Naveen Chandra, MD

For 15 years Dr. Chandra witnessed the deteriorating vision of patients diagnosed with keratoconus, while at the same time knowing that people with the same condition in other parts of the world had access to a procedure called corneal crosslinking…

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Kristina Austin, MD

Kristina Austin, MD, has an innate ability to connect with her staff and colleagues. Widely lauded as a wise and trusted leader, Dr. Austin knows providing exceptional care is inevitable when a team is engaged, inspired, and feel their contributions…

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Douglas Holsclaw, MD

"This is truly the first time that a group of corneal surgeons and hospitals have stood together to demand better service from an antiquated national eye banking system."
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Patrick Paglen, MD

Dr. Paglen’s leadership is defined by an innovative drive collaboration, and deep respect for the abilities of everyone to contribute.Cecil C. Cutting Leadership Award
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Ron Melles, MD

"After a lot of late-night programming, it’s very rewarding to have created something that has proved valuable to both my colleagues and our members."
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Tom Kidwell, MD

In 1995, with the approval of his department, Dr. Kidwell volunteered to pilot test a new model of delivering eye care. The pilot showed that by making a number of changes, including hiring additional specialty trained support staff, the department…

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