Department of Ophthalmology
School of Medicine Queen's University

Dr. D. Jinapriya

BSc (Hons), MD, FRCSC
Eye Physician and Surgeon
Glaucoma Subspecialist

Assistant Professor 
Department of Ophthalmology
Queen's University

Galen Eye Centre
27 Place D'Armes
Kingston, Ontario


Ann Meier
Tel: (613) 507-4800
Fax: (613) 507-4801

Practice Profile Glaucoma
Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Faculty of Pure and Applied Science, Human Physiology, York University (1999)
Medical School: 
Queen's University (2003)
Ophthalmology Residency: 
Queen's University (2008)
Adult Comprehensive Glaucoma Fellowship, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto. Fellowship Mentors: Dr. G.E. Trope and Dr. Y.M. Buys


Canadian National Institute for the Bilnd - EA Baker Fellowship (2008)
Stephen Drance Award - Canadian Glaucoma Society (2008)

Research Interests

Narrow Angle Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management

Selected Publications:

Lewis RA, Christie WC, Day DG, Craven ER, Walters T, Bejanian M, Lee SS, Goodkin ML, Zhang J, Whitcup SM, Robinson MR; Bimatoprost SR Study Group. Bimatoprost Sustained-Release Implants for Glaucoma Therapy: 6-Month Results from a Phase I/II Clinical Trial. Am J Ophthalmol. 2016 Dec 21. [Epub ahead of print]

Harasymowycz P, Birt C, Gooi P, Heckler L, Hutnik C, Jinapriya D, Shuba L, Yan D, Day R. Medical Management of Glaucoma in the 21st Century from a Canadian Perspective. J Ophthalmol. 2016;2016:6509809. 

Gonzalez-Rodriguez JM, Trope GE, Drori-Wagschal L, Jinapriya D, Buys YM. Comparison of trabeculectomy versus Ex-PRESS: 3-year follow-up. Br J Ophthalmol. 2016 Sep;100(9):1269-73.

Brissette A, Davidson J, Le Saux N, McGraw R, Kratky V, Jinapriya DPeriorbital necrotizing fasciitis in a previously healthy male. Can J Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec;49(6):e138-9.

Jinapriya D, D'Souza M, Hollands H, El-Defrawy SR, Irrcher I, Smallman D, Farmer JP, Cheung J, Urton T, Day A, Sun X, Campbell RJ. Anti-inflammatory Therapy after Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty: A Randomized, Double-Masked, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial. Ophthalmology. 2014 Dec;121(12):2356-61.

Wagshal LD, Trope GE, Jinapriya D, Jin YP, Buys YM. Prospective Randomized Study Comparing Ex-PRESS to Trabeculectomy: 1-Year Results. J Glaucoma. 2013 Nov 16. [Epub ahead of print].

Hollands H, Johnson D, Jinapriya DDiagnosis of primary open-angle glaucoma--reply. JAMA. 2013 Sep 11;310(10):1074-5.

Hollands H, Johnson D, Hollands S, Simel DL, Jinapriya D, Sharma S. Do findings on routine examination identify patients at risk for primary open-angle glaucoma? The rational clinical examination systematic review. JAMA. 2013 May 15;309(19):2035-42.

Beltran-Agullo L, Trope GE, Jin Y, Wagschal LD, Jinapriya D, Buys YM. Comparison of Visual Recovery Following Ex-PRESS Versus Trabeculectomy: Results of a Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial. J Glaucoma. 2013 Jun 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Jinapriya D, Almeida DRP, Johnson D, Irrcher I, El-Defrawy SR. Anaesthetic plus dilating gel improves pupil dilation for cataract surgery. Can J Ophthalmol 2012 Apr; 47(2): 145-9.

Jinapriya D, Anraku A, Alasbali T, Trope GE, Buys YM. Evaluation of investigator bias in industry-funded trials of latanoprost. Can J Ophthalmol (2011); 46(6): 531-6.

Anraku A, Jin YP, Butty Z, Jinapriya D, Alasbali T, Mammo Z, Flanagan JG, Trope GE. The Toronto epidemiology glaucoma survey: a pilot study. Can J Ophthalmol (2011); 46(4): 352-7.

Jinapriya D, Buys YM. Comment: Intraocular Pressure, Central Corneal Thickness, and Prevalence of Open-Angle Glaucoma: The Los Angeles Latino Eye Study. Evidence-Based Opthalmology (2009); 10(2): 78-9.

Selected Abstracts:

Simpson SM, Warder DC, Moore A, Irrcher I, Jinapriya D. Refractive Status of narrow angle patients in a Canadian tertiary care centre. Canadian Ophthalmological Society (2012)

Beltran-Agullo L, Jinapriya D, Jin YP, Drori Wagschal L, Trope GE, Buys YM. Faster visual recovery following ExPRESS than trabeculaectomy: Results of a prospective randomized control trial. Canadian Ophthalmological Society (2012)

Hollands H, Johnson D, Hollands S, Jinapriya D, Sharma S. Risk factors for POAG: Systematic Review and meta-analysis. Canadian Ophthalmological Society (2011)

Leung C, Irrcher I, Jinapriya D. Primary SLT as treatment for intra-vitreal triamcinolone induced OHT. Canadian Ophthalmological Society (2011)

Wagschal LD, Trope GE, Jinapriya D, Buys YM. Prospective randomized study comparing Ex-PRESS to trabeculectomy: interim results. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (2011); American Glaucoma Society (2011)

Research Funding:

Glaucoma Research Society of Canada:"Randomized Control Trial of Retrobulbar Injection vs IV Analgesia for Transscleral Diode Laser" (2016)

Glaucoma Research Society of Canada: "Biometric and Refractive Status of a Canadian Narrow Angle Population and the Degree of Angle Opening Post Peripheral Iridotomy" (2016)

CIHR Cafe Scientifique: "Glaucoma: The Silent Thief of Vision. Understanding Optic Neuropathies and Associated Vision Loss" (2011)

Unrestricted Research Funding (Allergan): "Refractive Status in Patients with Narrow Angles" (2011)