes in angle-closure eyes after phacoemulsification and posterior chamber intraocular lens implantation.
Wang JC, Campos-Möller X, Shah M, Sheybani A, Ahmed II
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016 Jan; 42(1)132-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2015.07.046.

PMID:
    26948788
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Future of Glaucoma Surgery.
Sheybani A
J Ophthalmic Vis Res. 2015 Jul-Sep; 10(3)340-1. doi: 10.4103/2008-322X.170343.

PMID:
    26730322
    [PubMed]
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Author Response: Dimensional and Flow Properties of the EX-PRESS Glaucoma Drainage Device.
Sheybani A, Arsham II
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Dec; 56(13)8027. doi: 10.1167/iovs.15-18623.

PMID:
    26720451
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Early Clinical Results of a Novel Ab Interno Gel Stent for the Surgical Treatment of Open-angle Glaucoma.
Sheybani A, Dick HB, Ahmed II
J Glaucoma. 2016 Jul; 25(7)e691-6. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000352.

PMID:
    26561420
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Phacoemulsification combined with a new ab interno gel stent to treat open-angle glaucoma: Pilot study.
Sheybani A, Lenzhofer M, Hohensinn M, Reitsamer H, Ahmed II
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2015 Sep; 41(9)1905-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2015.01.019.

PMID:
    26482822
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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July consultation #7.
Sheybani A
J Cataract Refract Surg. 2015 Jul; 41(7)1544; discussion 1546. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrs.2015.07.013.

PMID:
    26287900
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A masquerader? Paecilomyces must be distinguished from Penicillium in fungal keratitis: a report of two contrasting cases.
Sheybani A, Nguyen AT, Harocopos G, Lubniewski AJ, Huang AJ
BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Aug 18; 2015pii: bcr2014207605. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-207605.

PMID:
    26286907
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Fluid Dynamics of a Novel Micro-Fistula Implant for the Surgical Treatment of Glaucoma.
Sheybani A, Reitsamer H, Ahmed II
Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015 Jul; 56(8)4789-95. doi: 10.1167/iovs.15-16625.

PMID:
    26218906
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effect of endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation on refractive outcomes when combined with cataract surgery.
Sheybani A, Saboori M, Kim JM, Gammon H, Lee AY, Bhorade AM
Can J Ophthalmol. 2015 Jun; 50(3)197-201. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjo.2015.03.006.

PMID:
    26040219
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cerebral Embolization of Ethiodized Oil following Intranodal Lymphangiography.
Sheybani A, Gaba RC, Minocha J
Semin Intervent Radiol. 2015 Mar; 32(1)10-3. doi: 10.1055/s-0034-1396957.

PMID:
    25762841
    [PubMed]
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Disease outcomes for skull base and spinal chordomas: a single center experience.
Ahmed R, Sheybani A, Menezes AH, Buatti JM, Hitchon PW
Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2015 Mar; 13067-73. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2014.12.015.

PMID:
    25590662
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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In the News

In the News

Arsham Sheybani, MD

Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians and health professionals are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians and health professionals work collaboratively with pharmaceutical, medical device or other medical care related companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our physicians and health professionals have an ownership or potential ownership interest in a commercial company; and/or are paid by a commercial company to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians or health professionals must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this website, physicians and health professionals earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following financial interests during calendar year 2017:

Company Name: Allergan / Aquesys

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $40,000 - $59,999

Speaker Fees: $1 - $9,999

Reporting Date: May 01, 2018

Areas of Research Interest

Device development to improve the safety of glaucoma surgery, pseudoexfoliative glaucoma, malignant glaucoma, angle closure glaucoma