Dr. Papachristou is an assistant professor of ophthalmology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pa.
He obtained his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, N.Y., and completed his residency at Hershey Medical Center. He completed a glaucoma fellowship at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami.
Dr. Papachristou enjoys an active role in resident surgical and clinical education. He participates in clinically applicable research activities, including investigations of glaucoma surgeries, changes in IOP with gonioscopy, and corneal graft survival in glaucoma patients.