Ophthalmologist Klaus Trier


  • Medical Doctor from University of Copenhagen 1983
  • Educated at eye departments of Frederiksberg, Aalborg, Hvidovre and Gentofte
  • Eye Specialist 1990
  • Functioning chief surgeon at Hillerød Hospital 1988
  • Chief surgeon at Frederiksberg Hospital 1993-97. Subspecialities: cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, and cornea transplants
  • Established private research laboratory and eye clinic 1993
  • Author of 30 scientific articles in international journals about connective tissue and myopia, and the textbook chapter "The Sclera" in "The Biology of the Eye", Elsevier 2006
  • Invited as speaker by American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Association for Ocular Pharmacology & Therapeutics (AOPT), International Myopia Conference (IMC), World Health Organisation (WHO)/Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI), European Vision & Eye Research Association (EVER).
  • Member of the interventions committee of the International Myopia Institute
  • Specialities:
  1. Connective tissue research
  2. Control and medical treatment of childhood myopia