Ophthalmology And Visual Sciences

Michael D. Wagoner, MD, PhD


Beulah and Florence Usher Chair in Cornea/External Disease and Refractive Surgery
Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Contact Information

Primary Office: 4184 MERF
375 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-6938

Email: michael-wagoner@uiowa.edu
Web: UI Clinical Profile


BS, Biology, University of Texas-Arlington
MD, Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
PhD, Ophthalmology , University of Stellenbosch

Internship, Internal Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Ophthalmic Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School
Fellowship, Corneal and External Disease, Harvard Medical School

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Ophthalmology
Iowa State License

Center, Program and Institute Affiliations

Stephen A. Wynn Institute for Vision Research

Selected Publications

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Goins K, Kitzmann A, Greiner M, Kwon Y, Alward W, Ledolter J, Wagoner M.  Boston Type 1 Keratoprosthesis: Visual Outcomes, Device Retention, and Complications.  Cornea.  2016 September 1. 35(9):1165-74.

Flanary W, Vislisel J, Wagoner M, Raecker M, Aldrich B, Zimmerman M, Goins K, Greiner M.  Incidence of Cystoid Macular Edema After Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty as a Staged and Solitary Procedure.  Cornea.  2016 August 1. 35(8):1040-4.

Hager J, Phillips D, Goins K, Kitzmann A, Greiner M, Cohen A, Welder J, Wagoner M.  Boston type 1 keratoprosthesis for failed keratoplasty.  Int Ophthalmol.  2016. 36(1):73-78.

Ward M, Goins K, Greiner M, Kitzmann A, Sutphin J, Alward W, Greenlee E, Kwon Y, Zimmermann M, Wagoner M.  Graft Survival Versus Glaucoma Treatment After Penetrating or Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty.  Cornea.  2014. 33(8):785-9.

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 restrospective analysis.  Cornea.  2013 August. 32(8):1131-6.

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.

Wagoner M, Wickard J, Wandling G, Milder L, Rauen M, Kitzmann A, Sutphin J, Goins K.  Initial resident refractive surgical experience: outcome of photorefractive keratectomy and laser assisted in-situ keratomileusis for myopia.  J Refract Surg.  2011 March. 27(3):181-8.

Wagoner M, Gonnah E, Towerki A.  Outcome of primary adult penetrating keratoplasty in a Saudi Arabian population.  Cornea.  2009 September. 28(8):882-90.

Wagoner M, Ba-Abbad R, Al-Mohaimeed M, Al-Swailem S, Zimmerman M.  Postoperative complications after primary adult optical penetrating keratoplasty: prevalence and impact on graft survival.  Cornea.  2009 May. 28(4):385-94.

Wagoner M, Ba-Abbad R, Sutphin J, Zimmerman M.  Corneal transplant survival after onset of severe endothelial rejection.  Ophthalmology.  2007 September. 114(9):1630-6.

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