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Dr. Coleman's Resume

Birthplace

Binghamton, New York

Licensure

New Mexico
New York (inactive)
Washington, D.C. (inactive)

Education

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.
College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, MA
St.Vincent’s Hospital & Medical Center
New York, NY

Professional Memberships

American College of Eye Surgeons
American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Founding Member
International Society of Refractive Surgery
American Board of Ophthalmology, Diplomat
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
International Medical Advisory Board, Optical Express
New Mexico Academy of Ophthalmology

Honors

The Air Medal
The Bronze Star
The Kuwait Liberation Medal
The Meritorious Service Medal
The Army Commendation Medal
The Army Achievement Medal (2)
The National Defense Service Medal
Flight Surgeon of the Year, U.S. Army Europe
Southwest Asia Service Medal w/3 Bronze Service Stars

Research

December 2016

Co-Investigator: Abbott Medical Optics Protocol CRKID-2016-01: A Clinical Study Evaluating the Safety, Efficacy and Patient Satisfaction using the iDesign Advanced Wavescan Studio in the Treatment of Myopic Astigmatism in Individuals Undergoing Bilateral LASIK Surgery.

November 2015

Principal Investigator. Abbott Medical Optics Investigational Protocol: STAR-112-IDMA. A Prospective Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Wavefront-Guided LASIK Correction of Mixed Astigmatism Refractive Errors with the iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio™ System and STAR S4 IR™ Excimer Laser System.

March 2013

Principal Investigator. Abbott Medical Optics Investigational Protocol: STAR-111-IDHP. A Prospective Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Wavefront-Guided LASIK Correction of Hyperopic Refractive Errors with the iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio™ System and STAR S4 IR™ Excimer Laser System.

December 2012

Principal Investigator. Abbott Medical Optics Investigational Protocol: STAR-110-IDMY. A Prospective Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Wavefront-Guided LASIK Correction of Myopic Refractive Errors with the iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio™ System and STAR S4 IR™ Excimer Laser System.

November 2009

Principal Investigator. ALCON C-08-34. A Randomized Double-Masked Study of HPGG 0.25% (Hydroxypropyl Guar Galactomannan) vs. Vehicle in Dry Eye Patients.

September 2009

Principal Investigator. WAVE-104-IABQ. A Study to Evaluate the Performance of the iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio™ System.

Principal Investigator. IMEDS/Starr. A Bilateral, Masked Comparison of Blink Tears vs. Systane for Dry Eyes, Symptoms & Refractive Regression Associated with Myopic Laser in Situ Keratomilieusis (LASIK).

August 2009

Principal Investigator. ACU-P08-020. A Prospective Multicenter Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the AcuFocus Corneal Inlay ACI7000PDT Implanted Intra-Stromally for Modified Monovision in Presbyopic Subjects.

March 2008

Principal Investigator. STAR-101-TEPI. A Study to Observe the Performance of the VISX STAR IR™ Excimer Laser System During Corneal Epithelial Ablations.

January 2008

Principal Investigator. LVC-CustomVue - 0801. An Evaluation of Outcomes Using the AMO Advanced CustomVue iLASIK Procedure (WaveScan Wavefront System, STAR S4 IR™ Excimer Laser System and Intralase FS™ System).

October 2007

Principal Investigator. EAGL-104-WLSK. A Prospective Study to Evaluate the Clinical Performance of the Eagle Excimer Laser System and Provide a Basis for Comparison to the Star Excimer Laser System.

October 2004

Principal Investigator. VISX CMVII. A Prospective Study to Determine Safety and Effectiveness of WaveScan-Guided LASIK for Treatment of Presbyopic Patients Using Monovision with the VISX STAR S4™ Excimer Laser System.

April 2004

Principal Investigator. VISX HMAII. A Prospective Study to Determine Safety and Effectiveness of WaveScan-Guided LASIK for the Treatment of High Myopia With and Without Astigmatism with the VISX STAR S4™ Excimer Laser System.

September 2003

Principal Investigator. ALCON C-02-50. An Environmental Evaluation of Artificial Tears, FID 102344, to Determine the Ability of Systane to Reduce Signs and Symptoms in Dry Eye Subjects in the Arid Southwest Conditions vs. the Control, Refresh Tears.

July 2003

Principal Investigator. VISX H000002. A Prospective Study to Determine the Safety and Effectiveness of the VISX STAR S3™ Excimer Laser System and Custom Contoured Ablation Patterns (Custom-CAP Method™) for the Treatment of Symptomatic Decentered Ablations From Previous Laser Surgery.

Principal Investigator. VISX CGWII. A Prospective Study to Determine Safety and Effectiveness of WaveScan-Derived Ablation Targets for the Treatment of Hyperopia With and Without Astigmatism and Mixed Astigmatism with the VISX STAR™ Excimer Laser System.

May 2002

Principal Investigator. VISX CVWII. WaveScan-Derived Ablation Targets with the VISX STAR S3™ Excimer Laser System for LASIK Treatment of Myopia With and Without Refractive Astigmatism.

April 2002

Principal Investigator. VISX H000001. Treating Decentered Ablations Using the VISX Custom-CAP™ (Contoured Ablation Pattern) Method and the Zeiss Humphrey Systems VisionPro™ Ablation Planner.

October 1994

American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, CA. “Risk Factors for Cytomegalovirus Retinitis.”

May 1994

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Sarasota, FL. “Dynamic Visual Field Testing for Cytomegalovirus Retinitis.”

October 1993

American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chicago, IL. “Cotton-Wool Spots and Cytomegalovirus Retinitis.”

July 1989

United States Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, Fort Rucker, AL. “The Use of Extended-Wear Contact Lenses in the AH-64 (Apache) Aviation Environment; an Army-Wide Study.” 

 

Articles, Publications & Meetings

May 2017

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA.

April 2017

112th  Annual New Mexico Optometric Association Convention, Albuquerque, NM

February 2017

Abbott Medical Optics Annual Meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.

America-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show. An Interview with William Link, PhD."

October 2016

American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Meeting, Chicago, IL.

April 2016

111th Annual New Mexico Optometric Association Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

February 2016

American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show. An Interview with Steve Charles, M.D."

November 2015

American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada. Abbott Medical Optics Medical Advisory Board Meeting.

September 2015

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, Mallorca, Spain.

April 2015

110th Annual New Mexico Optometric Association Convention. Albuquerque, NM. "The Latest in LASIK."

March 2015

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Finances and the Market. "How We Have Weathered the LASIK Market."

March 2015

American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show. An Interview with Spencer Thornton, M.D."

American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO.  Session 5: LASIK/PRK/Astigmatism. "Why I Do Only LASIK in my Practice."

October 2014

American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. AcuFocus Innovators Award and Abbott Medical Optics Refractive Surgery Roundtable Discussion.

September 2014

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Feature Story: "Wavefront Aberrometry: The Past and the Future."

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annaul Meeting, Mallorca, Spain.

EyeWorld, USA. The American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. Feature Story: "Ophthalmologist Balances Laser Surgery Practice and Tennis."

July 2014

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Case Presentation: "You Treated Me. How About My Son?"

April 2014

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Boston, MA. Abbott Medical Optics: "iDesign Dx: A Science Story of Innovation."

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Sound Off: "What Determines the Success of a LASIK Practice?"

February 2014

American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show. An Interview with Herbert Kaufman, M.D."

January 2014

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management. "Deposits and Neovascularization After Implantation of Intrastromal Corneal Rings."

November 2013

American Academy of Ophthalmology, New Orleans, Louisiana. Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day: "Perfecting Vision." Free Paper Session, panelist.

October 2013

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland.

September 2013

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Case Presentation: "Stable Astigmatism?"

June 2013

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Feature Story: "Correcting Astigmatism During LASIK."

April 2013

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Francisco, CA. EyeWorld Education: Forum for Reviewing the Latest Pearls for Improving Femtosecond and Excimer Laser Vision Correction Outcomes. "The Future of Laser Vision Correction."

February 2013

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management. "Post-LASIK Ectasia."

Aspen Invitational Refractive Symposium, Aspen, CO. "An Interview with Robert Sinskey, M.D."

November 2012

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Commentary - Cover Story: "The Best of 2012."

October 2012

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: "Overcorrection After Undercorrection of a High Myope."

September 2012

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Meeting Annual Meeting, Milan, Italy.

July 2012

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: "Myopia and Against-the-Rule Astigmatism in a Young Patient."

May 2012

Abbott Medical Optics, Case Study Series, #3. " A Real Game Changer: The iFS Advanced Femtosecond Laser."

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Commentary - Cover Story:  "What We Can Learn from Steve Jobs."

April 2012

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Chicago, IL. AMO University: "The Art of Vision."       

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Chicago, IL.  EyeWorld Excimer and Femtosecond Laser Forum:  "The Latest in Flap Architecture Development - Enhancements and Complicated Cases."

March 2012

Premium Practice Today.  "My Way: Surgeon Profiles - the Secret to my Success."

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Commentary – Today’s Topics: “Surgical Options for High Hyperopes.”

February 2012

Aspen Invitational Refractive Symposium, Aspen, CO. “An Interview with Steve Trokel, M.D.”

January 2012

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor – Complex Case Management: “Presbyopia, Anisometropia, and Unilateral Amblyopia.”

October 2011

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, George Town, Cayman Islands.

September 2011

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Commentary --- Complex Case Management: "Irregularly Recut Flap."

July 2011

American College of Ophthalmic Surgery, Summer Symposium, Deer Valley, Utah. "LASIK for Pros: Most Challenging LASIK Ever."

June 2011

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor --- Complex Case Management: "LASIK or a Phakic IOL?"

May 2011

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Refractive Surgery Complications and Complexity: "Decentered Ablations."

March 2011

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor --- Complex Case Management: "Late Post-LASIK Enhancement."

February 2011

Aspen Invitational Refractive Symposium, Aspen, CO. "An Interview with Manus C. Kraff, M.D."

January 2011

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Commentary: "Forecasted Volumes of LASIK and Presbyopia-Correcting IOLs for 2011."

September 2010

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. "Ophthalmic Societies: The History, Challenges, and Future of Organized Ophthalmology and Surgeon's Education."

European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, Paris, France. "Refractive Outcomes with Advanced CustomVue iLASIK."  

Excimer Laser Forum, Paris, France. Intrastromal Femtosecond Laser Surgery: Tips and Pearls for Using a Femtosecond Laser for Intrastromal Astigmatic Surgery. "Keratophakia With an Optical Implant."

Excimer Laser Forum, Paris, France. "Femtosecond Laser Cataract Surgery: Debating the Femtosecond Laser Cataract Surgery Value Proposition."

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, Mallorca, Spain.

August 2010

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today Focus Group, Aspen, CO. "Cool New Technology: The Next Steps in Excimer and Wavefront Aberrometry."

June 2010

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: “Poor Vision and Contact Lens Intolerance.”

May 2010

New Mexico Optometric Association Annual Convention. “The Fundamentals of the Eye and LASIK.”

April 2010

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: “How Do You Approach Unexpected Results From PRK Over Prior LASIK?”

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Boston, MA. “Keratorefractive - Wavefront Aberrations and Outcomes: Targeting Refractive and Surgical Perfection.”

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgey, Boston, MA. AMO: “Unlocking the Potential of the WaveScan Wavefront System.”

February 2010

Winter Advanced Refractive Symposium, Park City, Utah. “Latest in Laser Vision Technology.”

Winter Advanced Refractive Symposium, Park City, Utah. “Laser Vision Correction Grand Rounds.”

Winter Advanced Refractive Symposium, Park City, Utah. “Current Business and Legal Issues.”

Winter Advanced Refractive Symposium, Park City, Utah. “Troubleshooting Laser Vision Correction Enhancements.”

December 2009

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: "Excimer Laser for Hyperopia: Are There Limitations?"

November 2009

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor – Complex Case Management: “Distance Correction After ALK.”

October 2009

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. “Targeting Refractive Perfection: Pearls for Obtaining Quality Wavefront Captures.”

September 2009

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, Mallorca, Spain.

June 2009

Ophthalmology Times. “Correction Yields Excellent Outcomes with Advanced LASIK Procedure.”

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today – Europe. “Transitioning to a High-End Practice.”

May 2009

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: “Haze and Alterations in a LASIK Flap.”

April 2009

Ophthalmology Management. “From Lenses to Lasers.”

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Francisco, CA. “Keratorefractive – Wavefront Aberrations and Outcomes: Refractive Outcomes with Advanced CustomVue iLASIK.”

February 2009

Advanced Refractive Invitational, Park City, UT. “What Should Drive Our Ablations?”  

November 2008

American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, Georgia. Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day: "The Patient Experience."

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. “Getting Involved in the Community: The Coleman Vision Tennis Championships.”

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.

September 2008

XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Berlin, Germany. “Refractive Outcomes with Advanced CustomVue iLASIK – an evaluation of the efficacy, safety, and predictability of an enhanced laser vision correction surgery (wavefront-guided, iris registration, and femtosecond ablation) on patients undergoing LASIK surgery.”

July 2008

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor – Complex Case Management: “Aberrations After Treatment of a Corneal Scar.”

Ophthalmology Management. “The M.D. Toolkit – Defining State-of-the-Art Vision Correction: The iLASIK Platform Yields Stability and Smoother Operations.”

May 2008

Ophthalmology Times. “Aberrometry: Then and Now.”

April 2008

EyeWorld Educational Symposium, Chicago, IL. “Redefining State-of-the-Art Femtosecond and Excimer Vision Correction: High Definition Wavefront Analysis.”

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - “Complex Case Management: Unsatisfactory Result with LASIK Monovision.”

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Chicago, IL. “The Pretty Late Show with Mike Carbone: Staging a Premium Patient Experience.”

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Chicago, IL. “Keratorefractive – Surface vs. Flap: Improving LVC Outcomes with Sub-Bowman’s Keratomileusis.”

EyeWorld, ASCRS, Supplement. “Innovations in Corneal and Cataract Refractive Surgery: High Definition Wavefront – 5X Resolution.”

February 2008

Winter Corneal Refractive Invitational Summit, Telluride, CO. “What is the Role of Topography-Guided Ablations?”

January 2008

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. “5 Questions with Stephen C. Coleman, M.D. Dr. Coleman Shares His Enthusiasm for Ophthalmology, Technology, and Tennis.”

November 2007

The University of New Mexico. “The Eye and How it Affects Art.” 

Optical Express, Annual Convention, Mallorca, Spain. "Laser Vision Correction: Then and Now."

Optical Express, Annual Convention, Mallorca, Spain. "How to Counsel the Presbyopic Patient."

Optical Express, Annual Convention, Mallorca, Spain. "When and How to Perform Enhancements."

EyeWorld Educational Symposium, New Orleans, LA. “Defining State-of-the-Art Laser Vision Correction - Providing Fully Customized Treatments Through the Latest Generation Femtosecond and Excimer Technology. What is State-of-the-Art Corneal Refractive Surgery?”

EyeWorld, ASCRS, Supplement. “Customizing Cataract and Refractive Surgery: Thin-Flap LASIK Benefits Outweigh Surface Ablation and LASIK.”

October 2007

Optical Express, International Medical Advisory Board Annual Meeting, Mallorca, Spain.

September 2007

XXV Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Stockholm, Sweden. Instructional Course: “Difficult Decisions in Lens Based and Corneal Refractive Surgery.”

June 2007

Ophthalmology Management. “Making Your LASIK the Best It Can Be: The Advantages of Sub-Bowman’s Keratomileusis.”

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: “Surface Irregularity After Enhancement.”

May 2007

New Mexico Optometric Association Annual Convention. “Laser Vision Correction Update.”

EyeWorld ASCRS, Supplement. “Redefining Corneal and Lens-Based Refractive Surgery: Considering SBK over PRK and LASIK.”

April 2007

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Diego, CA. Instructional Course 01-313: “Difficult Decisions in Corneal and Lens-Based Refractive Surgery.”

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Diego, CA. Moderator: “Keratorefractive Technology and Outcomes.”

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor – Complex Case Management: “Post-LASIK Ectasia.”

EyeWorld Educational Symposium, San Diego, CA. "Raising the Laser Vision Correction Bar - Merging Wavefront-Guided and Femtosecond Technologies to Deliver a New Level of Refractive Correction. SBK: Will It Compare to PRK and LASIK?"

March 2007

Aspen Invitational Refractive Symposium, Aspen, CO. "The Anatomy of an Ectasia Lawsuit."

February 2007

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. “Lawyers, Guns, Money, and Medicine – a Medicolegal Roundtable.”

Whistler Advanced Refractive Surgery Congress, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. “Tackling the Mixed Astigmatism Patient.”

Whistler Advanced Refractive Surgery Congress, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. “Future Applications of Femtosecond Technology – Refractive and Therapeutic.”

January 2007

Discover a New You, Albuquerque, NM. “It’s Just an Eye: Exploring the Visual Challenges of Georgia O’Keefe, Mary Cassatt, El Greco, and Edvard Munch.”

September 2006

XXIV Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, London, England. Instructional Course: “Comprehensive Surgical Options for Correction of High Myopia.”

July 2006

Aspen Advanced Refractive Surgery Congress, Aspen, CO. “Enhancements and Complex Cases.”

Advanced Medical Optics Analyst Day, Orange County, CA. “What Is State-of-the-Art Corneal Refractive Surgery?”

March 2006

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, San Francisco, CA. “Keratorefractive – Wavefront and New Technology: Addressing the High Myope with Wavefront-Driven Ablations.”

February 2006

Whistler Advanced Refractive Surgery Congress, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. “Expanding CustomVue Indications – Hyperopia.”

September 2005

Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. “The 193-nm Wavelength: Surgeons Reflect on the Technology’s Creation and Its Future.”

June 2005

M.D. News – The Business and Lifestyle Magazine for Physicians. “An Inside Look at Coleman Vision.”

May 2005

Ophthalmology Times. “FDA O.K.’s CustomVue for Mixed Astigmatism.”

May 2004

The New Mexico Business Weekly. “LASIK is Better, But Not Simpler or Less Costly.”

May 2001

The New Mexico Optometric Association Annual Convention. “LASIK Up-Date."  

January 2001

The American Hunter Magazine. “The Ultimate Sight Adjustment.”

February 2000

The New Mexico Business Weekly. “Clarity of Vision.”

November 1999

VISX University Guest Lecturer, Orlando, FL.

May 1999

New Mexico Optometric Association Annual Convention. “Advances in Ophthalmology.”

VISX University Guest Lecturer, Seattle, WA.

April 1999

The New Mexico LASIK Symposium. “Laser Vision Correction Topical Review.”

October 1998

VISX University Guest Lecturer, New Orleans, LA.

September 1998

Senior Golf Magazine. “For Your Eyes Only.”

October 1997

VISX University Guest Lecturer, Houston, TX.

May 1997

Fundamentals of LASIK, TLC Instructor, Hartford, CT.

December 1996

LASIK Mini-Fellowship, Stephen Slade, M.D., Tulsa, OK.