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Mónica Asencio Duran

Specialist in Miranza IOA



Specialist in Miranza IOA

College No.282854700


Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH).

Doctor of Medicine from the Autonomous University of Madrid (UAM).

Ocular Oncology Observership with Dr Carol L. Shields and Dr Jerry A. Shields at Wills Eye Hospital (USA) in 2009.


Associate ophthalmologist specialising in Retina. 2005 – present.

Founder of the Intraocular Tumour Unit at La Paz Hospital in Madrid. 2006.

Coordinator of the Retina Section at La Paz Hospital, Madrid. 2018 – present.

Coordinator of Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology. La Paz Hospital, Madrid.  2017 – present.

Specialist at Quirón San José Hospital, Madrid. 2021 – 2022.

Specialist at Nuestra Señora del Rosario Hospital, Madrid. 2017 – 2022.

Specialist at Viamed Virgen de la Paloma Hospital, Madrid. 2012 – 2022.

Specialist at La Paz Hospital, Madrid. 2005 – present.

Specialist at Miranza IOA, Madrid. 2022.

Teaching Activity

Tutor of Ophthalmology resident doctors at La Paz Hospital. 2016 – present.

Member of the Tumour and Mortality as well as Continuing Education Committees at La Paz Hospital. 2019 – present.

Reviewer of AES accredited research projects, as well as several international and national journals. 2021-present.

Clinical teaching collaborator in the Ophthalmology programme. Autonomous University of Madrid. 2004 – present.

Collaborator in Retina Master’s programmes
– Tech University, 2021.
– Academia AMIR, 2019.

Tutor of 2 TFM (master’s final project) and 6 doctoral theses. Autonomous University of Madrid. 2016-present.

Scientific and research activity

Clinical trials: 60

Publications in leading journals: 40