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Daniel M. Albert, MD, MS Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Daniel M. Albert focuses his research efforts on ocular tumors, specifically melanoma and retinoblastoma. From 1985-2003, Dr. Albert worked with the National Eye Institute’s Collaborative Ocular Melanoma Study (COMS) and was the head of the COMS Pathology Center.


Eye Care Services (Ophthalmology)

UW Health Clinics

University Station Clinic
(608) 263-7171 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Meriter Hospital (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Ophthalmology
Fellowship Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, National Institute of Health, Washington, DC
Residency Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Internship Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Medical School University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1962

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Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Programs & Conditions


Dr. Albert’s other interests include medical ethics and the history of medicine and ophthalmology.

PubMed Articles
Albert DM Bartley GB . Author reply: To PMID 24893767. Ophthalmology. 2014 Dec;121(12):e71
[PubMed ID: 25459470]
Kanavi MR Darjatmoko S Wang S Azari AA Farnoodian M Kenealey JD van Ginkel PR Albert DM Sheibani N Polans AS . The sustained delivery of resveratrol or a defined grape powder inhibits new blood vessel formation in a mouse model of choroidal neovascularization. Molecules. 2014 Oct 30;19(11):17578-603
[PubMed ID: 25361423]
Morse AR Albert DM . Author reply: To PMID 24182565. Ophthalmology. 2014 Sep;121(9):e48
[PubMed ID: 24793522]
Albert DM . A sesquicentennial salute to the American Ophthalmological Society. Ophthalmology. 2014 Aug;121(8):1493-4
[PubMed ID: 25088992]
Albert DM Bartley GB . A proposal to improve ophthalmic education in medical schools. Ophthalmology. 2014 Jun;121(6):1157-9
[PubMed ID: 24893767]
Azari AA Kanavi MR Lucarelli M Lee V Lundin AM Potter HD Albert DM . Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia of the orbit and ocular adnexa: report of 5 cases. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 May;132(5):633-6
[PubMed ID: 24676051]
Bartley GB Albert DM Liesegang TJ . Choosing our words carefully: plagiarism in the internet age. Ophthalmology. 2014 Apr;121(4):807-8
[PubMed ID: 24694521]
Azari AA Kanavi MR Saipe NB Potter HD Albert DM Stier MA . Shaken adult syndrome: report of 2 cases. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Nov;131(11):1468-70
[PubMed ID: 24077385]
Albert DM . A career in eye pathology. Surv Ophthalmol. 2013 Mar-Apr;58(2):196-9
[PubMed ID: 23218807]
Azari AA Kanavi MR Darjatmoko SR Lee V Kim K Potter HD Albert DM . Hydration with saline decreases toxicity of mice injected with calcitriol in preclinical studies. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 2013;32(3):241-4
[PubMed ID: 24266410]
Albert DM Blanchard JW Knox BL . Ensuring appropriate expert testimony for cases involving the "shaken baby". JAMA. 2012 Jul 4;308(1):39-40
[PubMed ID: 22760288]
Wang S Neekhra A Albert DM Sorenson CM Sheibani N . Suppression of thrombospondin-1 expression during uveal melanoma progression and its potential therapeutic utility. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Mar;130(3):336-41
[PubMed ID: 22411663]
Kenealey JD Subramanian L Van Ginkel PR Darjatmoko S Lindstrom MJ Somoza V Ghosh SK Song Z Hsung RP Kwon GS Eliceiri KW Albert DM Polans AS . Resveratrol metabolites do not elicit early pro-apoptotic mechanisms in neuroblastoma cells. J Agric Food Chem. 2011 May 11;59(9):4979-86
[PubMed ID: 21401048]
Albert DM Atzen SL Morgan P . The practice of ophthalmology in rural Wisconsin in the mid-19th century: from the casebooks of Francis Paddock, MD. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Jun;128(6):783-8
[PubMed ID: 20547958]
Hwang FS Neekhra A Lucarelli MJ Warner TF Snow SN Albert DM . Sebaceous cell carcinoma of the eyelid: a rapidly enlarging lesion with massive xanthogranulomatous inflammation. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 May-Jun;26(3):208-10
[PubMed ID: 20489549]
Albert DM Neekhra A Wang S Darjatmoko SR Sorenson CM Dubielzig RR Sheibani N . Development of choroidal neovascularization in rats with advanced intense cyclic light-induced retinal degeneration. Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Feb;128(2):212-22
[PubMed ID: 20142545]
Albert DM Atzen SL . Swan M. Burnett, MD, PhD: the forgotten father of Little Lord Fauntleroy. Arch Ophthalmol. 2009 Dec;127(12):1664-71
[PubMed ID: 20008723]
Brastad SM Albert DR Huang M Nathanson GM . Collisions of DCl with a solution covered with hydrophobic and hydrophilic ions: tetrahexylammonium bromide in glycerol. J Phys Chem A. 2009 Jul 2;113(26):7422-30
[PubMed ID: 19366237]
Albert DM Gangnon RE Grossniklaus HE Green WR Darjatmoko S Kulkarni AD . A study of histopathological features of latanoprost-treated irides with or without darkening compared with non-latanoprost-treated irides. Arch Ophthalmol. 2008 May;126(5):626-31
[PubMed ID: 18474771]
van Ginkel PR Darjatmoko SR Sareen D Subramanian L Bhattacharya S Lindstrom MJ Albert DM Polans AS . Resveratrol inhibits uveal melanoma tumor growth via early mitochondrial dysfunction. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008 Apr;49(4):1299-306
[PubMed ID: 18385041]