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Jaime Tejedor

Short CV

1987 Medical Degree: Univ. Autónoma de Madrid
1994 PhD in Neuroscience: Univ. Autónoma de Madrid
1989-92 Ophthalmology Residency: Hosp. Ramón y Cajal
1993 Certificate ECFMG United States
1997 Postdoctoral fellow: Wilmer Eye Institute
since 1994 Dept Ophthalmology Hosp. Ramón y Cajal, Associate Professor Univ. Autónoma de Madrid
Research stays Harvard University, Univ. of Calgary

Scientifc Interest

  • Pathogenesis and treatment of refractive errors, refractive plasticity (mechanisms of form deprivation myopia, lens induced myopia/hyperopia)
  • Amblyopia
  • Essential infantile esotropia and dissociated strabismus complex
  • Intermittent exotropia, eye muscle disorders


  • European Vision Institute (EVI)
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
  • AAO
  • ESA

Research Group

Developmental eye disease

(refractive error, amblyopia, strabismus)


Hospital Ramón y Cajal

Ctra. Colmenar km 9100
28034 Madrid

Phone: 34-913369008
Fax: 34-913369023



Key Publications

  1. Cavada C, Compañy T, Tejedor J, Cruz-Rizzolo RJ, Reinoso-Suárez F
    The anatomical connections of the macaque monkey orbitofrontal cortex. A review
    Cerebral Cortex 2000; 10:220-242
  2. Tejedor J, Rodríguez JM
    Long-term outcome and predictor variables in the treatment of acquired esotropia with botulinum toxin
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2001; 42: 2542-2546
  3. Tejedor J, de la Villa P
    Refractive changes induced by form deprivation in the mouse eye
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2003; 44:32-36
  4. Guirao A, Tejedor J, Artal P
    Corneal aberrations before and after small incision cataract surgery
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2004; 45:4312-4319.
  5. Tejedor J, Murube J
    Choosing the location of corneal incision based on preexisting astigmatism in phacoemulsification.
    Am J Ophthalmol 2005; 139:767-776
  6. Tejedor J, Rodríguez JM
    Estimation of strabismic amblyopia by small-sized concentric gratings in preverbal children (e-pub ahead of print, published online May 4 2007)
    Eye 2007
  7. Tejedor J, Rodríguez JM
    Management of nonresolving consecutive exotropia following botulinum toxin treatment of childhood esotropia
    Arch Ophthalmol 2007;125:1210-1213
  8. Ruiz de Zárate B, Tejedor J
    Current concepts in the management of amblyopia
    Clinical Ophthalmology 2007;1:403-414
  9. Tejedor J, Ogallar C
    Comparative efficacy of penalization methods in moderate to mild amblyopia.
    Am J Ophthalmol 2008;145:562-569.

Research Groups