Dr. Thomas A Oetting MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Thomas Oetting is an ophthalmologist in Iowa City, Iowa and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Iowa City Veterans Affairs Health Care System and University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Oetting accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Iowa City Veterans Affairs Health Care System and one of 20 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics who specialize in Ophthalmology.

Are you Dr. Oetting? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1992–1995

St Johns Mercy Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1991–1992

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

IA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Fishtail on a line technique for capsular tension ring insertion.
Rixen, J. J.,Oetting, T. A.

Resident and Fellow Participation in Strabismus Surgery: Effect of Level of Training and Number of Assistants on Operative Time and Cost.
Winter, T. W.,Olson, R. J.,Larson, S. A.,Oetting, T. A.,Longmuir, S. Q.

October consultation #8.
Oetting, T. A.

See all 35 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support

See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Ophthalmologists

See all Ophthalmologists near Iowa City, IA See all Ophthalmologists in Iowa

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.