Tina G. Damarjian, MD

Tina Damarjian, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences


Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Clinics Building
8920 W. Connell Court
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin - New Berlin Clinic
4855 S. Moorland Road
New Berlin, WI 53151

Maps and Directions

Children's Central Scheduling: (414) 607-5280

Patient Care Emphasis

  • Eye muscle disorders (strabismus) in children and adults
  • Pediatric cataracts and intraocular lenses
  • Pediatric glaucoma
  • Retinopathy of prematurity
  • Nasolacrimal duct obstructions

Honors and Society Memberships

  • Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine's Granville A. Bennett Award for Outstanding Contribution to Medical Education, 2011
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Research Grant Award, 2005
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, 2007


  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2010

Postgraduate Training

  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Glick Eye Institute, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, 2014
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Glick Eye Institute, Ophthalmology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, 2015
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology & Adult Strabismus, Stein Eye Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, 2016

Recent Publications

  • Damarjian, TG, Craner MJ, Black, JA, Waxman SG. Upregulation and colocalization of p75 and Nav 1.8 in Purkinje neurons in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis. Neurosci Lett. 2004 Oct 21:369(3): 186-90
  • Craner MJ, Damarjian TG, Liu S, Hains BC, Lo AC, Black JA, Newcombe J, Cuzner ML, Waxman SG. Sodium channels contribute to microglia/macrophage activation and function in EAE and MS. Glia. 2005 Jan 15;49(2):220-9. (Imaged cover photo for this edition)
  • Kardon RH, Anderson, SC, Damarjian TG, Grace EM, Stone EM, Kawasaki A. Chromatic Pupil Responses: Preferential Activation of the Melanopsin mediated versus Outer Photoreceptor-mediated Pupil Light Reflex. Ophthalmology 2010, Volume 116, Issue 8, Pages 1564-1573
  • Kardon RH, Anderson, SC, Damarjian TG, Grace EM, Stone EM, Kawasaki A. Chromatic Pupillometry in Patients with Retinitis Pigmentos. Ophthalmology 2011;118:376 –381a

Updated Jan. 2018