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• Specialties:
Refractive and Corneal Surgery

• Location:
262 Neil Avenue

Education & Training:
Miami University: BA in Chemistry, 1974; Gamma Theta Phi Chemistry Honorary
Ohio State University College of Medicine, 1977 graduate
Internship at Bronson and Borgess Hospitals, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1977-78
Residency in Ophthalmology at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan – Chief Resident 1982
Fellowship in Corneal and Anterior Segment Surgery, LSU Eye Center, New Orleans, LA
Certified to perform laser surgery to treat nearsightedness, astigmatism and farsightedness

Experience
Faculty of The Ohio State University for 13 years: Director of Refractive Surgery until 1996,
Currently Associate Clinical Professor at OSU, teaching medical and optometric students and
OSU residents.
Performed over 7000 LASIK surgeries and thousands of PRKs and RKs since he began his
refractive surgery practice in 1978.
Investigator on early NIH and FDA studies of RK and excimer laser refractive surgery.
Extensive training in LASIK in Shanghai, China in 1996.
Performed LASIK surgery on Bobby Rahal, Brian Herta, John Cooper, and several former
Buckeye Football players, in addition to his own brother and sister-in-law.
Had PRK and LASIK surgery himself in 1997.

Honors and Awards

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Fellow, American Board of Ophthalmology Certified.
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery: Treasurer, past Secretary and past Program Chair.
  • Named one of the Best Doctors In America as published in Columbus Monthly Magazine.
  • Twice named one of the Best Doctors In Central Ohio as published in Columbus Monthly Magazine.
  • Twice recognized as a VISX “Star” surgeon, one of the country’s top LASIK surgeons.
  • Past President of Columbus EENT Society.
  • Examiner, American Board of Ophthalmology.
  • OSU Department of Ophthalmology Honor Award Recipient, 1989.
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award Recipient, 1996.
  • Frequent guest lecturer in the area of refractive surgery both nationally and internationally.
  • Numerous publications about visual function and healing from refractive and corneal surgery.
  • Has trained many local surgeons and has taught numerous courses in LASIK nationally.

Community Service

  • Pre-Med Advisory Council of Miami University 1996 – present.
  • Past Director of Upper Arlington Civic Association.
  • Vice President and Secretary of one of the founding boards of the Cleveland Museum of Art.
  • Volunteer Coach of Optimist Basketball, Kiwanis Soccer and Baseball.
  • President of Upper Arlington Crew Parent’s Association, 1997-98.
  • Founding Member and Chairman of Central Ohio Youth Rowing Association, 1998-99.

Family

  • Husband since 1974 to Debby, father to three sons, including identical twins.

CURRICULUM VITAE
Curtin G. Kelley, M.D.

  • Director of Refractive Surgery, Corneal and Cataract Surgery

Education

  • Miami University, Oxford, OH B.A. 1974 Chemistry
  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH M..D. 1977 Medicine
  • Bronson/Borgess Hospitals, Kalamazoo, MI Internship 1977 – 1981 Medicine
  • Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI Residency, 1981 Ophthalmology

Chief Resident

  • LSU Eye Center, New Orleans, LA Fellowship 1982 – Dec.1983 Cornea/Ophth.

Professional Experience:

  • 1996 – present Director of Refractive Surgery, Arena Eye Surgeons, Inc.
  • 1996 – present Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, The Ohio State University.
  • 1989 – 1996 Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, The Ohio State University.
  • 1984 – 1989 Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, The Ohio State University.

Honors and Awards:

• Board of Directors, The International Society of Refractive Surgery, 1992-1994.
• Program Co-Chair, The International Society of Refractive Surgery, 1994-1997.
• Secretary for Education, The International Society of Refractive Surgery, 1997-1998.
• Honor Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology, 1996.
• VISX, Inc., One of U.S. Top 100 Laser Surgeons, 1998-1999.
• On the Scientific Advisory Board of the InVision Institute, Bausch & Lomb, Inc.
• On the Scientific Advisory Board of Ciba Vision Ophthalmics.
• Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, Medical Advisory Council
• Past President, Columbus Ophthalmological/Otolaryngological Society

PUBLICATIONS:

• Kelley C G, McLaughlin W R, Karns L J, Vo Michael: “Pseudomonas adherence to surface crazed rigid gas permeable contact lenses.” The Contact Lens Spectrum, 1998, 3:8:31-36.
• Kelley C G, Steinert, R, et.al: “Hydrogel Intracorneal Implants in Aphakic Eyes”, Archives of Ophthalmology, 114:2:135-141, February 1996.
• Kelley C G (Contributing Author): “Double-Masked Multicenter Trial for Human Recombinant Epidermal Growth Factor (hrEGF) in Epikeratophakia”, pending publication in Ophthalmology, 1996.
• Carney L G, Kelley C G: “Visual performance after aphakicepikeratoplasty”, Current Eye Research, 10:10:939-945, October 1991.
• Carney L G, Kelley C G: “Visual losses after myopic epikeratoplasty”, Archives of Ophthalmology, 109:499-502, April 1991.
• Derick R J, Kelley C G, Gersman M: “Contact lens related corneal ulcers at the Ohio State University Hospitals 1983-1987”, The CLAO Journal, 15:4:268-270, October 1989.
• McLaughlin R, Kelley C G, Mauger, T F: “Corneal Ulceration Associated with Disposable EW Lenses”. Contact Lens Spectrum, 4:3:57-58, March 1989.
• McLaughlin R, Kelley C G, Karns L: “Pseudomonas Ulcer Observed with Surface-Crazed RGP.” Contact Lens Spectrum, 3:8:58-60, August 1988.
• Kelley C G: “Corneal Contour in Refractive Surgery”. Contemporary Ophthalmic Forum, 4:4:137-141, 1986.
• Kelley C G, Keates R H: “Eye Surgery for Refractive Errors. The Ohio Medical Education Network, The Ohio State University,Columbus, OH, January, 1986.
• Kelley, C G, Keates R H, Lembach R G: “Epikeratophakia for Pediatric Aphakia.” Arch Ophthalmol, 104:680-682, 1986.
• Keates R H, Kelley C G: “Epikeratophakia for Myopia: Preliminary Considerations.” Refractive Surgery, 1:1:25-28, 1985.
• Kelley C G, Yamaguchi T, Santana E, and Kaufman H E: “Primate model of human corneal transplantation.” Invest Ophthalmol and Vis Sci, 25:1061-1064, 1984.
• Sanitato J J, Kelley C G, and Kaufman H E: “Surgical management of peripheral fungal keratitis (keratomycosis)”. Archives of Ophthalmol, 102:1506-11509, 1984.

Selected Presentations

• Ohio Ophthalmological Society, “Management of Regular and Irregular Astigmatism”, Columbus, OH, February 21, 2009.
• Central Ohio Optometric Association Meeting, “IOL Calculations in the Post Refractive Surgery Eye”, Columbus, OH, February 21, 2009.
• The Eye Center Winter Lecture Series, “IOL Calculations after Refractive Surgery”, Columbus, OH, February 7, 2009.
• Ophthalmology for Primary Care Physicians, “Refractive Surgery: What are the Indications, Contraindications and Complications?”, The Eye Center, Columbus, OH, January 31, 2009.
• Program Chair 40th Annual Postgraduate Symposium in Ophthalmology, “The World of Refractive Surgery”, Columbus, OH, March 7-8, 1997.
• AAO Session: Refractive Surgery Around the World. Chicago, IL, October 27-31, 1996.
• Program-Chair ISRS Pre-AAO Meeting, October 27-31, 1996.
• The 660th Meeting of The New England Ophthalmological Society, “Use of Topography in Postoperative Care of Refractive Patients (Case Studies)”, Boston, MA, May 17, 1996.
• The 660th Meeting of The New England Ophthalmological Society, “Care and Feeding of the PRK Patient”, Boston, MA, May 17, 1996.
• The 660th Meeting of the New England Ophthalmological Society, “Refractive Keratotomy in the PRK Era”, Boston, MA, May 17, 1996.
• The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Advances in Anterior Segment Surgery. “Excimer Laser Phototherapeutic Keratectomy”, Cleveland, OH February 2, 1996.
• The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Advances in Anterior Segment Surgery. “Kinder, Gentler Radial Keratotomy”, Cleveland, OH February 2, 1996.
• The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Advances in Anterior Segment Surgery. “Radial Keratotomy Workshop”, Cleveland, OH, February 2, 1996.
• The Ohio Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting. “Management of Complications Following RK”, Cleveland, OH, January 27, 1996.
• The Ohio Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting. “Mini RK: Efficiency with Improved Safety/Stability”, Cleveland, OH, January 27, 1996.
• Program-Chair ISRS Pre-AAO Meeting, Atlanta GA, October 26-28, 1995, 900 registrants.
• Virginia Society of Ophthalmology Meeting. “Topographically Guided Refractive Surgery”, Richmond, VA, May 19-20, 1995.
• Virginia Society of Ophthalmology Meeting. “Refractive Keratotomy in the 90’s”, Richmond, VA, May 19-20, 1995.
• American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. “Advanced Refractive Surgery Wetlab”, April 1, 1995.
• AAO Session: RK on Trial. Atlanta, GA, October 31, 1995.
• Pre-ISRK/American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting. “Mapping Your Way to Successful Refractive Surgery”, San Francisco, CA, October 28, 1994.
• Northwest Ohio Ophthalmological Society Meeting. “Latest Trends in Refractive Surgery”, Toledo, OH, November 29, 1994.
• Pre-AAO ISRK Symposium on Refractive Keratotomy, San Francisco, CA, October 28-29, 1994
• II International Congress of Cataract, Intraocular Implants and Refractive Surgery. “Speed of Visual Recovery Following Refractive Surgery with Excimer Laser and Keratotomy”. Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 26-30, 1994.
• II International Congress of Cataract, Intraocular Implants and Refractive Surgery. “Astigmatic Keratotomy”. Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 26-30, 1994.
• Pre-AAO ISRK Symposium on Refractive Keratotomy, Chicago, IL, November 12-13, 1993
• ISRK Symposium on Refractive Keratotomy, Minneapolis, MN, July 28-29, 1993
SELECTED ABSTRACTS:
• Kelley C G: “Radial Keratotomy on Trial”. Americal Academy of Ophthalmology Abstract 1995.
• Kelley C G: “Advanced Refractive Keratoplasty: Techniques and Complication Management”. American Academy of Ophthalmology Abstract 1995.
• Carney L G, Kelley C G: “Refractive Surgery Correction of Aphakia: Comparisons of Visual Outcomes”. ARVO Abstracts, 1991, p 998, #1623-26.
• Meyer L A, Kelley C G, Mauger T F, Craig E: “Human Corneal Histopathology Following Intrastromal Hydrogel Implantation”. ARVO Abstracts, 1990, p 29.
• Carney L G, Kelley C G: “Ocular Aberrations Following Refractive Surgery: A Theoretical Model Eye”. ARVO Abstracts, 1990, p 481.
• Kelley C G, Carney L G: “Visual Performance After Refractive Surgery: Effect of Disturbed Corneal Optics”. ARVO Abstracts, 1988, p 281.
• Kelley C G: “Corneal Contour in Refractive Surgery”. Contemporary Ophthalmic Forum, 4:4:137-141, 1986.
• Santana E, Yamaguchi T, McDonald M, Hamano T, Kimura T, Kelley C G, and Kaufman H E: “Corneal histology of monkey eyes with alloplastic implants”. ARVO Abstracts, 1983, 127.