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Frederick Fraunfelder, MD, Ophthalmology, Columbia, MO, University of Missouri Health Care


Ophthalmology Columbia, MO

Cornea & External Disease, Refractive Surgery, Ocular Oncology

Mason Eye Institute

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Education & Training

  • Portland State University/ OHSU
    Portland State University/ OHSUM.B.A., Healthcare Management, 2009 - 2012
  • University of Washington School of Medicine
    University of Washington School of MedicineResidency, Ophthalmology, 1996 - 2000
  • Providence Health  Services - Oregon
    Providence Health Services - OregonInternship, Internal Medicine, 1994 - 1995
  • Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine
    Oregon Health and Science University School of MedicineClass of 1994
  • Baylor University
    Baylor UniversityB.A., Economics, 1986 - 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 2014 - 2023
  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 1997 - 2000
  • OR State Medical License
    OR State Medical License 1996 - 2017
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Portland Top Doctors 2012
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011-2013
  • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare Marquis, 2011
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Initiation of Anti-TNF Therapy and the Risk of Optic Neuritis; From the Safety Assessment of Biologic ThERapy (SABER) Study  
    Winthrop KL, Chen L, Fraunfelder FW, et al, Am J Ophthalmol, 1/8/2012
  • Trichomegaly and Other External Eye Side Effects Associated with Epidermal Growth Factor Inhibitors  
    Fraunfelder, F.T., Fraunfelder, F.W., Cutan Ocul Toxicol, 1/28/2011
  • Casey Eye Institute Camera System for Recording Cortical Lens Opacities  
    Fraunfelder, F.T., Steinkamp, P., Fraunfelder, F.W., Experimental Eye Research, 1/1/2011
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Books/Book Chapters

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  • Manufacturing process Tools applied To Ophthalmology: Quality, Profits, and Pitfalls
    Fraunfelder, F.W., American Ophthalmological Society, Charleston, SC, 1/17/2012
  • A 55-Year0Old woman with orbital inflammation
    Schwab P, Harmon D, Bruno R, Fraunfelder FW, Kim DH, Arthritis Care Res, 1/1/2012
  • Liquid Nitrogen Cryotherapy is a Safe and Effective Adjunctive Treatment for Primary Pterygium
    Page, M.A., Fraunfelder, F.W., American Ophthalmological Society (AOS), Dana Point, CA, 1/1/2011
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  • Cryotherapy for Surface Eye Disease: Indications and Surgical Techniques 
  • Surface Eye Tumors and Ocular Oncology 
  • Manufacturing Production Techniques Applied to Ophthalmology 
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  • How to put in eye drops 
    I-Care Village
  • Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty 
    Web MD
  • AAO video 
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Authored Content

  • AAO 2020: Let's Talk About TechNovember 2020

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