Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Keith D. Carter, MD


Lillian C. O'Brien and Dr. C.S. O'Brien Chair in Ophthalmology
Chairman and Head, Department of Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor of Otolaryngology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 11136F  PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-2867

Email: keith-carter@uiowa.edu


BS, Pharmacy, Purdue University
MD, Medicine, Indiana University

Internship, Methodist Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, W.K. Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan
Fellowship, Oculoplastics and Orbital Surgery, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

State of Indiana Registered Pharmacist (inactive), Indiana Board of Pharmacy
State of Michigan Medical License (inactive), Michigan
State of Iowa Medical License, Iowa Board of Medicine
ABO Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology
NBME Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

Selected Publications

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Sobel R, Syed N, Carter K, Allen R.  Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration: Current Preferences in Surgical Approach and Biopsy.  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.  2015 July 1. 31(4):310-2.

Allen R, Hong E, Zimmerman M, Morrison L, Nerad J, Carter K.  Factors affecting eyelid crease formation before and after silicone frontalis suspension for adult-onset myogenic ptosis.  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.  2015 May 1. 31(3):227-32.

Savage M, Sobel R, Hoffman H, Carter K, Finkelstein M, Shriver E.  Salivary gland dysfunction and nasolacrimal duct obstruction: stenotic changes following I-131 therapy.  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.  2015 May 1. 31(3):e50-2.

Chen J, Hong S, Kirby P, Policeni B, Carter K, Thurtell M.  Limited Wegener's Granulomatosis Presenting with an Isolated Abduction Deficit.  Neuro-Ophthalmology.  2014. 38(3):145-148.

Sobel R, Carter K, Allen R.  Periorbital edema: a puzzle no more?.  Curr Opin Ophthalmol.  2012 September. 23(5):405-414.

Allen R, Zimmerman M, Watterberg E, Morrison L, Carter K.  Primary bilateral silicone frontalis suspension for good levator function ptosis in oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy.  Br J Ophthalmol.  2012 June. 96(6):841-845.

Watkins L, Carter K, Nerad J.  Ocular adnexal lymphoma of the extraocular muscles: case series from the University of Iowa and review of the literature.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2011 November. 27(6):471-176.

Alsuhaibani A, Carter K, Policeni B, Nerad J.  Effect of orbital bony decompression for Graves' orbitopathy on the volume of extraocular muscles.  Br J Ophthalmol.  2011 September. 95(9):1255-1258.

Alsuhaibani A, Carter K, Policeni B, Nerad J.  Orbital volume and eye position changes after balanced orbital decompression.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2011 May. 27(3):158-163.

Rogers G, Oetting T, Lee A, Grignon C, Greenlee E, Johnson A, Beaver H, Carter K.  Impact of a structured surgical curriculum on ophthalmic resident cataract surgery complication rates..  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2009 November. 35(11):1956-1960.

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