Dr. Luiz Fernando Teixeira

Dr. Luiz Fernando Teixeira is an Ophthalmologist specialized in Ocular Oncology, Retina and Orbit Diseases.

Graduated in Medicine at the Federal University of São Paulo (1993-1998). Medical residency in Ophthalmology, Federal University of São Paulo (1999-2001). Specialized in the areas of Ocular Oncology, Retina and Vitreous and orbit at the same University (2001-2005). He specialized in Ocular Oncology at "Wills Eye Hospital" in Philadelphia - USA (2005-2006). He is currently a public doctor at the Department of Ophthalmology at the Federal University of São Paulo. Has experience in Medicine, with emphasis on ophthalmology (Ocular Oncology, Diseases of the Retina and Diseases of the Orbit). Physician responsible for the Sector of Ocular Oncology of the Instituto de Oncologia Pediatríca (IOP) of UNIFESP. Physician responsible for the Ocular Oncology Sector of the Pediatric Oncology Department of Hospital Santa Marcelina.

Has experience in:


  • Application of episcleral radioactive plaque - Ocular Brachytherapy with Iodine 125 and Ruthenium 106
  • Lasertherapy - Photocoagulation, Transpupillary Thermotherapy (TTT)
  • PDT Photodynamic Therapy - Eye Tumors
  • Cryotherapy of eye tumors
  • Intra-arterial Chemotherapy - Retinoblastoma
  • Intra-vitreous Chemotherapy
  • Enucleation of the eyeball
  • Intraocular tumor biopsy - iris, ciliary body, choroid and vitreous retina
  • Biopsy of extraocular tumor - eyelid, conjunctiva, orbit
  • Exeresis of conjunctiva tumor
  • Exeresis of intraocular malignant tumor
  • Intraocular antiangiogenic injection (lucentis, eylea, avastin)
  • Intraocular injection of corticosteroids (ozurdex)
  • Orbital surgery


  • Ocular melanoma (eyelid, conjunctival, iris, ciliary body, choroid, orbit, metastatic)
  • Ocular Nevus
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Lymphoma
  • Choroidal neoplasms
  • Iris neoplasms
  • Retinal neoplasms
  • Eyelid neoplasms
  • Neoplasms of the conjunctiva
  • Orbital diseases
  • Orbital neoplasms
  • Retinal diseases

What we do

  • Ophthalmological consultation for adults and children
  • Retinography
  • Eyeball ultrasound
  • Biomicroscopic Ultrasonography (UBM)
  • Previous Segment Photography

Contact and Appointments

To make your appointment or talk about another subject, please use one of the means below.

Rua Afonso Braz, 525 - Conj. 93
Vila Nova Conceição - SP | 04511-902

Tel.: 11 3044-2244
Cel.: 11 91147-2244

E-mail: [email protected]