Ang LI, MD

Education & Training

Undergraduate: Harvard College, 2010

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University, 2015

Internship: Metrohealth Medical Center, Cleveland OH, 2016

Residency: Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, 2019

Research Interests

  • Glaucoma imaging in presence of retinal pathology

Associated Labs, Publications, & Achievements


  • Li A, Gandhi A, Wang H, Traboulsi E. Bilateral angle closure glaucoma in a 28 year-old Cohen syndrome patient. Ophthalmic Genetics. 2018 Oct; 39(5):657-658.
  • Li A, Plesec TP, Mileti L, Singh A. Isolated Conjunctival Inflammation as Manifestation of IgG4 Related Disease. Cornea. 2018 Sep;37(9):1182-1184.
  • Li A, Rieveschl NB, Conti FF, Silva FQ, Sears JE, Srivastava S, Ehlers JP, Schachat AP, Babiuch AS, Kaiser PK, Martin DF, Singh RP. Long Term Assessment of Macular Atrophy in Age-related Macular Degeneration Patients Receiving Anti-vascular Endothelial Growth Factor. Ophthalmology Retina. Ophthalmology Retina. 2018 Jun;2(6):550-557.
  • Li A, Blandford A, Chundury R, Traboulsi E, Anderson P, Murphy E, Parikh S, Perry JD. Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma in a Child with Leigh Syndrome. JAAPOS. 2018 Apr;22(2): 150-152.
  • Blandford AD, Young JM, Arepalli S, Li A, Hwang CJ, Perry JD. “One-Snip” Decompression in a Cadaver Model of Retrobulbar Hemorrhage. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Sep/Oct;34(5):428-431.
  • Silva F, Srivastava S, Ehlers J, Li A, Bedi R, Schachat A, Singh RP. A 24-Month Evaluation of Aflibercept for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Patients Previously Receiving Ranibizumab or Bevacizumab. Ophthalmology Retina,2017 Mar;1(2):111-117.
  • Ambiya V, Yogi R, Li A, Shah S, Sarvaiya C, Mehta P, Meyerele C, Wu L, Singh R, Banker A, Chhablani J. Subfoveal Choroidal Thickness as a Predictor of Central Serous Chorioretinopathy. Eye. 2016 Dec; 30(12):1623-1629.
  • Grigorian F, Grigorian AP, Li A, Sattar A, Krishna R, Olitsky SE. Comparison of the ICare Rebound Tonometry with the Goldmann Applanation Tonometry in a Pediatric Population. J AAPOS. 2015 Dec;19(6):572-4.
  • Singh RP, Bedi R, Li A, Kulkami S, Rodsrom T, Altus G, Martin DF. The Practice Impact of Electronic Health Record System Implementation within a Large Multispecialty Ophthalmic Practice. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Jun;133(6):668-74.
  • Singh RP, Li A, Bedi R, Srivastava S, Sears JE, Ehlers JP, Schachat AP, Kaiser PK. Anatomical and Visual Outcomes Following Ocriplasmin Treatment for Symptomatic Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome. Br J Ophthalmol. 2014 Mar;98(3):356-60.
  • Desbordes G, Li A, Loggia ML, Kim J, Schalock PC, Lerner E, Tran TN, Ring J, Rosen BR, Kaptchuk TJ, Pfab F, Napadow V. Evoked Itch Perception is Associated With Changes in Functional Brain Connectivity. Neuroimage Clin  2014 Dec;3(7):213-21.
  • Napadow V, Li A, Loggia M, Kim J, Schalock PC, Lerner E, Tran TN, Ring J, Rosen BR, Kaptchuk TJ, Pfab F. The Brain Circuitry Mediating Anti-pruritic Effects of Acupuncture. Cerebral Cortex, 2014 Apr;24(4):873-82.
  • Li A and Kaptchuk TJ. The Case of Acupuncture for Chronic Low Back Pain: When Efficacy and Comparative Effectiveness Conflict. Spine, 2011 Feb;36(3):181-2.
  • Li A, Tavantzis MJ, and Yazdanbakhsh A. Lightness of Munker-White illusion and Simultaneous-Contrast illusion: Establishing an Ordinal Lightness Relation among Minimum and Split-frame Presentations. Review of Psychology, 2009; 16(1): 3-8.

Awards and Grants

2019    Heed Fellow, Heed Ophthalmic Foundation

2015    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Member

2013    National Eye Institute Biomedical Research Center for Ophthalmology Travel Grant

2010    Magna Cum Laude, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard College