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Ohr, Matthew

Matthew Ohr, MD
Retina Division
Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Interests
Retinal detachment, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), retinal vascular occlusive disease, diabetic retinopathy, medical and surgical diseases of the cornea, and surgical repair of dislocated lenses


  • BS - Capital University in Columbus, OH
  • MD - Wright State University in Dayton, OH
  • Residency - The Ohio State University, Havener Eye Institute in Columbus, OH
  • Anterior Segment Fellowship - The Ohio State University, Havener Eye Institute in Columbus, OH
  • Retina Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic, Cole Eye Institute in Cleveland, OH


Dr. Ohr specializes in diagnosis and management of medical and surgical disease of the retina and vitreous, including retinal detachment surgery, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), retinal vascular occlusive disease, and diabetic retinopathy.  He also manages medical and surgical diseases of the cornea and specializes in surgical repair of dislocated lenses. 

Dr. Ohr has a particular interest in imaging modalities of the retina including optical coherence tomography.

Dr. Ohr completed his vitreoretinal surgery fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic, Cole Eye Institute.  He is dual fellowship trained, having also completed a fellowship in Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery at OSU, Havener Eye Institute.  He received his  undergraduate degree from Capital University, and then attended Medical School at Wright State University School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology residency at OSU, Havener Eye Institute, where he was elected Chief Resident.

In 2010, Dr. Ohr received a Teaching Award Recognition from the Cole Eye Institute. Dr. Ohr has also received numerous awards while completing his residency. While attending medical school, he was involved in the creation of a documentary about children with cancer that was shown at the Sundance film festival and on PBS.

Contact Information

E-mail: matthew.ohr@osumc.edu

OSU Phone: (614) 293-8041
OSU Address: 915 Olentangy River Rd, Ste 5000, Columbus, OH 43212

Dublin Phone: (614) 652-2600
Dublin Fax: (614) 652-2610
Dublin Address: 6805 Avery-Muirfield Dr, Ste 100, Dublin, OH 43016