Dr. Katherine Isabel Ochsner MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Katherine Ochsner is an ophthalmologist in Wilmington, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including J. Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital and New Hanover Regional Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and has been in practice for 27 years. She is one of 7 doctors at J. Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital and one of 20 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Louisville Hospital
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1988–1991

Carilion Health System (Roanoke VA)
Internship, Transitional Year, 1987–1988

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Duration of IOP reduction with travoprost BAK-free solution.
Gross, R.L., Peace, J.H., Smith, S.E., Walters, T.R., Dubiner, H.B., Weiss, M.J., Ochsner, K.I.

The level of tryptase in human tears. An indicator of activation of conjunctival mast cells.
Butrus, S. I., Ochsner, K. I., Abelson, M. B., Schwartz, L. B.

The long-term safety and efficacy of brinzolamide 1.0% (azopt) in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. The Brinzolamide Long-Term Therapy Study Group.
March, W. F., Ochsner, K. I.

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