Program Directors

  • Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD
  • Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD
  • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • New York University Medical Center
  • Trustee
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Founding Partner
  • Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
  • New York, New York
  • Kerry D. Solomon, MD
  • Kerry D. Solomon, MD
  • Director
  • Carolina Eyecare Physicians Research Institute
  • Adjunct Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina

Program Committee

  • John P. Berdahl, MD
  • John P. Berdahl, MD*
  • Cataract, Refractive, Glaucoma, and Corneal Surgeon
  • Vance Thompson Vision
  • Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Steve T. Charles, MD
  • Steve Charles, MD
  • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine
  • Charles Retina Institute
  • Memphis, Tennessee
  • Daniel C. Garibaldi, MD, FACS
  • Daniel C. Garibaldi, MD, FACS
  • Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculoplastic Surgeon
  • Ophthalmologic Consultants of Long Island
  • Long Island, New York
  • John A.  Hovanesian, MD, FACS
  • John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS
  • Clinical Faculty
  • University of California
  • Jules Stein Eye Institute
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Private Practice
  • Harvard Eye Associates
  • Laguna Hills, California
  • Terry Kim, MD
  • Terry Kim, MD
  • Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Duke University
  • School of Medicine
  • Chief
  • Cornea and External Disease Division
  • Director
  • Refractive Surgery Service
  • Duke University Eye Center
  • Durham, North Carolina
    Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
  • Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
  • Founder and Attending Surgeon
  • Minnesota Eye Consultants
  • Adjunct Clinical Professor Emeritus
  • University of Minnesota
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Trustee
  • University of Minnesota Foundation
  • Visiting Professor
  • University of California, Irvine
  • Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
  • Bloomington, Minnesota
  • Richard J. Mackool, MD
  • Richard J. Mackool, MD
  • Medical Director
  • The Mackool Eye Institute
  • Clinical Professor
  • New York University Medical Center
  • Senior Attending Surgeon
  • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Mt. Sinai
  • Astoria, New York
  • Thomas W. Samuelson, MD
  • Thomas W. Samuelson, MD
  • Attending Surgeon
  • Minnesota Eye Consultants, PA
  • Adjunct Associate Professor
  • University of Minnesota
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • M. Edward Wilson, Jr., MD
  • M. Edward Wilson Jr., MD
  • Miles Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Elizabeth Yeu, MD
  • Elizabeth Yeu, MD
  • Cornea, Cataract and External Diseases
  • Virginia Eye Consultants
  • Assistant Professor
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Norfolk, Virginia

Faculty

  • David M. Brown, MD, FACS
  • David M. Brown, MD, FACS
  • Ophthalmology Specialist
  • Retina Consultants of Houston
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
  • Houston Methodist
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Clinical Professor
  • Cullen Eye Institute
  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston, Texas
  • Reay H. Brown, MD
  • Reay H. Brown, MD
  • Atlanta Ophthalmology Associates
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Susannah L. Brown, MD
  • Susannah L. Brown, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • W. Lloyd Clark, MD
  • W. Lloyd Clark, MD
  • Managing Member
  • Palmetto Retina Center, LLC
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • University of South Carolina
  • School of Medicine
  • Columbia, South Carolina
  • Laurie Conrad, MD
  • Laurie Conrad, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Strom Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Sudeep K. Das, MD
  • Sudeep K. Das, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Neel R. Desai, MD
  • Neel R. Desai, MD
  • President
  • Clarity Vision Consulting
  • Cornea, Cataract & LASIK Specialist
  • The Eye Institute of West Florida
  • Co-Medical Director
  • Lions Eye Institute
  • Largo, Florida
  • Andrew S. Eiseman, MD
  • Andrew S. Eiseman, MD
  • Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Chair
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Francisco A. Folgar, MD
  • Francisco A. Folgar, MD
  • Carolina Eyecare Physicians
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Preeya K. Gupta, MD
  • Preeya K. Gupta, MD
  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Cornea and Refractive Surgery
  • Duke Eye Center
  • Durham, North Carolina
  • Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, FACS
  • Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, FACS
  • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Houston, Texas
  • Deidrya A. E. Jackson, MD
  • Deidrya A. E. Jackson, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • William J. Johnson, MD
  • William J. Johnson, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Matthew J. Kapeles, MD
  • Matthew J. Kapeles, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Douglas A. Katsev, MD
  • Douglas A. Katsev, MD
  • Chairman
  • Cornea and Refractive Surgeon
  • Sansum Clinic Eye Care Center
  • Santa Barbara, California
  • Alan M. Kozarsky, MD
  • Alan M. Kozarsky, MD
  • Medical Director
  • Piedmont Better Vision
  • ECHO Foundation
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Richard J. Mackool Jr., MD
  • Richard J. Mackool Jr., MD
  • Assistant Medical Director
  • The Mackool Eye Institute
  • Astoria NY
  • Adjunct Surgeon
  • New York University Medical Center
  • Adjunct Surgeon
  • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Mt. Sinai
  • Astoria, New York
  • Jake C. McMillin, MD
  • Jake C. McMillin, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Kristin A. Neatrour, MD
  • Kristin A. Neatrour, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Kristiana D. Neff, MD
  • Kristiana D. Neff, MD
  • Partner
  • Carolina Cataract & Laser Center
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Michael D. Patterson, DO
  • Michael D. Patterson, DO
  • Partner
  • Eye Centers of Tennessee
  • Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Adjunct Faculty
  • Crossville, Tennessee
  • Margaret S. Powell, MD, MBA
  • Margaret S. Powell, MD, MBA
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Duna Raoof, MD
  • Duna Raoof, MD
  • Cornea Cataract and Refractive Surgery Specialist
  • Harvard Eye Associates
  • Clinical Instructor
  • UCLA
  • Laguna Hills, California
  • Karolinne M. Rocha, MD, PhD
  • Karolinne M. Rocha, MD, PhD
  • Director of Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Helga P. Sandoval, MD, MSCR
  • Helga P. Sandoval, MD, MSCR
  • Carolina Eyecare Physicians
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • R. Allan Sharpe, MD
  • R. Allan Sharpe, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Lisa V. Sitterson, MD
  • Lisa V. Sitterson, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Savak "Sev" Teymoorian, MD, MBA
  • Savak "Sev" Teymoorian, MD, MBA
  • Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Specialist
  • Harvard Eye Associates
  • Laguna Hills, California
  • Vance M. Thompson, MD, FACS
  • Vance M. Thompson, MD, FACS
  • Vance Thompson Vision
  • Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • Farrell
  • Farrell "Toby" Tyson, MD
  • Tyson Eye
  • Cape Coral, Florida
  • David T. Vroman, MD
  • David T. Vroman, MD
  • Partner
  • Carolina Cataract & Laser Center
  • Ladson, South Carolina
  • Keith A. Walter, MD
  • Keith A. Walter, MD
  • Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine
  • Lewisville, North Carolina
  • George O. Waring IV, MD, FACS
  • George O. Waring IV, MD, FACS
  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Director of Refractive Surgery
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Bioengineering
  • Clemson University
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Nichelle A. Warren, MD
  • Nichelle A. Warren, MD
  • Ophthalmology Resident
  • Storm Eye Institute
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina

*will not be attending but contributing