Xinxin Zhang, MD

Education & Training

Undergraduate: Wake Forest University 2013

Medical School: University of North Carolina, 2018

Internship: Grand Strand Medical Center, 2019

Research Interests

  • Ophthalmic Imaging
  • Public Health

Associated Labs, Publications, & Achievements



● Zhang X, Bitar M, Davis RM. Spontaneous canalicular plug erosion after punctal plug placement. Cornea. 2017;36(4):521-522.

● Skaggs JB, Zhang X, Olson DJ, Garg S, Davis RM. Screening for diabetic retinopathy: strategies for improving patient follow-up. N C Med J. 2017;78(2):121-123.

● Zhang X, Davis RM. Reply. Cornea. 2017;36(8):e19.

● Zhang X, Olson DJ, Le P, Lin FC, Fleischman D, Davis RM. The association between glaucoma, anxiety and depression in a large population. American Journal of Ophthalmology. 2017 Nov;183:37-41.

●Zhang X, Wang YP, Ulrich JN, Yang Y, Ding L, Yang Y, Xu D, Tarczy-Hornoch K, Cabrera MT. Telemedical evaluation of retinopathy of prematurity incidence in Gansu province, China: a pilot study. Ophthalmic Epidemiology. 2018 Apr;25(2):120-125.

● Zhang X, Gordon KB, Zaldivar R, Rajjoub L. Mantle cell lymphoma: conjunctival mass in a female patient. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology. Can J Ophthalmol. 2018 Jun;53(3):e109-e111.

● Zhang X, Olson DJ, Dibernardo CL, Davis RM, Gordon K. Scleritis-associated vortex vein varix masquerading as choroidal melanoma. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology. In press.

● Olson DJ, Zhang X, Ward MF, Donaldson J, Le P, Van Buren E, Lin FC, Davis RM. Rates of Comorbid Anxiety and Depression in Patients with Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Journal of VitreoRetinal Diseases. Accepted.

● Zhang X, Olson DJ, Yueh L, Fleischman D. Evaluation of optic canal anatomy and symmetry using computed tomography. BMJ Open Ophthalmology. Accepted.

Achievements & Honors:

  • Koch Kellan Scholarship
  • Phi Beta Kappa