RusselS
Ophthalmologist

Stephen R. Russell, MD

Professor

ophthalmology and visual sciences
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Certifications: 

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

Awards: 

  • Best Doctors in America (2016)
  • U.S.News & World Report Top Doctors (2016)

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.

Clinics

Adult Specialties: 

  • ophthalmology
  • retinal disease

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 and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Special Procedures: 

vitreoretinal surgery