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Peter Veldman, MD

Devers Eye Institute
Portland, OR
Fellow - Cornea
2014

Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Residency - Ophthalmology
2012

Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia, PA
Intern - Transitional Residency
2009

Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
MD - Medicine
2008

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
BA
2004

Double-Scroll Formation by Fluid Column Manipulation in Preloaded DMEK Grafts Prepared From Younger and Older Donor Tissue.
Straiko MMW, Odell K, Blitzer AL, Tran KD, Veldman PB. Double-Scroll Formation by Fluid Column Manipulation in Preloaded DMEK Grafts Prepared From Younger and Older Donor Tissue. Cornea. 2022 Oct 17.
PMID: 36255778

Examination of a Modified Graft Preparation Technique to Induce Double-Scroll Formation and Promote the Use of Younger Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Donor Tissue.
Odell K, Hikes MT, Can K, Veldman PB, Terry MA, Tran KD, Straiko MMW. Examination of a Modified Graft Preparation Technique to Induce Double-Scroll Formation and Promote the Use of Younger Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Donor Tissue. Cornea. 2022 Oct 01; 41(10):1276-1283.
PMID: 36107846

Management of endothelial disease without keratoplasty.
Hakim FE, He PC, Veldman PB. Management of endothelial disease without keratoplasty. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2022 Jul 01; 33(4):332-337.
PMID: 35779058

Management of endothelial disease without keratoplasty.
Hakim FE, He PC, Veldman PB. Management of endothelial disease without keratoplasty. Curr Opin Ophthalmol. 2022 Jun 28.
PMID: 35786804

Severe Inflammatory Response in a Patient on Oral Miltefosine for Acanthamoeba Keratitis.
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

Resolution of Acanthamoeba Keratitis with Adjunctive Use of Oral Miltefosine.
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

Lens regeneration in children.
Vavvas DG, Dryja TP, Wilson ME, Olsen TW, Shah A, Jurkunas U, Pineda R, Poulaki V, Palioura S, Veldman P, Moreno-Monta??s 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

Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty After Failed Descemet Stripping Without Endothelial Keratoplasty.
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

Intraoperative S-Stamp Enabled Rescue of 3 Inverted Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Grafts.
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

A Comprehensive Review of Postoperative Management of Descemet's Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty.
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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Vice-Chair, Education
The University of Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
2017 - now

Residency Program Director
The University of Chicago, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
2017 - now

Associate Cornea Fellowship Director
Harvard University, Ophthalmology
2015 - 2017

Associate Residency Program Director
Harvard University, Department of Ophthalmology
2014 - 2017