Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Anna S. Kitzmann, MD


Contact Information

Primary Office: 11196K  PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-8118

Email: anna-kitzmann@uiowa.edu


BS, Carleton College, Northfield, MN
MD, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN

Internship, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI
Residency, Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic
Fellowship, Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery , University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

ABO Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology
NBME Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

All Publications

Schall M, Fethke N, Chen H, Kitzmann A.  A Comparison of Examination Equipment Used During Common Clinical Ophthalmologic Activities.  Submitted to IIE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics & Human Factors. .  2014. 

Phillips D, Hager J, Goins K, Kitzmann A, Greiner M, Cohen A, Welder J, Wagoner M.  Boston keratoprosthesis type 1 for chemical and thermal injury.  Sumitted to Cornea.  2014. 

Hager J, Phillips D, Goins K, Kitzmann A, Greiner M, Cohen A, Welder J, Wagoner M.  Boston keratoprosthesis type 1 for failed keratoplasty.  Submitted to Cornea.  2014. 

Brown C, Wagoner M, Welder J, Cohen A, Goins K, Greiner M, Kitzmann A.  Boston Keratoprosthesis Type 1 for Herpes Simplex and Herpes Zoster Keratopathy.  Cornea.  2014. 33(8):801-805.

Greiner M, Rixen J, Wagoner M, Stoeger C, Straiko M, Zimmerman M, Kitzmann A, Goins K,  .  Diabetes Mellitus Increases Risk of Unsuccessful Graft Preparation in Descemet's Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty: A Multicenter Study..  Submitted to Cornea.  2014. 

Ward M, Goins K, Greiner M, Kitzmann A, Sutphin J, Alward W, Greenlee E, Kwon Y, Zimmerman M, Wagoner M.  Graft Survival versus Glaucoma Treatment after Penetrating or Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty.  Cornea.  2014. 33(8):785-89.

Welder J, Wagoner M, Goins K, Kitzmann A, Greiner M.  Prophylactic povidone-iodine rinses and topical amphotericin B significantly reduce postoperative infections after Boston keratoprosthesis type 1.  Submitted to Ophthalmology.  2014. 

Longmuir S, Kitzmann A, Titler S.  Reply.  JAAPOS.  2014. 18(2):209.

Sacher B, Wagoner M, Goins K, Greiner M, Kitzmann A.  Treatment of Recalcitrant Acanthamoeba Keratitis with Intravenous Pentamidine Prior to Therapeutic Keratoplasty.  Submitted to Cornea.  2014. 

Carroll J, Maltry A, Kitzmann A.  Salzmann's Nodular Corneal Degeneration: 62-year-old woman presents with 3 years of progressive decrease in vision.  2013.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/180-salzmann-nodular-corneal-degeneration.htm

Welder J, Kemp P, Boldt H, Kitzmann A,  .  Chorioretinitis Sclopetaria: A Systems Bases Approach to Eye Injury Prevention.  2013.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/175-sclopeteria-chorioretinitis.htm

Carroll J, Maltry A, Kitzmann A.  Polymorphic Amyloid Degeneration: 73 year-old asymptomatic patient with filamentous corneal opacities.  2013.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/173-Polymorphic-amyloid-degeneration.htm

Weed M, Rogers G, Kitzmann A, Goins K, Wagoner M.  Vision Loss After Contact Lens-Related Pseudomonas Keratitis.  2013.  Available from: http://www.EyeRounds.org/cases/171-pseudomonas-keratitis.htm

Strobehn A, Ward M, Kitzmann A.  Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis.  2013.  Available from: http://www.EyeRounds.org/cases/167-atopic-keratoconjunctivitis.htm

Ward M, Wandling G, Goins K, Sutphin J, Kitzmann A, Wagoner M.  Photorefractive Keratectomy Modification of Post-keratoplasty Anisometropic Refractive Errors.  Cornea.  2013 March. 32(3):273-9.

Maltry A, Kitzmann A, Sindt C.  To toric or not to toric? A cautionary tale.  2013.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/164-Toric-IOL-exchange.htm

Boese E, Rogers G, Kitzmann A,  .  A Very Unusual Case of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia.  2013.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/163-OSSN.htm

Rogers G, Kitzmann A.  Conjunctivochalasis.  2013.  Available from: http://www.EyeRounds.org/cases/162-conjunctivochalasis.htm

Stamler J, Roos B, Wagoner M, Goins K, Kitzmann A, Riley J, Stone E, Fingert J.  Confirmation of the association between the TCF4 risk allele and Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy in patients from the Midwestern United States.  Ophthalmic Genetics.  2013. 

Rogers G, Goins K, Sutphin J, Kitzmann A, Wagoner M.  Outcomes of Treatment of Fungal Keratitis at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: A 10-Year Retrospective Analysis.  Cornea.  2013. 32(8):1131-1136.

Rixen J, Cohen A, Kitzmann A, Wagoner M, Goins K.  Treatment of Aniridia with Boston Type ! Keratoprosthesis.  Cornea.  2013. 32(7):947-950.

Welder J, Kitzmann A, Wagoner M.  Herpes Simplex Keratitis.  2012.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/160-HSV.htm

Kitzmann A, Oetting T.  The Iowa Ophthalmology Wet Laboratory EyeRounds.org. .  2012.  Available from: http://www.EyeRounds.org/tutorials/Iowa-OWL/

Wandling G, Rauen M, Goins K, Kitzmann A, Sutphin J, Kwon Y, Alward W, Wagoner M.  Glaucoma Therapy Escalation in Eyes with Pseudophakic Corneal Edema after Penetrating Keratoplasty and Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty.  Int Ophthalmology.  2012 April. 32(1):9-14.

Kitzmann A, Fethke N, Baratz K, Zimmerman M, Hackbarth D, Gehrs K.  A Survey Study of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Ophthalmologists Compared to Family Medicine Physicians.  Ophthalmology.  2012 February. 119(2):213-220.

Kitzmann A, Wandling G, Sutphin J, Goins K, Wagoner M.  Comparison of Outcomes of Penetrating Keratoplasty versus Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty for Penetrating Keratoplasty Graft Failure Due to Corneal Edema.  Int Ophthalmology.  2012 February. 32(1):15-23.

Maltry A, Kitzmann A.  Cataract.  2012.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/146-morgagnian-cataract.htm

Baker M, Krakauer M, Gupta S, de la Cruz J, Cortina M, Kitzmann A, Goins K, Allen R, Setabutr P.  Eyelid procedures in patients who have undergone Boston keratoprosthesis surgery.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg..  2012. 28(4):286-8.

Rauen M, Goins K, Sutphin J, Kitzmann A, Schmidt G, Wagoner M.  Impact of eye bank Lamellar Tissue Cutting for Endothelial Keratoplasty on Bacterial and Fungal Corneoscleral Donor Rim Cultures after Corneal Transplantation.  Cornea.  2012. 4:376-379.

Turner R, McGaughey S, Kitzmann A.  Laser Vision Correction: From one Medical student to another.  2011.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/tutorialsLaser-Vision-Correction-tutorial

Dunn J, Kitzmann A, Mamalis N.  Complex case management: Delayed Onset of Postoperative Inflammation.  Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today.  2011 March. 

Dunn J, Kitzmann A, Mamalis N.  Delayed Onset of Postoperative Inflammation.  Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today.  2011 March. 11(3):67-68.

Wagoner M, Wickard J, Wandling G, Milder L, Rauen M, Kitzmann A, Sutphin J, Goins K.  Initial resident refractive surgical experience: outcomes of PRK and LASIK for myopia.  J Refract Surg.  2011 March. 27(3):181-8.

Birkholz E, Oetting T, Kitzmann A.  Posterior Polar Cataract.  2011.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/128-Posterior-Polar-Cataract.htm

Kitzmann A, Woolley S.  The Importance of Ergonomics for Ophthalmologists.  American Academy of Ophthalmlology.  2011. 

Birkholz E, Goins K, Sutphin J, Kitzmann A, Wagoner M.  Treatment of Ocular Surface Squamous Cell Intraepithelial Neoplasia With and Without Mitomycin C.  Cornea.  2011. 30(1):37-41.

Banta J, Kitzmann A, Little B, Miller K, Pandit R.  Complex Case Management: Early Cataract After Vitrectomy.  Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today.  2010. 10(7):31-33.

Kitzmann A, Wagoner M, Goins K.  Donor related Candida keratitis after Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty.  Cornea.  2009. 28:825-828.

Kitzmann A, Goins K, Wagoner M.  Keratoplasty for treatment of Acanthamoeba keratitis.  Ophthalmology.  2009. 116(5):864-869.

Kitzmann A, Goins K, Reed C, Padnick-Silver L, Macsai M, Sutphin J.  Eye bank survey of surgeons using precut donor tissue for descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty.  Cornea.  2008 July. 27(6):634-9.

Kitzmann A, Pulido J, Garrity J, Witzig T.  Histologic findings in T-cell lymphoma infiltration of the optic nerve.  Ophthalmology.  2008 May. 115(5):e1-6.

Kitzmann A, Baratz K, Mohney B, Pulido J, Cameron J, Lee E, Leof E.  Histologic studies of the intraocular toxicity of imatinib mesylate in rabbits.  Eye (Lond).  2008 May. 22(5):712-4.

Kitzmann A, Goins K, Syed N, Wagoner M.  Bilateral herpes simplex keratitis with unilateral secondary bacterial keratitis and corneal perforation in a patient with pityriasis rubra pilaris.  Cornea.  2008. 27(10):1212-1214.

Kitzmann A, Pulido J, Wirostko W.  Central serous chorioretinopathy.  Mosby, Elsevier.  2008. 

Kitzmann A, Pulido J, Diehl N, Hodge D, Burke J.  The incidence of central serous chorioretinopathy in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1980-2002.  Ophthalmology.  2008 January. 115(1):169-73.

Kitzmann A, Pulido J, Mohney B, Baratz K, Grube T, Marler R, Donaldson M, O'Neill B, Johnston P, Johnson K, Dixon L, Salomao D, Cameron J.  Intraocular use of rituximab.  Eye (Lond).  2007 December. 21(12):1524-7.

Kitzmann A, Bourne W, Patel S.  Confocal microscopy of a femtosecond laser LASIK flap before separation.  Am J Ophthalmol.  2007 April. 143(4):691-3.

Bakri S, Kitzmann A.  Retinal pigment epithelial tear after intravitreal ranibizumab.  Am J Ophthalmol.  2007 March. 143(3):505-7.

Pulido J, Donaldson M, Kitzmann A, Skorin L, Helmet H, Chen K.  Angioid streaks in a patient with hemachromatosis and secondary porphyria cutanea tarda.  Retinal Cases and Brief Reports.  2007. 1(4):254-266.

Kitzmann A, Moore E, Salomão D, Woog J.  Cavernous hemangioma involving the lacrimal outflow system.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2007. 23(6):488-90.

Kitzmann A, Buettner H, Pulido J, Roberston D, Markovic S.  Failure of immunotherapy and chemotherapy in a patient with primary choroidal melanoma.  Retinal Cases and Brief Reports.  2007. 1(1):30-32.

Kitzmann A, Pulido J, Ferber M, Highsmith W, Babovic-Vuksanovic D.  A splice-site mutation in CCM1/KRIT1 is associated with retinal and cerebral cavernous hemangioma.  Ophthalmic Genet.  2006 December. 27(4):157-9.

Kitzmann A, Winter E, Nau C, McLaren J, Hodge D, Bourne W.  Comparison of corneal endothelial cell images from a noncontact specular microscope and a scanning confocal microscope.  Cornea.  2005 November. 24(8):980-4.

Kitzmann A, Mohney B, Diehl N.  Short-term motor and sensory outcomes in acquired nonaccommodative esotropia of childhood.  Strabismus.  2005 September. 13(3):109-14.

McLaren J, Nau C, Kitzmann A, Bourne W.  Keratocyte density: comparison of two confocal microscopes.  Eye Contact Lens.  2005 January. 31(1):28-33.

Kitzmann A, Mohney B, Diehl N.  Progressive increase in the angle of deviation in acquired nonaccommodative esotropia of childhood.  J AAPOS.  2003 October. 7(5):349-53.

Kitzmann A, Weaver A, Lohse C, Buettner H, Salomão D.  Clinicopathologic correlations in 646 consecutive surgical eye specimens, 1990-2000.  Am J Clin Pathol.  2003 April. 119(4):594-601.

Kitzmann A, Leske D, Chen Y, Kendall A, Lanier W, Holmes J.  Incidence and severity of neovascularization in oxygen- and metabolic acidosis-induced retinopathy depend on rat source.  Curr Eye Res.  2002 October. 25(4):215-20.

Kitzmann A, Salamao D, Thiemann R, Weaver A, Buettner H.  Clinicopathologic review of 649 consecutive eye surgical specimens from 1990 to 2000.  Modern Pathology.  2001. 14(1):150A.

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