Rebecca Epstein, MD
Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology

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Medical School:
  • MD, Mercer University School of Medicine (2012)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, University of Georgia (2007)
Internship:
  • University of Tennessee Program (0001)
Residency:
  • University of Tennessee Program, Chief Resident, Ophthalmology (2016)
Languages: English
Department: Ophthalmology

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma Chief of Service, VAMC

Recognition & Awards

  • Golden Apple Resident Teaching Award, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2016)
  • Medical Student Researcher of the Year, Mercer University School of Medicine (2012)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha membership, AOA Honor Medical Society Mercer University School of Medicine (2011)

Teaching

  • Assistant Professor (2018)
    School of Medicine, Ophthalmology
    Glaucoma

Publications

  • Sieck EG, Capitena Young CE, Epstein RS, SooHoo JR, Pantcheva MB, Patnaik JL, Lynch AM, Kahook MY, Seibold LK. Refractive outcomes among glaucoma patients undergoing phacoemulsification cataract extraction with and without Kahook Dual Blade goniotomy. Eye Vis (Lond). 2019;6:28. PubMed PMID: 31548974
  • Epstein RS, Scott AT, Capitena Young CE, Patnaik JL, Pantcheva MB, SooHoo JR, Kahook MY, Seibold LK. Optimum time for angle visualization during ab interno glaucoma surgery: Before or after phacoemulsification. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2019 May;45(5):615-619. PubMed PMID: 31030776

Practice Locations

Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center
1055 Clermont St
Denver, CO 80220
1-888-336-8262

Hospital Affiliation
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Ophthalmology, Board Certification (2018)
  • Glaucoma, Specialized Training (2017)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Surgery - Eye and/or Orbital Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Eyes and Vision
  • Eyes and Vision - Cataract
  • Eyes and Vision - Cataract Extraction
  • Eyes and Vision - Glaucoma

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, Mercer University School of Medicine (2012)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, University of Georgia (2007)
Internships:
  • University of Tennessee Program (0001)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Tennessee Program, Chief Resident, Ophthalmology (2016)
Languages: English
Department: Ophthalmology
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