Caroline Minkus, MD

Assistant Professor,

Caroline Minkus

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-0706

Assistant Professor


Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Residency in Ophthalmology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Clinical and surgical fellowship in ocular immunology and uveitis, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Clinical and surgical fellowship in ocular immunology and uveitis, Northwestern University

Summary

Awards & Recognition

  • Northwestern Medicine Enterprise Data Warehouse Pilot Data Program Grant
  • American Uveitis Society Winter Symposium Travel Grant
  • Chief Resident, Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Mid-Year Forum Advocacy Ambassador

Research

Publications

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

  • Minkus CL et al for the Systemic Immunosuppressive Therapy for Eye Disease (SITE) Cohort Study Research Group. “Incidence and Risk of Cataract Formation in Intermediate Uveitis.” In process.
  • Lee J, Koreishi AF, Zumpf KB, Minkus CL, Goldstein DA. “Success of Weekly Adalimumab in Refractory Ocular Inflammatory Disease.” Ophthalmology 2020. Accepted for publication.
  • Rifkin LM, Vadboncoeur J, Minkus CL, et al. “The Utility of Lyme Testing in the Workup of Ocular Inflammation.” Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2019. Published online October 2.
  • Minkus CL, Goldstein DA. “Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges”. Retina 2019. Accepted for publication.
  • Minkus CL, Bispo PJM, Papaliodis GN, Sobrin L. “Real-Time Multiplex PCR Analysis in Infectious Uveitis.” Semin Ophthalmol. 2019; 34(4): 252-255.
  • Miller C, Minkus C, Lyon AT, Basti S, Leskov I. “A novel approach to scleral fixation of posterior chamber intraocular lenses and capsular tension rings and segments in deep-set eyes.” Retinal Cases and Brief Reports. Accepted for publication.
  • Rifkin L, Minkus CL, Pursell K, Jumroendararasame C, Goldstein D. “Utility of Leflunomide in the Treatment of Drug Resistant Cytomegalovirus Retinitis.” Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2017: 25(1): 93-96.

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS

  • Minkus CL, et al for the Systemic Immunosuppressive Therapy for Eye Disease (SITE) Cohort Study Research Group. “Incidence and Risk of Cataract Formation in Intermediate Uveitis.”Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2020; 61(7): 2070.
  • Minkus CL, Stanwyck L, Sobrin L. “Clinical Outcomes for Intravenous Immunoglobulin Treatment in Autoimmune Retinopathy with Comparison to Natural History Controls.” Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2019; 60: 3501.
  • Minkus CL, Hunt S, Anchala A, Chaku M. “Cataract Surgery in Low Tension Glaucoma Patients.” Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2018; 59: 2708.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Sobrin L, Minkus CL. “Autoimmune Retinopathy/Cancer Associated Retinopathy.” Chapter for Albert and Jakobiec’s Principles and Practices of Ophthalmology, ed. Albert D, Miller J, Azar D, Young LH. Pending publication.
  • Minkus CL, Papaliodis GN. Chapter on retinal vasculitis in granulomatosis with polyangiitis for Clinical Cases in Uveitis: Differential Diagnosis and Management, ed. Sandhu HS. Pending publication 2019.
  • Saraiya NV, Minkus CL, Goldstein DA. “Drug-Induced Uveitis.” Updated chapter for Wills Color Atlas-Uveitis