Michael D. Griess, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Contact Information

Clinic: Iowa River Landing
105 E. 9th St.
Coralville, IA 52241

Office: 11196K Pomerantz Family Pavilion
200 Hawkins Dr.
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Biochemistry, University of Nebraska
MD, Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Internship, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Resident, Ophthalmology, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Licensure and Certifications

Board Certification - American Board of Ophthalmology


Schnieders, M. J., Goar, W., Griess, M., Roos, B. R., Scheetz, T. E., Stone, E. M. & Fingert, J. H. (2018). A novel mutation (LEU396ARG) in OPA1 is associated with a severe phenotype in a large dominant optic atrophy pedigree. Eye (London, England), 32(4), 843-845. PMID: 29350691.

Chung, A. T., Lenci, L. T., Wang, K., Collins, T. E., Griess, M. D., Oetting, T. A. & Shriver, E. M. (2017). Effect of fine-motor-skill activities on surgical simulator performance. Journal of cataract and refractive surgery, 43(7), 915-922. PMID: 28823438.

Larsen, P., Stoddard, H. & Griess, M. (2014). Ophthalmoscopy using an eye simulator model. Clinical Teacher, 11(2), 99-103. PMID: 24629245.