Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Erin M. Shriver, MD, FACS


Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Contact Information

Primary Office: 11196F PFP
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-2590

Clinic:  UIHC-Iowa River Landing
105 E 9th Street
Coralville, IA 52241
Phone: 319-467-3700

Email: erin-shriver@uiowa.edu
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BA, Pomona College
MD, Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

Internship, Transitional Internship, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship, ASOPRS Oculoplastic and Orbital Reconstruction Fellowship, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami

Licensure and Certifications

Advanced Cardiac Life Support
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
ABO Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology
DEA license
Iowa State Controlled Substance, Iowa
Iowa Medical License, Iowa Board of Medicine
Basic Life Support

All Publications

Baker M, McConnell L, Kleinberg T, Shriver E, Bilyk J, Allen R.  Orbital Sarcomas in Retinoblastoma Patients: Recommendations for Screening and Treatment Guideline.  Current Opinion Ophthalmology;  2016. 

Shams P, Policeni B, Carter K, Shriver E, Thurtell M.  Bilateral septic cavernous sinus thrombosis, congestive orbitopathy, and ischemic optic neuropathy.  Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology.  2016 April 18. 51(2):e75-e7.

McConnell L, Syed N, Zimmerman M, Carter K, Nerad J, Allen R, Shriver E.  An Analysis of Conjunctival Map Biopsies in Sebaceous Carcinoma.  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery;  2016. 

Clark T, Rao K, Quinn C, Batlle J, Alward W, Wester S, Shriver E.  A Vector Force Model of Upper Eyelid Position in the Setting of a Trabeculectomy Bleb.  Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.  2016. 32(2):127-32.

Shriver E, Erickson B, Kossler A, Tse D.  Lateral Canthal Tendon Disinsertion: Clinical Characteristics and Anatomical Correlates. .  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery;  2015. 

Kossler A, Erickson B, Shriver E, Tse D.  The Locking Y Lateral Canthopexy With Osseous Integration: Clinical Experience and Surgical Technique.  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery;  2015. 

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.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2015 May 15. 31(3):e50-e52.

Shriver E.  "What Can I Do About...?" A Primer to Manage Your Patients' Eye-Related Skincare Questions.  ASCRS Ophthalmology Business Magazine.  2015 March. 

Estrada M, Baker M, Sobel R, Shriver E, Allen R.  Re: Localization and Retrieval of an Eyelid Mettalic Foreign Body With an Oscillating Magnet and High-Resolution Ultrasonography.  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2015 March. 31(2):159-160.

Jivraj I, Baker M, Shriver E.  "I Can't Open My Eyes": A Case of Blepharospasm and Apraxia of Eyelid Opening..  EyeRounds.org;  2015.  Available from: http://www.eyerounds.org/cases/207-blepharospasm.htm

Jivraj I, Baker M, Mallery R, Shriver E.  "I Can't Read": A Review of the Ophthalmological Features of Parkinson's disease.  EyeRounds.org;  2015.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/206-I-cannot-read.htm

Niles P, Cohen A, Sacher B, Kitzmann A, Shriver E, Allen R.  Firework-Related Ocular Injuries.  EyeRounds.org;  2015.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/202-fireworks.htm

Perry C, Lenci L, Shriver E.  Orbital Lymphatic Malformation (Lymphangioma).  EyeRounds.org;  2015.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/201-Lymphatic-Malformations.htm

McConnell L, Lee W, Black D, Tse D, Shriver E.  Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder: Body Dysmorphic Disorder in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2015 January. 31(1):e3-6.

Shriver E.  Giving Patients a Boost.  ASCRS EyeWorld News Magazine.  2014 December. 

Clark T, Renner L, Sobel R, Carter K, Nerad J, Allen R, Shriver E.  Intimate Partner Violence: An Under Recognized and Underappreciated Etiology of Orbital Floor Fractures.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2014 November. 30(6):508-11.

Alabiad C, Weed D, Walker T, Vivero R, Hobeika G, Hatoum G, Shriver E, Tse D.  En bloc resection of lacrimal sac tumors and simultaneous orbital reconstruction: surgical and functional outcomes..  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.  2014 November 1. 30(6):459-67.

Shriver E.  Role of Ophthalmologists in Helping Victims of Violence.  ASCRS EyeWorld News Magazine.  2014 October. 

Clark T, Dubovy S, Shriver E.  Case of the Weeping Wound: Formation of a Lacrimal Pseudocyst Following Lateral Canthal Surgery.  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg.  2014 September. 30(5):E129-E131.

Baker M, Shriver E.  Subconjunctival silicone oil. Photos by Brice Critser, CRA. .  WebEye (EyeRounds Atlas);  2014. 

Mears K, Sobel R, Shriver E, Sohn E.  Endophthalmitis secondary to globe penetration from hydrogel scleral buckle.  International journal of ophthalmology.  2014 June 18. 7(3):585-86.

Weed M, Shriver E, Longmuir R.  Dramatic Visual Recovery in Untreated Indirect Traumatic Optic Neuropathy..  EyeRounds.org;  2014.  Available from: http://EyeRounds.org/cases/183-traumatic-optic-neuropathy.htm

Shriver E.  Post-surgical ptosis: Causes and Treatments.  ASCRS EyeWorld News Magazine.  2012 November. 

Shriver E, Ragheb J, Tse D.  A Combined Transcranial-Orbital Approach for Resection of Optic Nerve Gliomas: A Clinical and Anatomical Study.  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2012. 28(3):184-191.

Johnson T, Hui J, Shriver E, Alabiad C.  Management of Orbital Cellulitis.  New York, NY: Oxford University Press.  2012. 

Tse B, Shriver E, Tse D.  Tarsoconjunctival Crypts: An Unrecognized Source of Chronic Mucopurulent Conjunctivitis.  American Journal of Ophthalmology.  2012. 154(3):527-533.

Oetting T, Shriver E.  Corraling the Cortex.  WebEye (EyeRounds Atlas);  2012.  Available from: http://webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu/eyeforum/atlas.../corraling-the-cortex.htm

Hui J, Shriver E, Tse D.  Intubation of the Ostium and Nasolacrimal Duct with a Single Self-Linking Silicone Stent in External Dacryocystorhinostomy.  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2011. 27(2):87-89.

Tse D, Shriver E.  Lateral Canthopexy.  Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  2011. 

Shriver E, McKeown C, Johnson T.  Trochlear Calcification Mimicking an Orbital Foreign Body.  Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2011. 27(6):e143-144.

Oetting T, Shriver E.  First Phaco Chop.  WebEye (EyeRounds Atlas);  2010.  Available from: http://webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu/eyeforum/atlas.../Phaco-Chop-First.htm

Oetting T, Shriver E.  Flipping the IOL.  WebEye (EyeRounds Atlas);  2010.  Available from: http://webeye.ophth.uiowa.edu/eyeforum/atlas.../flipping-the-IOL.htm

Tse D, Shriver E, Krantz K, Tse J, Capo H, McKeown C.  The Use of Titanium T-Plate as Platform for Globe Alignment in Severe Paralytic Strabismus.  American Journal of Ophthalmology.  2010. 150(3):404-411.

Shriver E.  Droopy Eyelids, Bags and Crow’s Feet.  Palm Beach Post.  2009 August 24. 

Robinson C, Tantri A, Shriver E, Oetting T.  Temporary Eyelid Closure Appliqué.  Archives of Ophthalmology.  2006. 124(4):546-549.

Shriver E.  Cavernous Hemangioma: 31-year-old caucasian female with a painless, dark spot in her left visual field..  EyeRounds.org;  2005.  Available from: http://www.EyeRounds.org/cases/1-CavernousHemangioma.htm

De Kaspar H, Chang R, Shriver E, Singh K, Egbert P, Blumenkranz M, Ta C.  Three-Day Application of Topical Ofloxacin Reduces the Contamination Rate of Microsurgical Knives in Cataract Surgery: A Prospective Randomized Study.  Ophthalmology.  2004. 111(7):1352-1355.

Ta C, Chang R, Singh K, Egbert P, Shriver E, Blumenkranz M, Mino de Kaspar H.  Antibiotic Resistance Patterns of Ocular Bacterial Flora: A Prospective Study of Patients Undergoing Anterior Segment Surgery.  Ophthalmology.  2003. 110(10):1946-1951.

Mino de Kaspar H, Shriver E, Nguyen E, Egbert P, Singh K, Blumenkranz M, Ta C.  Risk Factors for Antibiotic-Resistant Conjunctival Bacterial Flora in Patients Undergoing Intraocular Surgery.  Graefe’s Archive for Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology.  2003. 241(9):730-733.

Ta C, Egbert P, Singh K, Shriver E, Blumenhranz M, Mino de Kaspar H.  Prospective Randomized Comparison of 3-Day versus 1-Hour Preoperative Ofloxacin Prophylaxis for Cataract Surgery.  Ophthalmology.  2002. 109(11):2036-2040.

Shriver E.  The Athletic Advantage, How I Transformed My Student Years by Competing in Sports.  Imagine.  1997 March. 4(ISSN 1071-605X):4.

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