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Bremer, Don

Don Bremer, MD
Pediatric Ophthalmology Division
Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Interests
Strabismus, Amblyopia, Retinopathy of prematurity


•  BA - Otterbein University in Westerville, OH
•  MD - St. Louis University in St. Louis, MO
•  Residency - The Ohio State University in Columbus OH
•  Pediatric Fellowship - Jules Stein Institute, UCLA in Los Angeles, CA


Don L. Bremer, MD, is Interim Chief of the Department of Ophthalmology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

His clinical interests include strabismus, amblyopia and retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). He has been principal investigator or co-principal investigator on several multicenter National Institutes of Health grants, including the CRYO-ROP study, STOP-ROP, ETROP and the ATS studies. He is also the principal investigator in a three-year study of medication to retard the progression of myopia in children.

He currently directs the participation of the Pediatric Eye Disease Investigation Group (PEDIG). Dr. Bremer is also a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Contact Information

Phone: (614) 224-6222
Fax: (614) 241-5232
Address: Outpatient Care Center, Ste 4D, 555 South 18th Street, Columbus, OH 43205