Veronica Castro Lima
User Biography : Dr Veronica Castro Lima currently works as a Retinal Specialist at Hospital Humberto Castro Lima, which is an eye hospital located at Salvador, BA, Brazil. She received her medical degree from the Escola Bahiana de Medicina e Saúde Pública, Salvador, Brazil, and completed the ophthalmology Residency at the Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. After finishing the Residency, she moved to NYC where she completed a research fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. During this period, she focused on research of retinal diseases and developed different lines of research including macular pigment and microperimetry. Dr. Castro Lima specializes in treatment of retinal diseases and is also a Ph.D. degree student in the area of ophthalmology and visual science.
Biography Updated on 21 January 2013