Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

A. Tim Johnson, MD, PhD


Director, Comprehensive Ophthalmology Clinic
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Contact Information

Primary Office: 11190D  PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-8118

Email: a-tim-johnson@uiowa.edu
Web: UI Clinical Profile


BA, Chemistry/Mathematics, Hastings College
MD, MD/PhD program, Baylor College of Medicine
PhD, Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

Internship, Transitional, Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship, Glaucoma, University of Iowa
Fellowship, Glaucoma, University of Michigan

Licensure and Certifications

ABO Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology
Michigan Medical License, Michigan Board of Medicine
Texas Medical License, Texas Board of Medical Examiners

Selected Publications

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Strauss R, Johnson A.  Cataracts and corticosteroids in granulocyte donors.  Transfusion.  2011. 51(5):904-907.

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.

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):164-76.

Abramoff M, Folk J, Lee A, Boldt H, Beaver H, Greenlee E, Johnson A, Olson R, Carter K, Oetting T.  Teaching and assessing competency in retinal lasers in ophthalmology residency.  Ophthalmic Lasers, Surgery and Imaging.  2008. 39:270-280.

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 May 1. 114(7):e21-6.

Oetting T, Beaver H, Johnson A.  IOL Design, Material, and Delivery.  Thorofare: SLACK Publishers.  2007. 

Ayala-Lugo R, Pawar H, Reed E, Lichter P, Moroi S, Page M, Eadie J, Azocar V, Maul E, Ntim-Amponasah C, Bromley W, Obeng-Nyarkoh E, Johnson A, Kijek T, Downs C, Johnson J, Perez-Grossmann R, Guevara-Fujita M, Fujita R, Wallace M, Richards J.  Variation in optineurin (OPTN) allele frequencies between and within populations.  Molecular Vision.  2007. 2(3):151-163.

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. 37(5):384-93.

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.

Alward W, Johnson A, Sheffield V, Stone E.  Evaluation of two families with autosomal dominant normal tension glaucoma for mutations in the optineurin gene.  Presented at the American Glaucoma Society 13th Annual Meeting.  2003 March 6. 

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