The Eyesafe Vision Health Advisory Board is made up of leading eye care professionals across ophthalmology and optometry. They help to define and shape the future of eye health and vision care delivery through innovation, continuous education, and collaboration.
American Board Certified Ophthalmologist
Serves on Editorial Boards of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today (CRST) and Ophthalmology Management (OM)
Member and Premier Surgeon, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) and American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
Medical Monitor and Site Participant in many FDA clinical trials (Lasik, Dry Eye, Glaucoma, Keratoconus, Multifocal Lens Implants)
Speakers Bureau/Medical Consultant for many surgical and pharmaceutical ophthalmic companies (Allergan, Ista, Inspire, Bausch and Lomb, Alcon, Cyanocon/Ocusoft, Noble Vision Group, Abbott-AMO, Ace Vision Group, and Technolas PV)
Dr. Chad Dockter attended the University of Minnesota from 1985-1989 to study Biology. He then attended Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago in 1989 and graduated in 1993. At Illinois College of Optometry he completed an externship at Low Vision Resources in Minneapolis. Specialty areas include family eye care, refractive surgery and pediatrics.
Dr. Sheri Rowen is a pioneer in the field of ophthalmology, with a reputation for quality eye care. Dr. Rowen has been recognized for her expertise. She currently offers eye surgery at her practice, along with new procedures that can now correct distance and near vision using the advanced technology. She also features a variety of cosmetic and skin care services including microdermabrasion.
William Trattler, MD is not only a skilled surgeon, but also an excellent clinician and a very insightful researcher.The Center for Excellence in Eye Care. Dr. Trattler specializes in anterior segment surgery, ranging from PRK and LASIK, Corneal Collagen Crosslinking, Laser Cataract Surgery, pterygyium surgery, and other surgical procedures.
Founder and medical director of Chu Vision Institute and Chu Surgery Center, Dr. Chu is recognized as an international leader in cataract and refractive surgery. He is a fellowship-trained corneal specialist whose practice focuses on cataract, refractive and corneal surgery.Dr. Chu received his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School.
Dr. Richard Lindstrom is the founder and attending surgeon at Minnesota Eye Consultants, Adjunct Clinic Professor Emeritus at the University of Minnesota Department of Ophthalmology, and visiting professor at the UC Irvine Gavin Herbert Eye Institute. He is a board-certified ophthalmologist and internationally recognized leader in corneal, cataract, refractive, glaucoma and laser surgery. He has been at the forefront of ophthalmology’s evolutionary changes throughout his career, as a recognized researcher, teacher, inventor, writer, lecturer and highly acclaimed physician and surgeon.
Experienced clinician, executive and consultant providing clinical research, regulatory and strategic market development leadership to large and small companies in ophthalmic medical device and pharmaceuticals. Significant medical affairs and clinical strategic experience with senior executive teams and board executives. Participation on successful FDA PMA approvals and 510(k) clearances.
Robert Jay Weinstock, MD is the Director of Cataract and Refractive Surgery at the Eye Institute of West Florida. He is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of South Florida. He is a pioneer in microincisional cataract surgery and the integration of refractive technologies into the cataract procedure. He is well published and continues to lecture and teach surgeons internationally.
This group represents many decades of collective experience in direct patient care, clinical research and product development, peer-reviewed publications, public health advocacy and leadership of eye care organizations. The Eyesafe Vision Health Advisory Board serves as a source of expert opinion and thought leadership for Eyesafe products.