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(updated 2020/07/05)

If you are a retinal specialist and you have experience in diagnosing BCD, please send your clinic/hospital address and a contact phone or email for patients to book appointment to
The United States:
Clement C. Chow, M.D.
Retinal Diagnostic Center
3395 S Bascom Ave, #140
Campbell, CA 95008
Phone: 408-559-0666
Jacque Duncan, MD
Retina and Vitreous Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2800
(note: this clinic will be moving to a new building at Mission Bay on 4th Street around October 2020)
Michael B. Gorin MD PhD
Stein Eye Institute – Doris Eye Research Building
Department of Ophthalmology – David Geffen School of Medicine – UCLA
200 Stein Building
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone: 310 794-5400
Maziar Lalezary, M.D.
8383 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 440,
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: (310) 571-5026
Toll-Free: (844) 373-8462
Fax:  (844) 373-8462

Médico Retina – Su Retina Especialista

Llama ahora
Teléfono:  (310) 571-5026
Número gratuito:  (844) 373-8462
Fax:   (844) 373-8462

دکتر شبکیه چشم
متخصص شبکیه چشم شما
الان تماس بگیر
تلفن: (310) 571-5026
تلفن رایگان: (844) 373-8462
فکس:  (844) 373-8462

Dr. Ta-Ching Chen
Ophthalmologist, Department of Ophthalmology, National Taiwan University Hospital
Secretary General, Taiwan Retina Society
No. 7, Zhongshan S. Rd.,
Zhongzheng Dist., Taipei City 100,
Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Patient info email address:

陳達慶 醫師
台灣大學醫學院附設醫院 眼科部
TIP (Taiwan Inherited retinal degeneration Project) 專用信箱

Dr. Qian Li
Beijing Tongren Eye Center
Beijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical University
No.1 Dongjiaominxiang, Dongcheng District
Beijing, Post code 100730
P.R. China

李倩 医生

Hong Kong:
Dr Timothy Y Y Lai
2010 Retina and Macula Centre
Room 2201-3, 
26 Nathan Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui, 
Kowloon, HONG KONG
Tel: +852- 26482010
2010 眼專科白內障中心 

Dr. Takeshi Iwata
Head of Japan Eye Genetics Consortium
President of Global Eye Genetics Consortium
Director of Molecular and Cellular Biology Division
National Institute of Sensory Organs
National Hospital Organization Tokyo Medical Center
2-5-1 Higashigaoka, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8902 Japan
Dr. Takaaki Hayashi
Department of Ophthalmology, 
The Jikei University School of Medicine, 
3-25-8 Nishi-shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8461, Japan
105-8461 東京都港区西新橋 3-25-8
東京慈恵会医科大学 眼科
林 孝彰
Phone number: 81-3-3433-1111

Professor of Ophthalmology & Head of Department
Dept of Ophthalmology
Ghent University Hospital & Ghent University
Corneel Heymanslaan 10
9000 Ghent
Patient contact telephone number/appointments: +32-9-3322306
Patient info email address:

Our Department of Ophthalmology provides a fully integrated superspecialist service for patients with inherited eye diseases, including Bietti Crystalline Dystrophy. Both an in-depth eye evaluation with all additional functional and imaging tests required, as well as genetic counseling and DNA analysis to support a clinical diagnosis are services routinely offered in our national Belgian reference center. We are a member of the European Reference Network for Rare Eye Diseases (ERN-EYE). The team is led by Prof Bart P LEROY, with two other clinician-specialists available for ophthalmic genetics: Dr Julie DE ZAEYTIJD and Dr Sophie WALRAEDT. Our Department is working closely with the team of Molecular Genetics Laboratory led by Prof Elfride DE BAERE, MD, PhD, of the Center for Medical Genetics Ghent at our Hospital. We provide outpatient visit services in Dutch, French and English, for Belgian and international patients.

Onze Dienst Oftalmologie staat in voor een volledig geïntegreerde superspecialistische service voor erfelijke oogziekten, met daarin begrepen Bietti Kristalliene Dystrofie. Zowel een doorgedreven oogevaluatie met de noodzakelijke bijkomende functionele testen en beeldvorming, als ook genetische counseling en DNA analyse om een klinische diagnose te ondersteunen, zijn routine diensten die we aanbieden in ons nationaal Belgisch referentiecentrum. We zijn lid van het Europese Referentie Netwerk for Oculaire Weesziekten (ERN-EYE). Het team wordt geleid door Prof Bart LEROY, met nog twee andere specialisten in de oftalmogenetica: Dr Julie DE ZAEYTIJD en Dr Sophie WALRAEDT. Onze Dienst werk nauw samen met het Laboratorium voor Moleculaire Biologie, geleid door Prof Elfride DE BAERE, MD, PhD van het centrum voor Medische Genetica Gent in het Ziekenhuis. We bieden poliklinische diensten aan in het Nederlands, Frans en Engels, voor Belgische en internationale patiënten.

Notre Service d’Ophtalmologie fourni un service superspécialiste intégré pour les maladies héréditaires des yeux, y-inclus la Dystrophie Crystalline de Bietti. Une évaluation clinique approfondie, avec des tests fonctionnel et de l’imagerie, ainsi qu’un conseil génétique avec analyse de l’ADN afin de confirmer un diagnostic clinique, sont des services routines offerts au patients dans notre Centre de Référence National Belge. Nous faisons partis du Réseau Européen pour les Maladies Rares des yeux (ERN-EYE). Le Pr Bart LEROY est à la tête de l’équipe, avec encore deux autres médecins-spécialistes en ophtalmogénétique: le Dr Julie DE ZAEYTIJD et le Dr Sophie WALRAEDT. Notre Service travaille de très proche avec le Laboratoire de Génétique Moléculaire du Pr Elfride de Baere, MD, PhD dans le Centre de Génétique Médical de Gand à l’Hôpital Universitaire de Gand. Nous offrons des services polycliniques en Néerlandais, Français et Anglais pour les patients Belges et internationaux.

Prof Dr med Francis Munier
Jules-Gonin Eye Hospital
Oculogenetic Unit
Avenue de France 15
1002 Lausanne
Tel +41 21 626 85 80
Fax +41 21 626 85 44

Itay Chowers, M.D.
Professor of Ophthalmology
Diseases of the Retina and Vitreous
Phone: +972-2-6776365
Eyal Banin, MD, PhD
Professor of Ophthalmology
Director, Center for Retinal and Macular Degenerations
Department of Ophthalmology
Phone: +972-2-6776365
Dror Sharon, PhD
Professor of Experimental Ophthalmology
Director, Molecular Ophthalmology Laboratory
Phone: +972-2-6776365

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