David Callanan, MD


Areas of Focus  |  Vitreoretinal Surgery, Medical Retina, Uveitis


Office Locations  |  Arlington, Grapevine


Certification  |  American Board of Ophthalmology


Languages Spoken  | English

Fellowship


Medical Retina
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
University of Miami
Miami, Florida

Vitreoretinal Surgery
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
University of Miami
Miami, Florida

Uveitis
National Eye Institute
Bethesda, Maryland

Ocular Immunology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Residency


Ophthalmology
Parkland Memorial Hospital
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Internal Medicine
Parkland Memorial Hospital
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Internship


Internal Medicine
Parkland Memorial Hospital
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Medical School


University of Iowa College of Medicine
Iowa City, Iowa

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • The Macula Society
  • Club Jules Gonin
  • The American Uveitis Society
  • American Society of Retina Specialists
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Ophthalmological Association
  • Heed Society
  • Tarrant County Medical Society
  • Callanan DG, Loewenstein A, Patel SS, Massin P, Corcóstegui B, Li XY, Jiao J, Hashad Y,Whitcup SM. A Multicenter, 12-month Randomized Study Comparing Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant with Ranibizumab in Patients with Diabetic Macular Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2017; 255: 463-473.
  • Regillo CD, Callanan DG, Fine HF, Do DV, Holekamp NM, Kuppermann BD, Singer MA, Singh RP. Use of Corticosteroids in the Treatment of Patients With Diabetic Macular Edema Who Have a Suboptimal Response to Anti-VEGF: Recommendations of an Expert Panel. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina. 2017;48:291–301.
  • Sepah YJ, Sadiq MA, Boyer D, Callanan D, Gallemore R, Bennett M, Marcus D, Halperin L, Hassan M, Campochiaro PA, Nguyen QD, Do D. Twenty-four–Month Outcomes of the Ranibizumab for Edema of the Macula in Diabetes – Protocol 3 with High Dose (READ-3) Study. Ophthalmology 2016;123:2581-2587.
  • Huang JM, Callanan P, Callanan D, Wang RC. Rate of Retinal Detachment after Early Prophylactic Vitrectomy for Acute Retinal Necrosis. Ocular Immunology and Inflammation. 2016; 26: 1–4.
  • Williams PD, Chong D, Fuller T, Callanan D. Noninfectious Vitritis After Intravitreal Injection of Anti-VEGF Agents: Variations in Rates and Presentation by Medication. Retina. 2016; 36 (5): 909-913.
  • Itty S, Callanan D, Jones R, Pecen P, Martel J, Jaffe GJ. Spontaneous Dislocation of Fluocinolone Acetonide Implant Pellets from Their Suture Struts. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 vol. 159 (5) pp. 868-76.e1.
  • Do DV, Sepah YJ, Boyer D, Callanan D, Gallemore R, Bennett M, Marcus DM, Halperin L, Sadiq MA, Rajagopalan N, Campochiaro PA, Nguyen QD. Month-6 Primary Outcomes of the READ-3 Study (Ranibizumab for Edema of the mAcula in Diabetes-Protocol 3 with high dose). Eye (London, England). 2015, 10.1038-142.
  • Callanan D, Gupta S, Boyer DS, Ciulla TA, Singer MA, Kuppermann BD, Liu CC, Li XY, Hollander DA, Schiffman RM, Whitcup SM. Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant in Combination with Laser Photocoagulation for the Treatment of Diffuse Diabetic Macular Ophthalmol. 2013;120:1843-1851.
  • Jaffe GJ, Martin DF, Toth CA, Daniel E, Maguire MG, Ying GS, et al. Macular Morphology and Visual Acuity in the Comparison of Age-related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials. Ophthalmology. 2013;120:1860–1870.
  • Kempen JH, Sugar EA, Jaffe GJ, Acharya NR, Dunn JP, Elner SG, Lightman SL, Thorne JE, Vitale AT, Altaweel MM, and Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial Research Group. Fluorescein Angiography versus Optical Coherence Tomography for Diagnosis of Uveitic Macular Ophthalmol. 2013;120:1852-1859.
  • Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center. “Implantation of Drug Delivery Devices.” July 13, 2017. Guangzhou, China.
  • XXXth Meeting of Club Jules Gonin. “Abicipar Pegol (Anti-Vegf Darpin) Phase 2, Doublemasked, Randomized Study In Treatment-Naïve Patients With Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.” July 7, 2016. Bordeaux, France.
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Retina Subspecialty Day. “Other Anti-VEGF Agents in Clinical Trials.” October 17, 2014. Chicago, IL.
  • XXIXth Meeting of Club Jules Gonin. “Inflammatory Episodes After Intravitreal Anti-VEGF Therapy.” September 6, 2014. Zurich, Switzerland
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Retina Subspecialty Day. “Designed Ankyrin Repeat Proteins (DARPins): Phase II Study in AMD with AGN-150998.” November 15, 2013. New Orleans, LA.
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 50th Anniversary Scientific Meeting. “Sustained Release Steroids in Uveitis.” February 4, 2012. Miami, FL.
  • Ophthalmic Symposium 2011. “Geographic Atrophy in AMD: Can We Treat It?”, “Bevacizumab vs. Ranibizumab: Did the 800 Lb. Gorilla Win?”, “Small Gauge Vitrectomy for Anterior Segment Surgeons.” August 27-28, 2011. San Antonio, TX.
  • Euretina 2011. “Dexamethasone Implants for Diabetic Macular Edema”. May 27, 2011. London, England.
  • XXVIIth Meeting of Club Jules Gonin. “Dexamethasone Intravitreal Implant for Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema in Vitrectomized Patients: A Prospective, 6-Month, Open-Label Study.” November 6, 2010. Kyoto, Japan.
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Retina Subspecialty Day. “Safety and Efficacy of Intravitreal Dexamethasone Implant Plus Laser Photocoagulation Versus Laser Alone for Treatment of Diffuse Diabetic Macular Edema.” October 16, 2010. Chicago, IL.
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
  • Senior Honor Award, American Society of Retina Specialists, 2012
  • Honor Award, American Society of Retina Specialists, 2009
  • Best Doctors in America, 2010-2017, 2008, 2001
  • Fort Worth Business Press Healthcare Hero, 2006
  • National Research Service Award, National Eye Institute, 1985
  • Heed Fellow, Heed Ophthalmic Foundation
  • Chairman, Board of Directors, Retina Foundation of the Southwest