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Timothy Olsen, MD

Timothy Olsen, MD

Ophthalmology Atlanta, GA

Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology, Emory University

Office Address

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  • 1365b Clifton Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    Phone: (404) 778-4996

Dr. Olsen's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Ophthalmology: General Ophthalmology, Retinal
  • Clinical Interests: Ocular Refraction; Intraocular Lenses; Western Blotting; Fluorescein Angiography; Eye Proteins; Pigment Epithelium of Eye; Macular Degeneration; Visual Acuity

Dr. Olsen's Education & Medical Training

  • Emory UniversityEmory UniversityFellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • University of MinnesotaUniversity of MinnesotaResidency, Ophthalmology
  • St Luke's Hospital (Kansas City MO)St Luke's Hospital (Kansas City MO)Residency, Internal Medicine
  • U of KS Sch of MedUniversity of Kansas School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Olsen's Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical LicenseGA State Medical LicenseActive through 2015
  • American Board of OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology, 1996

Dr. Olsen's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • ARVOGold Fellow AwardARVO, 2012
  • Macula SocietyYoung Investigator Award (aka Rosenthal Award)Macula Society, 2010
  • American Academy of OphthalmologySecretariat AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
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Dr. Olsen's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Journal Articles

  • Short-term outcomes of aflibercept for neovascular age-related macular degeneration in eyes previously treated with other vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitors.1. Ho VY, Yeh S, Olsen TW, Bergstrom CS, Yan J, Cribbs BE, Hubbard GB, 3rd., American Journal of Ophthalmology, 7/2013

Grant Support

  • Age-Related Macular Degneration Grant:  Choroidal Translocation Surgery in the Primate Model
    Age-Related Macular Degneration Grant: Choroidal Translocation Surgery in the Primate ModelR. Howard Dobbs Jr. Foundation
    2012 - Present
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration:  Choroidal Translocation Surgery in the Primate Model
    Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Choroidal Translocation Surgery in the Primate ModelAbraham J. and Phyllis Katz Foundation
    2013 - Present
  • RO1EY022097
    RO1EY022097NIH/NEI
    2013 - Present
  • Intraocular Aerosol Treatment for inhibition of Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy
    Intraocular Aerosol Treatment for inhibition of Proliferative VitreoretinopathyNIH/NEI
    2014 - Present
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration:  Choroidal Translocation Surgery in the Primate Model.
    Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Choroidal Translocation Surgery in the Primate Model.The Fraser Parker Foundation
    2012 - 2013
  • The Subproteome In Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    The Subproteome In Age-Related Macular DegenerationNational Institute On Aging
    2007 - 2008
  • The Subproteome In Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    The Subproteome In Age-Related Macular DegenerationNational Institute On Aging
    2004 - 2007

Dr. Olsen's Professional Memberships

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Altius Provider Directory
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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