Brian Foster, M.D. – Curriculum Vitae

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Fellowship - Cornea/External Disease
Eye Consultants of Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

Residency - Ophthalmology
Wake Forest University Eye Center
Winston-Salem, NC

Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Doctorate of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Honors and Awards
-Resident Excellence Award - ASCRS
-Best Poster Award - American Academy of Ophthalmology
-Joseph B. Whitehead Surgery Scholarship
-Phi Beta Kappa - University of Florida, President's Honor Roll

Certifications & Licensure
-Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
-Florida Board Certified

Professional Affiliations
-American Academy of Ophthalmology
-American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
-Manatee County Medical Society
-The Cornea Society

Community Service
-Dr. Foster has spoken at numerous community organizations and care facilities in Sarasota, Bradenton, Ellenton, and Sun City
-Board Member Oasis Church, Lakewood Ranch, FL
-Mobile Medical Mission, St. Vincent Island, 2012
-Project Echo, Honduran Cataract Mission 2011


-Book Chapter: Ocular surface disease: Cornea, Conjunctiva, and Tear Film, Elsevier 2013 -Paper: "Small Incision DSAEK: A Comparison of a Small Incision Tissue Injector and Forcep Technique." Foster JB, Swan KR, Vasan RA, Greven MA, Walter KA. Cornea. 2011 Nov 10. [Epub ahead of print].
-Paper: "Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges." Bowen BE, Manning RA, Foster JB, Kurup SK, Ramaiya KJ, Shah GK. Retina. 2011 Oct;31(9):1967-71.
-Paper: "Interface Fungal Keratitis After Endothelial Keratoplasty: A Clinicopathological Report." Lee WB, Foster JB, Kozarsky AM, Zhang Q, Grossniklaus HE, Accepted, Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers, and Imaging 2011.
-Paper: "Small Incision DSAEK: A Comparison of a Small Incision Tissue Injector and Forcep Technique." Foster JB, Swan KR, Vasan RA, Greven MA, Walter KA. Accepted, Cornea 2011.
-Paper: "Small incision Descemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty Utilizing Sodium Hyaluronate (Healon®), A Survey of 105 Eyes." Foster JB, Vasan R, Walter K, Cornea. 2011 Feb;30(2):150-3.
-Paper: "Innovation in Endothelial Keratoplasty: Early results from a no-fold, small-incision, DSAEK graft injector." Walter K, Foster JB. Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today Cover Story, September 2009.
-Article: "DSAEK allograft delivery system enables fold-free small-incision technique." Ocular Surgery News, March 2010.
-Paper: "Intraocular Lens Power Calculations after Refractive Surgery: The Consensus K Technique." Randleman JB, Foster JB, Loupe DN, Song CD, Stulting RD. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2007 Nov; 33(11):1892-8 -Paper Presentation: DSAEK Interface Complications, AAO 2010.
-Paper Presentation: Reduced Air Bubble Time in DSAEK, ASCRS 2010.
-Paper Presentation: Results with No-Fold Small-Incision DSAEK Graft Injector, ASCRS 2010.
-Paper Presentation: "A Retrospective Case Series Analysis of a DSEK technique utilizing Sodium Hyaluronate." ASCRS 2009
-Video Presentation: "DSAEK Evolution: Atraumatic 4 mm Incision Donor Insertion." AAO 2009.
-Video Presentation: The Endosaver: A Novel Method for Donor Graft Insertion During DSAEK." European Society Of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Barcelona, 2009.
-Poster: DSAEK Evolution: Comparison of Small-Incision Injector and Tri-Fold Forceps Insertion Technique, ASCRS 2010.
-Poster: "IOL Power Calculations After LASIK: The Consensus K Method" Best Poster Award, AAO 2006.
-Poster: "Refractive Outcomes After Various Refractive Surgeries And Subsequent Phaco-IOL Implantation, 2006 ARVO Annual Meeting

-Management of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia, Southeast Cornea Conference, Kiawah, SC 2010
-Small Incision DSAEK, Wake Forest University Annual Meeting, 2010
-Primary Care Ophthalmology. Lecture to Internal Medicine Residents, 2009
-"Small incision Descemet's Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty Utilizing Sodium Hyaluronate (Healon®), A Survey of 105 Eyes", Wake Forest Eye Center Annual Meeting, 2009
-Management of LASIK Flap Complications, Southeastern Cornea Conference, 2008
-8-Ball Hyphema After Laser Peripheral Iridotomy, Tri-Residency Glaucoma Conference, 2007
-Presentations to Wake Forest University Eye Center: 2007-2010
-Managing Traumatic Aphakia with Iris Defects, surgical options
-Managing Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery: Pearls from AAO 2009
-A Modified Gunderson Flap for Ocular Surface Reconstruction
-DSEK Graft Rejection: Diagnosis and Management
-Diagnosis and Treatment of Fungal Keratitis
-Indications and Complications of Penetrating Keratoplasty
-Anterior Segment Manifestations of Patau Syndome
-A problem case: Iridodialysis, anisometropia, and cataract
-Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Orbital Blowout Fractures
-Optic Nerve Head Pit with Concomitant Retinal Effusion
-Diagnosis and Management of Traumatic Choroidal Rupture
-Chiasmopathy due to Neurosarcoidosis
-Management of Silicon Oil Infiltration of Trabeculectomy
-Pathophysiology of Intraretinal Hemorrhages in Shaken Baby Syndrome
-Differential Diagnosis and Management of Lacrimal Gland Enlargement
-IBD and Intermediate Uveitis
-Pediatric Grand Rounds: Bilateral Serous Retinal Detachment from Non-accidental Trauma
-Diagnosis and Management of Pseudotumor Cerebri
-Clinical appearance and Natural history of Autosomal Dominant Optic Atrophy
-Neuro Grand Rounds: Strategies for Management of Unexplained Vision Loss
-Diagnosis and Management of Retinal Artery Occlusions
-Diagnosis and Surgical Management of Epiphora
-Acute Intermediate Uveitis, Side Effect Profile of Methotrexate
-Diagnosis and Treatment of Ocular Toxoplasmosis

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