Eric Weinlander, MD


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences - Adjunct Assistant Professor

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-2352
  • John A. Moran Eye Center
    65 N Mario Capecchi
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Utah School of Medicine
Cornea, External Disease & Refractive Surgery
Residency University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center
Other Training University of Oxford
Visiting Scholar
Internship Saint Francis Hospital, University of Illinois at Chicago
Transitional Year
Other Training University of Oxford
Visiting Student
Professional Medical University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Undergraduate Lawrence University
Philosophy and Biology

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Weinlander E, Ling J, Reddy A, Nallasamy N (2020). Epithelial Plaque Formation Secondary to Recombinant Human Nerve Growth Factor. Cornea.
  2. Weinlander E, Wubben TJ, Johnson MW (2019). Subacute Vision Loss in a Patient With Limited Immune Dysfunction. JAMA Ophthalmol.
  3. Weinlander EJ, Wang AL, Jaru-Ampornpan P, Altaweel MM, Nork TM (2020). TWO CASES OF ACUTE RETINAL NECROSIS DUE TO VARICELLA ZOSTER DESPITE PRIOR SHINGLES VACCINATION. Retin Cases Brief Rep, 13(3), 241-243.
  4. Weinlander E, Derani T, Cornblath WT, De Lott LB (2020). Intracranial Hypertension in Transgender Patients. J Neuroophthalmol, 39(2), 232-233.
  5. Wang AL, Weinlander E, Metcalf BM, Barney NP, Gamm DM, Nehls SM, Struck MC (2017). Use of Topical Insulin to Treat Refractory Neurotrophic Corneal Ulcers. Cornea, 36(11), 1426-1428.
  6. Jang S, Yu XM, Montemayor-Garcia C, Ahmed K, Weinlander E, Lloyd RV, Dammalapati A, Marshall D, Prudent JR, Chen H (2016). Dysadherin specific drug conjugates for the treatment of thyroid cancers with aggressive phenotypes. Oncotarget, 8(15), 24457-24468.
  7. Jee YM, Bak JS, Weinlander E, Anderson PA (2015). Comparing Nonrandomized Observational Studies With Randomized Controlled Trials in Cervical Disc Arthroplasty: A Meta-analysis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976), 41(5), 419-28.
  8. Somnay YR, Weinlander E, Alfhefdi A, Schneider D, Sippel RS, Chen H (2015). Radioguided parathyroidectomy for tertiary hyperparathyroidism. J Surg Res, 195(2), 406-11.
  9. Somnay YR, Weinlander E, Schneider DF, Sippel RS, Chen H (2014). The effect of cinacalcet on intraoperative findings in tertiary hyperparathyroidism patients undergoing parathyroidectomy. Surgery, 156(6), 1308-13; discussion 1313-4.
  10. Weinlander E, Somnay Y, Harrison AD, Wang C, Cheng YQ, Jaskula-Sztul R, Yu XM, Chen H (2014). The novel histone deacetylase inhibitor thailandepsin A inhibits anaplastic thyroid cancer growth. J Surg Res, 190(1), 191-7.


  1. Weinlander E, Mian S (2019). Re: Anderson et al.: Ethical considerations for performing intraocular surgery on eyes with no light perception (Ophthalmology. 2019;126:10-12). [Letter to the editor]. Ophthalmology, 126(8), e60-e61.
  2. Weinlander E (2019). Patient-Physician Relationship in the Age of Expanded Access to Information. [Letter to the editor]. JAMA, 321(16), 1633.
  3. Weinlander E, Ringeisen AL, Mititelu M (2016). Retinopathy in the Era of Routine Hydroxychloroquine Monitoring. [Letter to the editor]. J Rheumatol, 43(6), 1254.