Detecting Barrett’s Esophagus and Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Spectrally Encoded Confocal Microscopy (SECM)

Imaging Whole Organs
at the Microscopic Level

Capsule Technologies

Cystic Fibrosis

Micro Optical Coherence Tomography (μOCT)

Seeing a Heart Attack
Before it Happens

Coronary Artery Disease

Diagnosing and Managing Cardiovascular Disease

Optical Frequency Domain Imaging (OFDI)

Changing the Standard of Care for Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Working Toward Treating
Birth Defects in Utero

The World's Smallest Endoscope


Clinical Technology


January 8, 2016  |  Prof. Tearney has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

Congratulations to Prof. Tearney who has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).  Members of the 2015 class of 168 fellows are recognized by NAI for having demonstrated “a highly prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic... Read more >

Gary Tearney, MD, Ph.D

September 24, 2015  |  Dr. Kang is awarded an NIH R21

Congratulations to Dongkyun Kang, Ph.D., who was awarded an NIH R21 to develop a cell phone SECM device! Congratulations DK for a job well done! Read more >

DongKyun Kang, Ph.D.

April 1, 2015  |  2015 Bullock Fellowship Award

Ali Motafaaker-Fard. PhD was awarded a 2015 Bullock Fellowship. Dr. Fard is working with his mentor Dr. Tearney on the clinical translation of dual-modality optical coherence tomography and near-infrared spectroscopy for assessment of coronary artery disease. Read more >

Ali Fard