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Nathaniel C. Sears, MD

4.65 out of 5 (899 ratings)

Clinical Assistant Professor
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
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"The challenges inherent to caring for patients with ophthalmic needs are at once gratifying and humbling. I find the relationships developed during these efforts to be very rewarding." — Nathaniel C. Sears


Adult Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Special Procedures and Treatments

  • Complex anterior segment surgery
  • Complex cataract surgery
  • Glaucoma shunt surgery
  • Glaucoma tube surgery
  • Intraocular lens exchange and repositioning (IOL implant)
  • Lens implant surgery
  • Routine cataract surgery

Diseases and Conditions

  • Complex cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Routine cataracts


200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242



  • MD, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland
  • BS, Chemistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland


Ophthalmology, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland


Glaucoma, University of California, Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles


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Overall Rating

4.65 out of 5 (899 ratings)