1972-75 Residency: Paris-Créteil University
1975 Board of Ophthalmology
1976 Thèse d’Etat de Docteur en Médecine

1977-79 Fellowship : Paris-Creteil University
1980-89 Assistant-Professor , Hôpital Intercommunal de Créteil
1990-92 Assistant-Professor , Hôpital Lariboisière Paris
1993 Head of Department, Hôpital Lariboisière, Paris

1992 Professor of Ophthalmology University Paris 7
1996-2006 Director of the Ophthalmology Residency Program , Paris University
2000-2006 Member of the National Council of Universities

CLINICAL ACTIVITY: Medical and surgical retina


  • Vitreo-retinal surgery with special interest for macular surgery.
  • Retinal vascular diseases
  • Retinal imaging


  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Macula Society
  • Club Jules Gonin ( Member of the Board 1998-2004)
  • European Fluorescein Angiography Club
  • EURETINA (Member of the Board)
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Société Française d’Ophtalmologie
  • Editorial Board of the American Journal of Ophthalmology

Jules Gonin Lecture, Prize of the Retinal Research Foundation

(214 publications in peer-review journals, of which 105 in international journals)

Privat E, Tadayoni R, Gaucher D, Haouchine B, Massin P and Gaudric A, Residual defect in the foveal photoreceptor layer detected by optical coherence tomography in eyes with spontaneously closed macular holes, Am J Ophthalmol, 2007, 143, 814-819.
Schmidt-Erfurth UM, Richard G, Augustin A, Aylward WG, Bandello F, Corcostegui B, Cunha-Vaz J, Gaudric A, Leys A and Schlingemann RO, Guidance for the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration, Acta Ophthalmol Scand, 2007, 85, 486-494.
Gaucher D, Haouchine B, Tadayoni R, Massin P, Erginay A, Benhamou N and Gaudric A, Long-term follow-up of high myopic foveoschisis: natural course and surgical outcome, Am J Ophthalmol, 2007, 143, 455-462.
Conrath J, Erginay A, Giorgi R, Lecleire-Collet A, Vicaut E, Klein JC, Gaudric A and Massin P, Evaluation of the effect of JPEG and JPEG2000 image compression on the detection of diabetic retinopathy, Eye, 2007, 21, 487-493.
Tadayoni R, Gaudric A, Haouchine B, Massin P. Relationship between Macular Hole Size and the Potential Benefit of Internal Limiting Membrane Peeling. Br J Ophthalmol 2006.
Labauge P, Krivosic V, Denier C, Tournier-Lasserve E, Gaudric A. Frequency of retinal cavernomas in 60 patients with familial cerebral cavernomas: a clinical and genetic study. Arch Ophthalmol 2006;124(6):885-6.
Conrath J, Erginay A, Giorgi R, Lecleire-Collet A, Vicaut E, Klein JC, Gaudric A, Massin P. Evaluation of the effect of JPEG and JPEG2000 image compression on the detection of diabetic retinopathy. Eye 2006.
Toranzo J, Cohen SY, Erginay A, Gaudric A. Peripapillary intrachoroidal cavitation in myopia. Am J Ophthalmol 2005;140(4):731-2.
Pierre-Kahn V, Tadayoni R, Haouchine B, Massin P, Gaudric A. Comparison of optical coherence tomography models OCT1 and Stratus OCT for macular retinal thickness measurement. Br J Ophthalmol 2005;89(12):1581-5.
Paques M, Massin P, Sahel JA, Gaudric A, Bergmann JF, Azancot S, Levy BI, Vicaut E. Circadian fluctuations of macular edema in patients with morning vision blurring: correlation with arterial pressure and effect of light deprivation. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2005;46(12):4707-11.
Paques M, Krivosic V, Girmens JF, Giraud C, Sahel J, Gaudric A. Decreased Venous Tortuosity Associated With Resolution Of Macular Edema After Intravitreal Injection Of Triamcinolone. Retina 2005;25(8):1099-1101.
Gualino V, Cohen SY, Delyfer MN, Sahel JA, Gaudric A. Optical coherence tomography findings in tamoxifen retinopathy. Am J Ophthalmol 2005;140(4):757-8.
Gaucher D, Tadayoni R, Erginay A, Haouchine B, Gaudric A, Massin P. Optical coherence tomography assessment of the vitreoretinal relationship in diabetic macular edema. Am J Ophthalmol 2005;139(5):807-13.
Catier A, Tadayoni R, Paques M, Erginay A, Haouchine B, Gaudric A, Massin P. Characterization of macular edema from various etiologies by optical coherence tomography. Am J Ophthalmol 2005;140(2):200 – 206.
Massin P, Audren F, Haouchine B, Erginay A, Bergmann JF, Benosman R, Caulin C, Gaudric A. Intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide for diabetic diffuse macular edema: preliminary results of a prospective controlled trial. Ophthalmology 2004;111(2):218-24; discussion 224-5.
Haouchine B, Massin P, Tadayoni R, Erginay A, Gaudric A. Diagnosis of macular pseudoholes and lamellar macular holes by optical coherence tomography. Am J Ophthalmol 2004;138(5):732-9.
Audren F, Tod M, Massin P, Benosman R, Haouchine B, Erginay A, Caulin C, Gaudric A, Bergmann JF. Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modeling of the effect of triamcinolone acetonide on central macular thickness in patients with diabetic macular edema. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2004;45(10):3435-41.
Tadayoni R, Paques M, Girmens JF, Massin P, Gaudric A. Persistence of fundus fluorescence after use of indocyanine green for macular surgery. Ophthalmology 2003;110(3):604-8.
Paques M, Genevois O, Regnier A, Tadayoni R, Sercombe R, Gaudric A, Vicaut E. Axon-tracing properties of indocyanine green. Arch Ophthalmol 2003;121(3):367-70.
Massin P, Duguid G, Erginay A, Haouchine B, Gaudric A. Optical coherence tomography for evaluating diabetic macular edema before and after vitrectomy. Am J Ophthalmol 2003;135(2):169-77.
Girmens JF, Erginay A, Massin P, Scigalla P, Gaudric A, Richard S. Treatment of von Hippel-Lindau retinal hemangioblastoma by the vascular endothelial growth factor receptor inhibitor SU5416 is more effective for associated macular edema than for hemangioblastomas. Am J Ophthalmol 2003;136(1):194-6.
Benhamou N, Massin P, Haouchine B, Audren F, Tadayoni R, Gaudric A. Intravitreal triamcinolone for refractory pseudophakic macular edema. Am J Ophthalmol 2003;135(2):246-9.
Dollfus H, Massin P, Taupin P, Nemeth C, Amara S, Giraud S, Beroud C, Dureau P, Gaudric A, Landais P, Richard S. Retinal hemangioblastoma in von Hippel-Lindau disease: a clinical and molecular study. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2002;43(9):3067-74.
Benhamou N, Massin P, Spolaore R, Paques M, Gaudric A. Surgical management of epiretinal membrane in young patients. Am J Ophthalmol 2002;133(3):358-64.
Benhamou N, Massin P, Haouchine B, Erginay A, Gaudric A. Macular retinoschisis in highly myopic eyes. Am J Ophthalmol 2002;133(6):794-800.
Tadayoni R, Paques M, Massin P, Mouki-Benani S, Mikol J, Gaudric A. Dissociated optic nerve fiber layer appearance of the fundus after idiopathic epiretinal membrane removal. Ophthalmology 2001;108(12):2279-83.
Paques M, Garmyn V, Catier A, Naoun K, Vicaut E, Gaudric A. Analysis of retinal and choroidal circulation during central retinal vein occlusion using indocyanine green videoangiography. Arch Ophthalmol 2001;119(12):1781-7.
Massin P, Vicaut E, Haouchine B, Erginay A, Paques M, Gaudric A. Reproducibility of retinal mapping using optical coherence tomography. Arch Ophthalmol 2001;119(8):1135-42.
Massin P, Haouchine B, Gaudric A. Macular traction detachment and diabetic edema associated with posterior hyaloidal traction. Am J Ophthalmol 2001;132(4):599-600.
Haouchine B, Massin P, Gaudric A. Foveal pseudocyst as the first step in macular hole formation: a prospective study by optical coherence tomography. Ophthalmology 2001;108(1):15-22.
Paques M, Massin P, Blain P, Duquesnoy AS, Gaudric A. Long-term incidence of reopening of macular holes. Ophthalmology 2000;107(4):760-5; discussion 766.
Castelnovo L, Dosquet C, Gaudric A, Sahel J, Hicks D. Human platelet suspension stimulates porcine retinal glial proliferation and migration in vitro. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2000;41(2):601-9.
Paques M, Chastang C, Mathis A, Sahel J, Massin P, Dosquet C, Korobelnik JF, Le Gargasson JF, Gaudric A. Effect of autologous platelet concentrate in surgery for idiopathic macular hole: results of a multicenter, double-masked, randomized trial. Platelets in Macular Hole Surgery Group. Ophthalmology 1999;106(5):932-8.
Massin P, Virally-Monod M, Vialettes B, Paques M, Gin H, Porokhov B, Caillat-Zucman S, Froguel P, Paquis-Fluckinger V, Gaudric A, Guillausseau PJ. Prevalence of macular pattern dystrophy in maternally inherited diabetes and deafness. GEDIAM Group. Ophthalmology 1999;106(9):1821-7.
Massin P, Paques M, Masri H, Haouchine B, Erginay A, Blain P, Gaudric A. Visual outcome of surgery for epiretinal membranes with macular pseudoholes. Ophthalmology 1999;106(3):580-5.
Gaudric A, Haouchine B, Massin P, Paques M, Blain P, Erginay A. Macular hole formation: new data provided by optical coherence tomography. Arch Ophthalmol 1999;117(6):744-51.
Paques M, Massin P, Santiago PY, Spielmann AC, Le Gargasson JF, Gaudric A. Late reopening of successfully treated macular holes. Br J Ophthalmol 1997;81(8):658-62.
Gaudric A, Sterkers M, Coscas G. Retinal detachment after choroidal ischemia. Am J Ophthalmol 1987;104(4):364-72.
Spolaore R, Gaudric A, Coscas G, de Margerie J. Acute sectorial choroidal ischemia. Am J Ophthalmol 1984;98(6):707-16.
Gaudric A, Coscas G, Bird AC. Choroidal ischemia. Am J Ophthalmol 1982;94(4):489-98.