Dr. Stephen D. McLeod, chair of the Ophthalmology department at UCSF, specializes in refractive, or vision correction, surgery, cataract and corneal disease. In his research, he has focused on the development of an intraocular lens to restore near vision to patients undergoing cataract surgery.
McLeod earned a medical degree at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Md. After completing an ophthalmology residency at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary at the University of Illinois, Chicago, he completed fellowship training in cornea, external disease and refractive surgery at the University of Southern California's Doheny Eye Institute. He is chair of the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Preferred Practice Pattern (PPP) Panels and is a consultant to the Ophthalmic Devices Panel of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He is also editor of the American Medical Association's journal for ophthalmology research, JAMA Ophthalmology.
Corneal Disease and Surgery
8 Koret Way, Suite U-545
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 514–8200
Fax: (415) 514–6845
Laser Vision Center
8 Koret Way, Room U-519
San Francisco, CA 94143–0644
Phone: (415) 353–2020
Fax: (415) 514–6892
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine 1989
Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, University of Illinois at Chicago, Ophthalmology 1993
USC Doheny Eye Institute, Cornea, External Eye Disease and Refractive Surgery 1994
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