Cynthia Toth, MD

Cynthia A. Toth, M.D. directed the Duke Biophysics Laboratory following Dr. Robert Machemer and later transitioned this into the Duke Advanced Research in Spectral Domain OCT Imaging Laboratory. She also co-founded and is the Director of OCT Grading for the Duke Reading Center. She has developed surgical techniques and instrumentation for vitreoretinal surgery and treats adults, children and infants with complex vitreoretinal disorders. In collaboration with Professor Joseph Izatt, she has extended OCT applications outside of conventional clinical settings such as in the neonatal nursery and during vitreoretinal surgery. She has numerous patents for image analysis and microsurgical technology in commercial use worldwide.