Primary Faculty

Primary

Balamurali K. Ambati, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Associate Professor

Research Interests: LASIK, Transplantation, Macular Degeneration, Cataract, Drug Delivery, Nanoparticles, Cornea, Retina, Vascular Normalization, Angiogenesis, Bioimaging, Inflammation, Diabetic Retinopathy

Alessandra Angelucci, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-7489

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Research Interests: Cross-modal neuroplasticity in ferrets, Mechanisms and anatomical substrates for contextual integration in visual cortex, Role of long-range intra-areal and inter-areal corticocortical connections in visual processing, Spatial organization of callosal and association neurons in the frontal and parietal cerebral cortex of monkeys, Functional anatomy of long-range lateral interactions in the macaque primary visual cortex, Functional role and topographic organization of feedback systems between visual cortical areas, Spatial factors in visual cortical function, Pre- and postnatal development of the anatomical connections between the thalamus and the cerebral cortex, Effect of unilateral 6-Hydroxydopamine lesion of the substantia nigra pars compacta on local rates of cerebral metabolic activity

Wolfgang Baehr, Ph.D.

Locations
George and Dolores Eccles Institute of Human Genetics (801) 585-6643

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Professor

William R. Barlow, Jr., M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6622

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

James E. Bell, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Paul S. Bernstein, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-6078

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Professor,
Pharmacology and Toxicology - Adjunct Professor

James L. Beson, D.O.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Kristin O. Chapman, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Craig J. Chaya, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Alan S. Crandall, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Donnell J. Creel, Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6568

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Professor

Research Interests: Electrophysiology, Neuroanatomy, Neurogenetics

Alison Crum, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6622

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical),
Neurology - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Divisions: Headache and Neuro-Ophthalmology

Margaret M. DeAngelis, Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Associate Professor

Kathleen B. Digre, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Neurology - Professor,
Anesthesiology - Adjunct Professor,
Obstetrics/Gynecology - Adjunct Professor,
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Divisions: General OB/GYN, Headache and Neuro-Ophthalmology

Research Interests: Migraine Headaches, Disorders of the Optic Nerve, Photophobia, Neurology of Pregnancy, Neuro-ophthalmologic changes in pregnancy, Intracranial Hypertension Including Pseudotumor Cerebri, Pupil

David C. Dries, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Paul A. Frederick, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Jeanne M. Frederick, Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-3573

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Associate Professor

Gregory S. Hageman, Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Research Interests: The Biology, Genetics and Development of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities for the Treatment of Age-Related Macular Degeneration and its Co-Segregating Diseases

Laura L. Hanson, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Professor,
Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor

Divisions: Pediatric Administration

Robert O. Hoffman, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Rachael S. Jacoby, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center
Midvalley Health Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Bryan W. Jones, Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-5954

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Assistant Professor

Zachary P. Joos, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6701

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Bradley J. Katz, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6653

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurology - Adjunct Professor

Divisions: Headache and Neuro-Ophthalmology

David Krizaj, Ph.D.

Locations
Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 213-2777

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Professor

Research Interests: Mechanisms of Calcium Homeostasis, Neuron-Glia Interaction, Retina, Cellular mechanisms of neurotoxicity and the role calcium plays in neuropathological disorders, Calcium Channel Blockers, Vision, TRPV1, Synaptic Transmission, Retinal Degeneration and Cell Biology, Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI), Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Astrocytes

Binxing Li, Ph.D.

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Assistant Professor

Amy Lin, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2353
Midvalley Health Center
Redwood Health Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Research Interests: Intraocular Lenses, Corneal Transplantation, Ocular Surface Disease

Nick Mamalis, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352
Midvalley Health Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Research Interests: Analysis of ocular fluids used in surgery, Ocular inflammation following cataract surgery, Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS), Ocular Pathology, Intraocular melanomas, Malignant lesions of the eyelids, Dry Eyes: Hormonal influences, management, Pathology and complications of intraocular lenses, Posterior capsule opacification, Endophthalmitis and Antibiotic Treatment, Surface modified intraocular lenses, Anoxidants and age-related macular degeneration

Robert E. Marc, Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6500

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Research Interests: Vision Disorders, Synaptic Transmission, Neuronal Circuitry, Receptors, Sensory, Color, Retinal Cell Biology, Brain, Vision

David A. Meyer, O.D., FAAO

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352
Midvalley Health Center (801) 585-3937

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Mark D. Mifflin, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 264-4410
Midvalley Health Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Randall J. Olson, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6622

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor

Lisa M. Ord, L.C.S.W.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Research Interests: Schizophrenia, Schizophrenia and Disorders with Psychotic Features

Leah A. Owen, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor

Bhupendra C. Patel, M.B.B.Ch.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6641

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Hreem N. Patel, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Dix Pettey, O.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352
Midvalley Health Center (801) 585-3937

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Jeff Pettey, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Akbar Shakoor, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6701

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Geoffrey C. Tabin, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Michael P. Teske, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6639

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Ning Tian, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Professor

Hironori Uehara, Ph.D.

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Assistant Professor

Reuben M. Valenzuela, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-6701

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Albert T. Vitale, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical)

Research Interests: Corneal Wound Healing, Age-related Macular Degeneration, Wound Healing, Vitreoretinal Disease, Ocular Inflammatory Disease, Retinal Vascular Disease, Ocular Trauma

Haibo Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Assistant Professor

Judith E. Warner, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Professor (Clinical),
Neurology - Professor (Clinical)

Divisions: Headache and Neuro-Ophthalmology

John D. Welling, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

Liliana Werner, M.D., Ph.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Associate Professor

Research Interests: Intraocular Lenses, Pathology and complications of intraocular lenses, Surface modified intraocular lenses

Larry A. Wheeler, Ph.D.

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Research Professor

Jun Yang, Ph.D.

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Associate Professor,
Neurobiology and Anatomy - Adjunct Associate Professor,
Surgery - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Divisions: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Marielle P. Young, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Assistant Professor (Clinical),
UUHC Community Physician Group - UUHC Affiliated Physician

Norm A. Zabriskie, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 585-5926
Midvalley Health Center

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Associate Professor (Clinical)

Brian E. Zaugg, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor

James L. Zimmerman, M.D.

Locations
John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352

Departments:
Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Visiting Instructor