Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz
Ponto, MD
Katharina Ponto, MD
Position: Virchow Fellow / Medical Specialist for Ophthalmology / Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO)
Further Information


  • Raum P, Lamparter J, Ponto KA, Peto T, Hoehn R, Schulz A, Schneider A, Wild PS, Pfeiffer N, Mirshahi A. Prevalence and Cardiovascular Associations of Diabetic Retinopathy and Maculopathy: Results from the Gutenberg Health Study. PloS one 10:e0127188. 2015.
  • Ponto KA, Elbaz H, Peto T, Laubert-Reh D, Binder H, Wild PS, Lackner K, Pfeiffer N, Mirshahi A. Prevalence and risk factors of retinal vein occlusion: the Gutenberg Health Study. J Thromb Haemost. doi: 10.1111/jth.12982., 2015.

  • Ponto KA, Schuppan D, Zwiener I, Binder H, Mirshahi A, Diana T, Pitz S, Pfeiffer N, Kahaly GJ. Thyroid-associated orbitopathy is linked to gastrointestinal autoimmunity. Clin Exp Immunol 178:57-64, 2014.
  • Ponto KA, Zwiener I, Al-Nawas B, Kahaly GJ, Otto AF, Karbach J, Pfeiffer N, Pitz S. Piezosurgery for orbital decompression surgery in thyroid associated orbitopathy. Journal of cranio-maxillo-facial surgery : official publication of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery 42:1813-1820, 2014.