Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Thomas A. Oetting, MS, MD

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Ophthalmology Residency Program Director
Deputy Director, VA Medical Center Surgical Service
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Contact Information

Primary Office: 11190  PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242

Email: thomas-oetting@uiowa.edu

Education

BS, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Duke University
MS, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University
MD, Duke University School of Medicine

Internship, St. John's Mercy Medical Center
Associate, Ophthalmology, University of Iowa
Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License, Iowa Board of Medicine
American Board of Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

All Publications

Fingert J, Roos B, Solivan-Timpe F, Miller K, Oetting T, Wang K, Kwon Y, Scheetz T, Stone E, Alward W.  Analysis of ASB10 variants in open angle glaucoma..  Hum Mol Genet.  2012 October 15. 21(20):4543-8.
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Lee A, Oetting T, Blomquist P, Bradford G, Culican S, Kloek C, Krishnan C, Lauer A.  A multicenter analysis of the ophthalmic knowledge assessment program and American Board of Ophthalmology written qualifying examination performance..  Ophthalmology.  2012 October. 119(10):1949-53.
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Fingert J, Roos B, Solivan-Timpe F, Miller K, Oetting T, Wang K, Kwon Y, Scheetz T, Stone E, Alward W.  Analysis of ASB10 variants in open angle glaucoma..  2012 October. 21(20):4543-8.
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Henderson B, Oetting T, Yang E, Rankin J.  Teaching manual cataract extraction.  Ophthalmology.  2012 October. 119(10):2191.
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Greenberg P, Havnaer A, Oetting T, Garcia-Ferrer F.  Cataract surgery practice patterns in the United States Veterans Health Administration..  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2012 April. 38(4):705-9.
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Lee A, Golnik K, Oetting T, Beaver H, Saleh G, Gauba V, Baze E, Mahr M.  A cataract and intraocular lens surgical simulation (CISS) curriculum for teaching and assessing surgical competency.  J Acad Ophthalmol.  2012. 
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Mao M, Solivan-Timpe F, Mullins R, Oetting T, Kwon Y, Brzeskiewicz P, Stone E, Alward W, Anderson M, Fingert J.  Localization of SH3PXD2B in human eyes and detection of rare variants in patients with anterior segment diseases and glaucoma.  Mol Vis.  2012. 18:705-13.
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Jones J, Oetting T, Rogers G, Jin G.  Reverse Optic Capture of the Single-Piece Acrylis Intraocular Lens in Eyes with Posterior Capsule Rupture.  Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging.  2012. 43:480-8.
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Packer M, Chang D, Dewey S, Little B, Mamalis N, Oetting T, Talley-Rostov A, Yoo S.  Prevention, diagnosis, and management of acute postoperative bacterial endophthalmitis.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2011 September. 37(9):1699-714.
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Oetting T, Tsui J, Szeto A.  Sliding internal knot technique for late in-the-bag intraocular lens decentration.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2011 May. 37(5):810-3.
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Mullins R, Skeie J, Solivan-Timpe F, Oetting T, Huang J, Wang K, Stone E, Fingert J.  Evaluation of variants in the selectin genes in age-related macular degeneration.  BMC Med Genet.  2011 April 26. 12:58.
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Oetting T.  Managing risk in cataract surgeries performed by resident ophthalmologists.  Virtual Mentor.  2010 December 1. 12(12):913-6.
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Privett B, Greenlee E, Rogers G, Oetting T.  Construct validity of a surgical simulator as a valid model for capsulorhexis training.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2010 November. 36(11):1835-8.
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Rogers G, Oetting T.  The impact of a structured surgical curriculum on Ophthalmic Resident Cataract Surgery Complication Rate .  2010 April. 

Henderson B, Kim J, Golnik K, Oetting T, Lee A, Volpe N, Aaron M, Uhler T, Arnold A, Dunn J, Prajna N, Lane A, Loewenstein J.  Evaluation of the virtual mentor cataract training program.  Ophthalmology.  2010 February. 117(2):253-8.
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Rauen M, Oetting T.  Partial retraction of Malyugin pupil expansion device to improve safety during ring removal..  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2010. 36(3):522-3.
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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):1956-60.
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Muthialu A, Rauen M, Newsom T, Jensen L, Oetting T.  Parachute-like harness to position patients with severe kyphosis during cataract surgery.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2009 August. 35(8):1332-4.
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Henderson B, Grimes K, Fintelmann R, Oetting T.  Stepwise approach to establishing an ophthalmology wet laboratory.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2009 June. 35(6):1121-8.
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Lee A, Oetting T, Beaver H, Carter K,  .  The ACGME Outcome Project in ophthalmology: practical recommendations for overcoming the barriers to local implementation of the national mandate.  Surv Ophthalmol.  2009. 54(4):507-17.
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Oetting T, Rogers G.  The impact of a structured surgical curriculum on Ophthalmic Resident Cataract Surgery Complication Rate .  2009. 

Rauen M, Oetting T, Boldt H, Kwon Y.  Two non-infectious forms of endophthalmitis after intravitreal triamcinolone and cataract extraction.  Eye (Lond).  2009. 23(7):1611-2.
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Oetting T.  Surgical competency in residents.  Curr Opin Ophthalmol.  2009 January. 20(1):56-60.
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Lee A, Golnik K, Oetting T, Beaver H, Boldt H, Olson R, Greenlee E, Abramoff M, Johnson A, Carter K.  Re-engineering the resident applicant selection process in ophthalmology: a literature review and recommendations for improvement.  Surv Ophthalmol.  2008. 53(2):165-76.
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Abramoff M, Folk J, Lee A, Beaver H, Boldt H, Greenlee E, Johnson A, Olson R, Carter K, Oetting T.  Teaching and assessing competency in retinal lasers in ophthalmology residency.  Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging.  2008. 39(4):270-80.
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Rhee M, Oetting T.  Cerulean posterior capsule opacity.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2007 September. 33(9):1657-8.
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Lee A, Beaver H, Boldt H, Olson R, Oetting T, Abramoff M, Carter K.  Teaching and assessing professionalism in ophthalmology residency training programs.  Surv Ophthalmol.  2007. 52(3):300-14.
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Lee A, Beaver H, Greenlee E, Oetting T, Boldt H, Olson R, Abramoff M, Carter K.  Teaching and assessing systems-based competency in ophthalmology residency training programs.  Surv Ophthalmol.  2007. 52(6):680-9.
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Lee A, Greenlee E, Oetting T, Beaver H, Johnson A, Boldt H, Abramoff M, Olson R, Carter K.  The Iowa ophthalmology wet laboratory curriculum for teaching and assessing cataract surgical competency.  Ophthalmology.  2007. 114(7):e21-6.
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Graff J, Oetting T, Lee A.  The ophthalmic knowledge assessment Program (OKAP) examination and resident performance, GME Leadership Symposium, Iowa City, IA.  2007. 

Oetting T, Johnson A.  Tisseel and Tutoplast cover.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2007. 33(12):2153.
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Oetting T, Lee A, Beaver H, Johnson A, Boldt H, Olson R, Carter K.  Teaching and assessing surgical competency in ophthalmology training programs.  Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging.  2006 September. 35(5):384-93.
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Tantri A, Clark C, Huber P, Stark C, Gillenwater J, Keele J, Spilger N, Fitzpatrick B, Heise M, Gonzalez J, Oetting T.  Anesthesia monitoring by registered nurses during cataract surgery: assessment of need for intraoperative anesthesia consultation.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2006 July. 32(7):1115-8.
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Robinson C, Shriver E, Tantri A, Oetting T.  Temporary eyelid closure appliqué.  Arch Ophthalmol.  2006 April. 124(4):546-9.
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Oetting T, Newsom T.  Bilateral Artisan lens for aphakia and megalocornea: Long-term follow-up.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2006 March. 32(3):526-8.
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Lee A, Boldt H, Golnik K, Arnold A, Oetting T, Beaver H, Olson R, Zimmerman M, Carter K.  Structured journal club as a tool to teach and assess resident competence in practice-based learning and improvement.  Ophthalmology.  2006 March. 113(3):497-500.
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Allen R, Russell S, Schluter M, Oetting T.  Retained posterior segment indocyanine green dye after phacoemulsification.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2006 February. 32(2):357-60.
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Lee A, Boldt H, Golnik K, Arnold A, Oetting T, et al .  Using the Journal Club to teach and assess competence in practice-based learning and improvement: a literature review and recommendation for implementation..  Surv Ophthalmol.  2005 November. 50(6):542-8.
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Price F, MacKool R, Miller K, Koch P, Oetting T, Johnson A.  Interim results of the United States investigational device study of the Ophtec capsular tension ring.  Ophthalmology.  2005 March. 112(3):460-5.
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Oetting T, Beaver H.  Protecting the haptic when a Monarch injector is used.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2005 February. 31(2):258-9.
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Dupps W, Oetting T.  Diamond iris retractor configuration for small-pupil extracapsular or intracapsular cataract surgery.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2004 December. 30(12):2473-5.
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Pandit R, Oetting T.  Pop-and-chop nucleofractis.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2003 November. 29(11):2054-6.
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Oetting T.  Preventing and managing cataract complications: it takes a village.  Insight.  2003. 28(1):18-23; quiz 24-5.
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Larson S, Oetting T.  Presumed iris hemangioma associated with Multiple Central Nervous System Cavernous Hemangiomas.  Arch Ophthalmol.  2002 July. 120(7):984-5.
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Oetting T, Omphroy L.  Modified technique using flexible iris retractors in clear corneal cataract surgery.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2002 April. 28(4):596-8.
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Kitchens J, Kinder J, Oetting T.  The drawstring temporary tarsorrhaphy technique.  Arch Ophthalmol.  2002 February. 120(2):187-90.
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Wolken M, Oetting T.  Linear posterior capsule opacification with the AcrySof intraocular lens.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2001 November. 27(11):1889-91.
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Allen R, Gupta R, Poblete R, Oetting T.  Traumatic phacocele.  J Cataract Refract Surg.  2001 August. 27(8):1333-4.
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Thompson S, Omphroy L, Oetting T.  Parinaud's oculoglandular syndrome attributable to an encounter with a wild rabbit..  Am J Ophthalmol.  2001 February. 131(2):283-4.
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Oetting T.  A paradigm shift in cataract surgery: less for the surgeon to do--more for the nurses and technicians to do..  Insight.  2001. 26(1):23-8.
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Allen R, Kherani A, Folberg R, Oetting T.  Angle-closure Glaucoma Secondary to Systemic Anticoagulant and Antithrombotic Therapy in Two Patients with Age-related Macular Degeneration.  MEJO.  2001. 9(2):122-4.

Allen R, Kherani A, Russell S, Kwon Y, Oetting T.  Cryptophacolytic gluacoma in two patients with ectopia lentic et pupillae.  MEJO.  2001. 9:81-2.

Kitchens J, Larson S, Oetting T, Lee A.  The Ophthalmoscopic Spectrum of Cat-Scratch Neuroretinitis.  MEJO.  2001. 9(1):87-9.

Newsom T, Oetting T.  Indocyanine green staining in traumatic cataract..  2000 November. 26(11):1691-3.
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Maturi R, Folk J, Nichols B, Oetting T, Kardon R.  Hydroxychloroquine retinopathy.  Arch Ophthalmol.  1999. 117(9):1262-3.
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Morrisett R, Martin D, Oetting T, et al .  Ethanol and magnesium ions inhibit N-methyl-D-aspartate-mediated synaptic potentials in an interactive manner.  Neuropharmacology.  1991 November. 30(11):1173-8.
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Date Last Modified: 02/17/2014 - 20:32:37