Indiana University

Louis B. Cantor, M.D.

Chairman and Professor of Ophthalmology   
Jay C. and Lucile L. Kahn Professor of Glaucoma Research and Education
Director, Glaucoma Service  

Specialization/Research Interests
  • Glaucoma laser therapy
  • Glaucoma surgical therapy
  • Glaucoma pharmaceutical and biomedical research

Education and Training

  • A.B. - Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
  • M.D. - Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Internship-St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Residency-Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Fellowship (Glaucoma)-Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Certification/Special Training

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Publications - select here to view  Dr. Cantor's publications as indexed in MEDLINE.

Professional Activities

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)--Secretary for Ophthalmic Knowledge (oversight over 9 AAO educational committees)
  • Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
    • Residency Review Committee for Ophthalmology--Chair
    • Council of Review Committee Chairs--Chair
    • Board of Directors--Member
    • Executive Committee--Member
    • Committee on Innovation in the Learning Environment--Member
    • Task Force on Funding of Graduate Medical Education--Member
  • American Medical Association--Member
  • Indiana State Medical Association--Member
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology--Member
  • Prevent Blindness Indiana-Chair, Medical Advisory Committee
  • Indianapolis Ophthalmological Society--Member
  • Professional ophthalmology publications (Ophthalmology, American Journal of Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, Acta Ophthalmologica, Journal of Glaucoma)-Scientific Reviewer
  • American Glaucoma Society-Member
  • Association of University Professors in Ophthalmology-Glaucoma Representative to the Fellowship Compliance Committee
  • American Board of Ophthalmology-Associate Examiner