Robert Hutchins

Robert K Hutchins

Associate Professor of Clinical-Affiliate

Director of Retinal Vitreous Service

Stetson Building
Suite 5300
260 Stetson Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267
Phone 513-558-5151


Medical Doctor: University of Illinois College of Medicine,

Residency : New England Medical Center Hospital, Tufts University School of Medicine,

Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, (Retina-Vitreous)

Internship: Mount Auburn Hospital, Harvard Medical School,

Research and Practice Interests

Virteo-Retinal Disorders


Peer Reviewed Publications

Cionni, Douglas A; Lewis, Shawn A; Petersen, Michael R; Foster, Robert E; Riemann, Christopher D; Sisk, Robert A; Hutchins, Robert K; Miller, Daniel M (2012. ) Analysis of outcomes for intravitreal bevacizumab in the treatment of choroidal neovascularization secondary to ocular histoplasmosis.Ophthalmology, , 119 (2 ) ,327-32 More Information

Schoenberger, Scott D; Miller, Daniel M; Riemann, Christopher D; Foster, Robert E; Sisk, Robert A; Hutchins, Robert K; Petersen, Michael R Outcomes of 25-gauge pars plana vitrectomy in the surgical management of proliferative diabetic retinopathy.Ophthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging : the official journal of the International Society for Imaging in the Eye, , 42 (6 ) ,474-80 More Information

El-Sanhouri, A A; Foster, R E; Petersen, M R; Hutchins, R K; Miller, D M; Evans, T M; Trichopoulos, N; Riemann, C D (2011. ) Retinal tears after posterior vitreous detachment and vitreous hemorrhage in patients on systemic anticoagulants.Eye (London, England), , 25 (8 ) ,1016-9 More Information

Glueck, Charles J; Hutchins, Robert K; Khan, Ayub; Bains, Puneetpal S; Khan, Naseer; Wang, Ping (2011. ) Successful anticoagulation for bilateral central retinal vein occlusion.Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry, , 412 (11-12 ) ,1165-6 More Information

Bynoe, Leon A; Hutchins, Robert K; Lazarus, Howard S; Friedberg, Mark A Retinal endovascular surgery for central retinal vein occlusion: initial experience of four surgeons. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 25 (5 ) ,625-32

Motley, William W; Augsburger, James J; Hutchins, Robert K; Schneider, Susan; Boat, Thomas F Pseudomonas aeruginosa endogenous endophthalmitis with choroidal abscess in a patient with cystic fibrosis. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 25 (2 ) ,202-7

Hershberger, Vrinda S; Augsburger, James J; Hutchins, Robert K; Raymond, Lawrence A; Krug, Stewart (2004. ) Fibrovascular ingrowth at sclerotomy sites in vitrectomized diabetic eyes with recurrent vitreous hemorrhage: ultrasound biomicroscopy findings.Ophthalmology, , 111 (6 ) ,1215-21 More Information

Phillips, Paul; Hutchins, Robert K (2003. ) Development of a large macular fold following surgical repair of a traction retinal detachment in a child with x-linked retinoschisis. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 23 (6 ) ,855-6

Hershberger, Vrinda S; Augsburger, James J; Hutchins, Robert K; Miller, Steven A; Horwitz, Jeffrey A; Bergmann, Mark (2003. ) Chorioretinal lesions in nonfatal cases of West Nile virus infection.Ophthalmology, , 110 (9 ) ,1732-6 More Information

Hershberger, Vrinda S; Hutchins, Robert K; Witte, David P; Schneider, Susan; Harris, Richard E; McGonegle, Shane J (2003. ) Epstein-Barr virus-related bilateral acute retinal necrosis in a patient with X-linked lymphoproliferative disorder.Archives of ophthalmology, , 121 (7 ) ,1047-9 More Information

Hershberger, Vrinda S; Hutchins, Robert K; Laber, Patrick W Photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for subretinal neovascularization secondary to bilateral idiopathic acquired juxtafoveolar telangiectasis. Ophthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging : the official journal of the International Society for Imaging in the Eye, , 34 (4 ) ,318-20

Hutchins, Robert K; Kaufman, Adam H; Augsburger, James J (2003. ) Perfluoro-octane internal tamponade when using a temporary keratoprosthesis during retinal detachment repair. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 23 (1 ) ,106-10

Komanduri, K V; Feinberg, J; Hutchins, R K; Frame, R D; Schmidt, D K; Viswanathan, M N; Lalezari, J P; McCune, J M (2001. ) Loss of cytomegalovirus-specific CD4+ T cell responses in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patients with high CD4+ T cell counts and recurrent retinitis.The Journal of infectious diseases, , 183 (8 ) ,1285-9 More Information

Hutchins, R K (1998. ) Complications of macular hole surgery.Ophthalmology, , 105 (5 ) ,762 More Information

Alappatt, J J; Hutchins, R K (1998. ) Retinal detachments due to traumatic tears in the pars plana ciliaris. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 18 (6 ) ,506-9

Gabriele, P; Hutchins, R K (1996. ) Fusarium endophthalmitis in an intravenous drug abuser. American journal of ophthalmology, , 122 (1 ) ,119-21

Hutchins, R K; D'Amico, D J; Casey, V N; Morin, B (1990. ) Experimental retinectomy in the rabbit. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 10 (1 ) ,72-7

Arrigg, P G; Lahav, M; Hutchins, R K; Weiter, J J (1988. ) Pigmentary retinal degeneration and Coats' disease: a case study. Ophthalmic surgery, , 19 (6 ) ,432-6

Weiss, J N; Hutchins, R K; Balogh, K (1988. ) Simultaneous aspergillus endophthalmitis and cytomegalovirus retinitis after kidney transplantation. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.), , 8 (3 ) ,193-8

Hutchins, R K; Gittinger, J W; Weiter, J J (1986. ) Optic disk and iris neovascularization after surgical interruption of the retinal circulation. American journal of ophthalmology, , 101 (5 ) ,616-8

Schockman, Samantha; Glueck, Charles J; Hutchins, Robert K; Patel, Jaykumar; Shah, Parth; Wang, Ping (2015. ) Diagnostic ramifications of ocular vascular occlusion as a first thrombotic event associated with factor V Leiden and prothrombin gene heterozygosity.Clinical ophthalmology (Auckland, N.Z.), , 9 ,591-600 More Information

Shaikh, Adeel H; Toussaint, Brian W; Miller, Daniel M; Petersen, Michael R; Foster, Robert E; Riemann, Christopher D; Hutchins, Robert K; Sisk, Robert A (2015. ) Cost comparison of intravitreal aflibercept with bevacizumab and ranibizumab for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration.Ophthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging retina, , 46 (1 ) ,62-6 More Information

Glueck, Charles J; Hutchins, Robert K; Jurantee, Joel; Khan, Zia; Wang, Ping (2012. ) Thrombophilia and retinal vascular occlusion.Clinical ophthalmology (Auckland, N.Z.), , 6 ,1377-84 More Information

Scott, Ingrid U; Oden, Neal L; VanVeldhuisen, Paul C; Ip, Michael S; Blodi, Barbara A; Antoszyk, Andrew N (2009. ) SCORE Study Report 7: incidence of intravitreal silicone oil droplets associated with staked-on vs luer cone syringe design.American journal of ophthalmology, , 148 (5 ) ,725-732.e7 More Information

Glueck, Charles J; Ping Wang, ; Hutchins, Robert; Petersen, Michael R; Golnik, Karl (2008. ) Ocular vascular thrombotic events: central retinal vein and central retinal artery occlusions.Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis, , 14 (3 ) ,286-94 More Information

Sisk, Robert A; Hutchins, Robert K (2007. ) Necrotizing herpetic retinopathy after intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection.Retinal cases & brief reports, , 1 (4 ) ,211-2 More Information

Contact Information

Practice - Cincinnati Eye Institute
3129 Clifton Avenue
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45220
Phone: 513-861-7575

Academic - Stetson Building
Suite 5300
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-5151