Dr Jeffrey Heier

Dr. Jeffrey
Heier

Scientific Advisor

Dr Jeffrey Heier

Director of the Vitreoretinal Service and Director of Retina Research at OCB

Dr. Heier serves as the Director of the Vitreoretinal Service and Director of Retina Research at OCB. From 2016-2020, Dr. Heier was also the Co-President and Medical Director of the organization. In addition, he is currently the President of the Retina Society and an active member of the Executive Committee of the American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Heier specializes in the research and treatments of exudative and non-exudative macular degenerationdiabetic macular edema, and venous occlusive disease. He is also a leader in new vitreoretinal surgical techniques, instrumentation, and diagnostic imaging of the retina.

Prior to his distinguished career in Ophthalmology, Dr. Heier graduated with his medical degree from Boston University. He completed his internship and residency at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, followed by a vitreoretinal fellowship at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston/Tufts School of Medicine.