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January 2021
Co-Author. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. DOI:10.1097. "Wavefront-Guided Myopic LASIK with a High-Resolution Hartmann Shack Aberrometer and a New Nomogram."

September 2019
Principal Investigator. Johnson & Johnson Surgical Vision: STAR-122-MVPM. A Post-approval Study of Wavefront-guided LASIK for Monovision Treatment of Myopic Subjects with Presbyopia.

April 2018
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Annual Meeting, Washington, DC. Paper #4648 LASIK/PRK Outcomes.
"Clinical and Patient-Reported Outcomes After Wavefront-Guided LASIK for Myopia Using a High-Definition Hartmann-Shack Aberrometer."

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

February 2021
Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today - Europe. Refractive Surgery Case Files: Refractive Surgery after Infection. "What are the options for a patient with scarring from a contact lens-related complication?"

February 2020
American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show: An Evening with Tom Frinzi."

October 2019

American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

May 2019
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

April 2019
114th Annual New Mexico Optometric Association Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

February 2019
American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show: A Conversation with Marguerite McDonald, M.D."

October 2018
American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.

April 2018
Johnson & Johnson Vision. "Fresh Perspectives: 5 Reasons to Move to the iFS Laser."

February 2018
American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery, Aspen, CO. "The Coleman Show:  An Evening with David Pyott."

January 2018
Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. Editor - Complex Case Management: "Answering Patients' Complex Questions."

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.

American-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.

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."