Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology and Research
Dr. Kyung Chul Yoon
Chairman,Dept. of Ophthalmology, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital,South Korea

Japanese Journal of Ophthalmology and Research is devoted to publishing the highest quality innovative papers in the field of Ophthalmology


Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases of the eye and visual system.


The eye, its surrounding structures and the visual system can be affected by a number of clinical conditions. Ophthalmology involves diagnosis and therapy of such conditions, along with microsurgery.


Journal considers topics on Cornea and External Disease, Ocular oncology, Clinical Ophthalmology, Primary & Secondary Eye care, Glaucoma, Experimental Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Albinism, Corneal Neovascularization, Macular Degeneration, Conjunctiva, Hypertensive Retinopathy, Ocular Migraine,  Ophthalmic imaging , Ophthalmoscopy , Lacrimal System, Retinal Diseases and Retinal Disorders, Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Diabetic Microvascular Complications, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Vision Problems , Ophthalmology Case Reports,   Diabetic Retinopathy, Myopia ,   Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Conjunctivitis, Brain and Optical Pathway, Congenital Syndromes, Malformations and Abnormalities,  Iris and Ciliary Body, Cornea and Corneal Diseases.


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Dr. Kyung-Chul Yoon

Kyung-Chul Yoon, MD, PhD, is a Professor and Chairman in the Department of Ophthalmology, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital, Gwangju, Korea. He completed a residency at the Chonnam National University Hospital and a fellowship at the Keio University School of Medicine, Japan in 2004 and the Cullen Eye Institute of the Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA in 2006-2007.

Dr. Yoon specializes in external eye diseases, cataract and refractive surgery, and his main research fields include tear film and ocular surface disorders, especially dry eye disease. He has been especially doing clinical and experimental research of dry eye disease since 2003. He firstly applied umbilical cord serum eye drops and photodynamic therapy for many ocular surface diseases. Especially, he has developed new drug delivery systems for dry eye treatment, including anti-oxidant glasses, periocular TRPM8 application, and cyclosporine-eluting contact lenses.




Dr. Kyung Chul Yoon

Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital, South Korea

Editorial Board

  •    Dr. Borja F. Corcóstegui, Professor of Ophthalmology, Universitat Autonoma De Barcelona, Spain
  •    Dr. Dimitrios P Besinis, Ophthalmic Eye Surgeon,Nea Smyrni, Athens, Greece
  •    Dr. B. Wieb van der Meer, Professor, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA
  •    Dr. Yasuo Iwasaki, Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology Toho University Omori Hospital, Japan
  •    Dr.Hamid Mahoozi, Regio Kliniken, Pinneberg, Germany
  •    Dr. Junpeng Qi, Research Associate, The Scripps Research Institute, Florida, USA
  •     Dr. Maha Abdeladhim, University of Uniformed Services for the Health Sciences, USA
  •    Dr. Haider Abdul-Lateef Mousa , College of Medicine, University of Basrah, Iraq

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Volume 1
Issue 1
The Restored Eye Model

B.Wieb Van Der Meer

Short Communication

Jan 15 2019

DOI : https://doi.org/10.31546/JJOAR.1001

Corneal Suture Abscess Lead to Wound Dehiscence and Endophthalmitis after Vigorous Eye Rubbing: A Case Report

Majed Alkharashi Amjad Fayez Alshehri Omar M. Alabbasi Rawan Nasser Althaqib

Case Report

Jan 23 2019

DOI : https://doi.org/10.31546/JJOAR.1002

Acquired Bilateral Central Vision Loss in a Young Adult Due to “Poppers Maculopathy”

Geoffrey Law Geoffrey Ching Gavin Docherty Eduardo Navajas

Case Report

Aug 07 2019

DOI : https://doi.org/10.31546/JJOAR.1004

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