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Dr. Delan Jinapriya
Dr. Delan Jinapriya
Assistant Professor
Contact Info
Tel: (613) 507-4800 (Galen reception)
Fax: (613) 507-4801


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

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 DJin 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 DBuys 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)