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Stephen R. Russell, MD

Ophthalmologist
4.82 out of 5 (769 ratings)

Professor, Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery Service Director, Dina J. Schrage Professor of Macular Degeneration Research
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
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About

"I enjoy the practical and common sense attitude of Iowans, and enjoy the academic excellence and research environment at the University of Iowa Health Care. I enjoy learning and sharing information about disease causes and treatments." — Stephen R. Russell

Languages

English

Authored Health Articles

Specialties

Adult Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Special Procedures and Treatments

  • Vitreoretinal surgery

Diseases and Conditions

  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Inherited eye disorders
  • Macular degeneration
  • Macular hole
  • Retinal detachment
  • Retinal disease

Locations


105 East 9th Street
Coralville, IA 52241


200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

Credentials

Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Iowa Board of Medicine
  • Medical Board of California

Degrees

  • MD, University of California, School of Medicine, Los Angeles
  • BS, Electrical Engineering and Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.

Residencies

  • Medical Internship, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif.
  • Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Anne Bates Leach Eye Hospital, Miami

Fellowships

Retina, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Ratings

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Overall Rating

4.82 out of 5 (769 ratings)