PD Dr. Linda M. Meyer, PhD

"The Herzog Carl Theodor Eye Clinic - a house with a long tradition - combines for you, dear patients, a highly competent and committed team of doctors, friendly and qualified clinic staff and excellent technical equipment, which enable treatment options at the cutting edge of research. This means that the best possible individualized therapy can be tailored to you. I would especially like to emphasize the warm and familiar atmosphere of our hospital, which makes our clinic known beyond the country's borders and motivates me every day."

PD Dr. Linda M. Meyer, PhD

Dr. Meyer performs the preparatory examinations and follow-up care in the practice.

Practice PD Dr. Linda Meyer
Thierschstraße 47
80538 Munich
Phone: +49 89 297 063


  • 1996 - 2003 Studies of Human Medicine at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn and at the Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Sweden
  • 2003 Medical state examination
  • 2004 Doctorate, medical license to practice medicine
  • 2004 - 2005 Postdoc, research work in the group of Professor Söderberg, Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Ophthalmology and Vision, St. Eriks Eye Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2005 - 2009 Residency at the University Eye Hospital, Bonn, Germany
  • 2008 PhD, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 2009 - 2010 Residency in ophthalmology at Herzog Carl Theodor Eye Hospital, Munich, Germany
  • 2010 Specialist in Ophthalmology, Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO)
  • 2015 Habilitation in Ophthalmology, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University of Bonn, Germany
  • Awards / Third party funding
  • 2007 - 2008 Gerok fellow of the BONFOR, University of Bonn
  • 2006 - 2008 Fellowships of the German Research Foundation and ARVO (Association for Vision and Eye Research)
  • Since 2014 DFG funding collaborative project with PD Dr Alfred Wegener, University of Bonn and Dr Stein-Streilein, Scheppens Eye Institute, Harvard University.

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • Association For Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
  • Professional Association of Ophthalmologists (BVA)
  • German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)

Operations and laser interventions on the eye

  • Cataract surgery (cataract)
  • Glaucoma surgery (glaucoma)
  • Surgery of retinal and vitreous diseases
  • Refractive intraocular surgery
  • Surgery of the anterior segment of the eye (e.g. wing surgery)
  • Intravitreal pharmacotherapy of retinal diseases. Anti-VEGF therapy of macular degeneration
  • Laser treatments for retinal diseases and posterior cataract

Operations on eyelids and lacrimal ducts

  • Correction of "drooping eyelids" and "bags under the eyes
  • Eyelid malposition: entropion, ectropion, ptosis
  • Tumor surgery of the eyelids and orbit
  • Lacrimal duct surgery
  • Cataract surgery (cataract)
  • Surgery of the anterior segments of the eye
  • Surgery for retinal and vitreous diseases
  • intravitreal injection for macular degeneration (anti VEGF)
  • laser surgery
  • research activity in the DFG-funded cooperation project with the University Eye Hospital Bonn