Charles C Wykoff, MD, PhD, FASRS

Charles C Wykoff, MD, PhD, FASRS

4460 Bissonnet St.
Suite 200
Bellaire, TX 77401
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(713) 524-3434 office

Professional Affiliations

Academic Appointments
  • Deputy Chair Ophthalmology Blanton Eye Institute
  • Director Greater Houston Retina Research Foundation
  • Assistant Clinical Member Research Institute Methodist Hospital
  • Clinical Assistant Professor Ophthalmology Weill Cornell Medical College
Hospital Appointments
  • Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas

Education and Training

Retinal fellowship
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida, USA
Additional fellowship
Chief Resident and Co-Director of Ocular Trauma, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida, USA
Ophthalmology residency
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, Florida, USA
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Medical school
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA


Dr. Charles Wykoff is Director of Research at Retina Consultants of Texas; Chairman of the Research and Clinical Trials Committee, Retina Consultants of America; and Deputy Chair of Ophthalmology for the Blanton Eye Institute, Houston Methodist Hospital. He received his baccalaureate from MIT, PhD from Oxford University while on a Marshall Scholarship, and MD from Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Wykoff completed ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal fellowship at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute where he served as Chief Resident/Co-Director of Ocular Trauma and received a Heed Fellowship and the Ronald G. Michels Award.
Dr. Wykoff is passionate about translational research and clinical trial design, and serves as principal investigator for numerous clinical trials. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed manuscripts and frequently speaks at national and international academic meetings. His research interests pertain to angiogenesis, retinal vascular diseases, atrophic retinal diseases, gene and cell therapies, and vitreoretinal surgical topics. Dr Wykoff serves on multiple scientific and medical advisory boards, safety monitoring committees, and global steering committees for endeavors spanning the innovative process from early to late stage developments.
He is President (2021-2023) of the Vit-Buckle Society and serves on the ASRS Board of Directors as Chair of the Practice Management Committee. He is also a founding member of the Ophthalmology Retina Editorial Board and an elected member of the Retina Society and Macula Society. He has been awarded the ASRS Senior Honor and Young Investigator Awards as well as the AAO Secretariat and multiple Achievement Awards.