Dr. med. Johannes Steinberg

Dr. med. Johannes Steinberg

Dr. med. Johannes Steinberg is a specialist in the field of refractive surgery and corneal diagnosis. He completed his medical studies at the Charité Berlin and attained his doctorate on the subject of age-related macular degeneration.

Dr. med Johannes Steinberg was recognised in 2014 by the German and European Associations as a specialist in ophthalmology and was honoured for his research with Dr. Karl Robert Brauns the Price of ophthalmology.


  • 2014: Dr. Karl-Robert Brauns Award for Ophthalmology


  • German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)
  • European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ESCRS)

Refractive surgeon and ophthalmologist


  • Steinberg J, Linke SJ. Screening for Keratoconus and Related Ectatic Corneal Disorders: A Response. Cornea. 2015 Nov;34(11):e34-5.
  • Steinberg J, Katz T, Lücke K, Frings A, Druchkiv V, Linke SJ. Screening for Keratoconus With New Dynamic Biomechanical In Vivo Scheimpflug Analyses. Cornea. 2015 Nov;34(11):1404-12.
  • Steinberg J, Casagrande MK, Frings A, Katz T, Druchkiv V, Richard G, Linke SJ. Screening for Subclinical Keratoconus Using Swept-Source Fourier Domain Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography. Cornea. 2015 Nov;34(11):1413-9.
  • Steinberg J, Katz T, Mousli A, Frings A, Casagrande MK, Druchkiv V, Richard G, Linke SJ. Corneal biomechanical changes after crosslinking for progressive keratoconus with the corneal visualization scheimpflug technology. J Ophthalmol. 2014;2014:579190.


2014 Chief Physician at Zentrumsehstärke in Hamburg
2014 German specialist examination and recognition as a specialist in ophthalmology
05/2014 European specialist examination and recognition for “Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO)”
2009-2014 Research Fellow of the hospital and Polyclinic for Ophthalmology at the University Hospital Hamburg- Eppendorf
2008 MD PhD Charité Berlin