Alan S. Crandall, MD

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

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

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Office Information

  • John A. Moran Eye Center
    Ophthalmology
    65 Mario Capecchi Drive
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Alan S. Crandall focuses on the medical and surgical management of glaucoma and cataracts, as well as complicated anterior segment surgery. Dr. Crandall has experience with trabeculoplasty and laser cyclophotocoagulation. He is involved in numerous clinical research studies at the Moran Eye Center.

Dr. Crandall, the senior medical director of Moran’s Global Outreach Division, lectures and performs sight-restoring surgery all over the world and was selected by Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today as one of the 50 most prominent opinion leaders. Dr. Crandall received the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Foundation’s inaugural 2018 Chang Humanitarian Award. He is the only physician to receive humanitarian awards from all three major ophthalmology organizations: the 2016 American Glaucoma Society (AGS) Humanitarian Award; the 2014 American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Humanitarian Award; and the 2013 ASCRS Humanitarian Award. Other awards include the Health Care Heroes Award for Excellence in Health Care – Community Outreach and the Vocational Excellence Award for Humanitarian Service by Rotary International.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship Scheie Eye Institute
Glaucoma
Fellow
Residency Scheie Eye Institute
Ophthalmology
Resident
Internship University of Pennsylvania
Surgery
Intern
Professional Medical University of Utah Hospital School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate University of Utah
Chemistry
B.S.

Global Impact

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Crandall AS (07/05/2018). Unmet Needs in Navajo Nation. Glaucoma Today, (7), 32-34.
    Global Impact: Native American Nations.

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