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Peter Veldman

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentOphthalmology and Visual Science
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Collapse education and training
    Devers Eye Institute, Portland, ORFellow06/2014Cornea
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MAResidency06/2012Ophthalmology
    Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PAIntern06/2009Transitional Residency
    Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PAMD06/2008Medicine
    University of Pennsylvania, PhiladelphiaBA06/2004
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    2017 - nowVice-Chair, Education, The University of Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
    2017 - nowResidency Program Director, The University of Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
    2015 - 2017Associate Cornea Fellowship Director, Harvard University, Ophthalmology
    2014 - 2017Associate Residency Program Director, Harvard University, Department of Ophthalmology

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    1. Hakim FE, He PC, Veldman PB. Management of endothelial disease without keratoplasty. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2022 Jul 01; 33(4):332-337. PMID: 35779058.
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    2. Hakim FE, He PC, Veldman PB. Management of endothelial disease without keratoplasty. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2022 Jun 28. PMID: 35786804.
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    3. Si Z, Veldman PB, Reidy JJ, Farooq AV. Severe Inflammatory Response in a Patient on Oral Miltefosine for Acanthamoeba Keratitis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2022 05 19; 30(4):1027-1028. PMID: 33560165.
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    4. Avdagic E, Chew HF, Veldman P, Tu EY, Jafri M, Doshi R, Boggild AK, Reidy JJ, Farooq AV. Resolution of Acanthamoeba Keratitis with Adjunctive Use of Oral Miltefosine. Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2021 Feb 17; 29(2):278-281. PMID: 31829774.
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    5. Vavvas DG, Dryja TP, Wilson ME, Olsen TW, Shah A, Jurkunas U, Pineda R, Poulaki V, Palioura S, Veldman P, Moreno-Montañés J, Pinazo-Duran MD, Pastor JC, Tsilimbaris M, Rhee D, Colby K, Hunter DG, Thanos S, Sakamoto T, Pasquale LR, Miller JW, VanderVeen D, Lambert SR. Lens regeneration in children. Nature. 2018 04 04; 556(7699):E2-E3. PMID: 29620729.
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    6. Rao R, Borkar DS, Colby KA, Veldman PB. Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty After Failed Descemet Stripping Without Endothelial Keratoplasty. Cornea. 2017 Jul; 36(7):763-766. PMID: 28437275.
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    7. Veldman PB, Mayko ZM, Straiko MD, Terry MA. Intraoperative S-Stamp Enabled Rescue of 3 Inverted Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Grafts. Cornea. 2017 Jun; 36(6):661-664. PMID: 28410359.
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    8. Rapoport Y, Veldman P. A Comprehensive Review of Postoperative Management of Descemet's Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty. Semin Ophthalmol. 2017; 32(1):104-110. PMID: 27780445.
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    9. Liu S, Veldman P. Evidence-Based Endothelial Rehabilitation. Semin Ophthalmol. 2017; 32(1):96-103. PMID: 27754721.
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    10. Borkar DS, Veldman P, Colby KA. Treatment of Fuchs Endothelial Dystrophy by Descemet Stripping Without Endothelial Keratoplasty. Cornea. 2016 Oct; 35(10):1267-73. PMID: 27310885.
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    11. Sáles CS, Terry MA, Veldman PB, Mayko ZM, Straiko MD. Relationship Between Tissue Unscrolling Time and Endothelial Cell Loss. Cornea. 2016 Apr; 35(4):471-6. PMID: 26845314.
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    12. Yin J, Veldman PB. Endothelial Keratoplasty: Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty Versus Descemet's Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2016; 56(3):167-83. PMID: 27257730.
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    13. Veldman PB, Dye PK, Holiman JD, Mayko ZM, Sáles CS, Straiko MD, Galloway JD, Terry MA. The S-stamp in Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Safely Eliminates Upside-down Graft Implantation. Ophthalmology. 2016 Jan; 123(1):161-4. PMID: 26439215.
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    14. Veldman PB, Dye PK, Holiman JD, Mayko ZM, Sáles CS, Straiko MD, Stoeger CG, Terry MA. Stamping an S on DMEK Donor Tissue to Prevent Upside-Down Grafts: Laboratory Validation and Detailed Preparation Technique Description. Cornea. 2015 Sep; 34(9):1175-8. PMID: 26147839.
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    15. Terry MA, Straiko MD, Veldman PB, Talajic JC, VanZyl C, Sales CS, Mayko ZM. Standardized DMEK Technique: Reducing Complications Using Prestripped Tissue, Novel Glass Injector, and Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6) Gas. Cornea. 2015 Aug; 34(8):845-52. PMID: 26075461.
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    16. Veldman PB, Terry MA, Straiko MD. Evolving indications for Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2014 Jul; 25(4):306-11. PMID: 24871355.
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    17. Yonekawa Y, Hacker HD, Lehman RE, Beal CJ, Veldman PB, Vyas NM, Shah AS, Wu D, Eliott D, Gardiner MF, Kuperwaser MC, Rosa RH, Ramsey JE, Miller JW, Mazzoli RA, Lawrence MG, Arroyo JG. Ocular blast injuries in mass-casualty incidents: the marathon bombing in Boston, Massachusetts, and the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas. Ophthalmology. 2014 Sep; 121(9):1670-6.e1. PMID: 24841363.
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    18. Simon SS, Chee YE, Haddadin RI, Veldman PB, Borboli-Gerogiannis S, Brauner SC, Chang KK, Chen SH, Gardiner MF, Greenstein SH, Kloek CE, Chen TC. Achieving target refraction after cataract surgery. Ophthalmology. 2014 Feb; 121(2):440-4. PMID: 24289919.
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    19. Veldman PB, Behlau I, Soriano E, Starling JC, Pineda R. Two cases of cosmetic iris implant explantation secondary to uveitis, glaucoma, and corneal decompensation. Arch Ophthalmol. 2012 Jun; 130(6):787-9. PMID: 22801843.
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    20. Veldman P, Colby K. Current evidence for topical azithromycin 1% ophthalmic solution in the treatment of blepharitis and blepharitis-associated ocular dryness. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011; 51(4):43-52. PMID: 21897139.
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