Tom Samuelson

Dr. Samuelson specializes in glaucoma and anterior segment surgery. He received his subspecialty training in glaucoma at the Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. He is a founding partner of Minnesota Eye Consultants in Minneapolis and Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Minnesota. He is the past president of ASCRS and served on the Executive Board of the American Glaucoma Society for nearly a decade. He is also past president of the Wills Eye Hospital Spaeth Glaucoma Fellows Society.  Dr. Samuelson has served as chairman of the ASCRS Glaucoma Clinical Committee and Associate Secretariat for AAO annual meeting. In 2015 he received the AAO Secretariat Award and is a recipient of the AAO Junior, Senior and Lifetime Achievement Awards.  Dr. Samuelson’s investigational interests include the research and development of numerous MIGS devices. He has traveled worldwide lecturing and performing surgery, including ORBIS trips to Mongolia and Indonesia.