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Katz, Steven E.

Steven Katz, MD
Neuro-Ophthalmology & Oculoplastic Divisions
Neuro-Ophthalmology Division Director, Oculoplastic Division Director, Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Interests
Orbital tumors, Thyroid orbitopathy, Orbital trauma, Oculoplastic surgery, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension, and Giant cell arteritis

Meet Dr. Katz


•  BA - Washington University in St. Louis, MO
•  MD - The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH
•  Residency - The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH
•  Neuro-ophthalmology Fellowship - University of British Columbia in    Vancouver, Canada
•  Orbital Disease & Oculoplastics Fellowship – University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada


Dr. Katz has diverse clinical interests including orbital tumors, thyroid eye disease, orbital fractures, skull base tumors, head and neck cancer reconstruction, eyelid malpositions, eyelid tumors, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, strabismus surgery, giant cell arteritis and diseases of the optic nerve.  His research interests include the medical and surgical management of idiopathic intracranial hypertension, management of orbital tumors and surgical reconstruction of the eyelids and orbits.

He has written 37 peer-reviewed journal articles and 13 book chapters.  He is an article reviewer for numerous journals and a grant reviewer for the American Institute of Biological Sciences.  He is a clinical and scientific advisor to the Chief of Space Medicine at NASA Johnson Space Center, and a scientific advisor to the Intracranial Hypertension Research Foundation.  Dr. Katz is currently a principal investigator in the Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial which is sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and the National Eye Institute.

Dr. Katz is highly dedicated to educating future ophthalmologists and has even created a two-year Fellowship within the division of Neuro-ophthalmology, Orbital Disease & Oculoplastics.

Contact Information

E-mail: Steven.Katz@osumc.edu

OSU Phone: (614) 293-6892
OSU Fax: (614) 293-4719
OSU Address: 915 Olentangy River Rd, Ste 5000, Columbus, OH 43212