My name is Woodford Van Meter; I received my medical degree from Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn in 1979. I completed a residency at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. in 1983. I completed a fellowship at Robert W. Woodruff Health Science Center of Emory University, Atlanta in 1984. I am board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Honors and awards:
Council, American Ophthalmological Society 2013
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Lifetime Achievement Award 2013
Fellow, Cornea Society
Board of Directors, Eye Bank Association of America (EBAA) 2008
2010 Recipient, Paton Award, EBAA
Visiting Faculty, ORBIS International, 1986 - 2010
Consultant, FDA Ophthalmic Devices Panel 1996-2004
Professor of Ophthalmology
Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
Robert W. Woodruff Health Science Center of Emory University, Atlanta
Certifications or Special training
American Board of Ophthalmology
UK Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
UK HealthCare at Baptist Health
1760 Nicholasville Road
Lexington KY 40503
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Third Floor, Wing C
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284
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Recent Publications (Five most recent publications from PubMed via an automated list based on the provider’s ID and the University of Kentucky.)
- Van Meter WS.
Central corneal opacification resulting from recent chemotherapy in corneal donors.
Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2007;105:207-12; discussion 212-3.
- Van Meter WS, Katz DG, White H, Gayheart R.
Effect of death-to-preservation time on donor corneal epithelium.
Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2005;103:209-22; discussion 222-4.
- Abou-Jaoude ES, Brooks M, Katz DG, Van Meter WS.
Spontaneous wound dehiscence after removal of single continuous penetrating keratoplasty suture.
Ophthalmology. 2002 Jul;109(7):1291-6; discussion 1297.
- Van Meter WS, Hainsworth KM, Duff C, Litteral G.
Bifocal contact lenses in presbyopia.
Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2001;41(2):71-90.
- Gussler JR, Lim ES, Litteral G, Van Meter WS.
Clinical evaluation of the anterior constant focus (ACF) annular bifocal contact lens.
CLAO J. 1993 Oct;19(4):222-5.
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