Brendan Girschek, M.D
Dr. Brendan Girschek is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and fellowship trained retinal surgeon who practiced for the last several years in Iowa. Dr. Girschek completed his residency training at the Louisiana State University/ Ochsner Health Systems in New Orleans, LA followed by a two-year fellowship at the Charles Retina Institute/ University of Tennessee under the guidance of the pre-eminent Dr. Steve Charles.
Professional interest include surgical repair of retinal detachments and macular disease,diagnosis and management of complex medical retina and uveitis cases as well as screening and treatment of retinopathy of prematurely. Dr. Girschek is an oral examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology as well as a contributor and reviewer for many ophthalmology journals, including Ophthalmology Management and Retina Today. An experienced speaker, Dr. Girshcek has hosted COPE optometry lectures as well as lectured at state-wide optometry meetings in the past.
He is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.