Kaleb Abbott, OD, MS
Instructor, Ophthalmology

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Graduate Schools :
  • OD, University of Houston College of Optometry (2018)
  • MS, University of Houston (2018)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, Texas A&M University (TX) (2014)
Languages: English
Department: Ophthalmology

Professional Titles

  • Instructor of Ophthalmology

Recognition & Awards

  • Best Presentation at American Academy of Optometry, American Academy of Optometry (2016)
  • NIH Research Grant Recipient, National Eye Institute (2015)
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society Member, Beta Sigma Kappa (2015)

Teaching

  • Instructor (2022)
    School of Medicine, Ophthalmology

Professional Memberships

  • Ocular Wellness and Nutrition Society, Member
  • American Academy of Optometry, Member / Candidate for Fellowship

Practice Locations

UCHealth Sue Anschutz-Rodgers Eye Center
1675 Aurora Ct
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-2020

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Optometry, Board Certification (2018, 2018)
  • National Board of Examiners in Optometry, Board Certification (2018)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Eyes and Vision
  • Eyes and Vision - Cataract
  • Eyes and Vision - Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Eyes and Vision - Dry Eyes
  • Eyes and Vision - Glaucoma
  • Eyes and Vision - Ocular Pathology
  • Eyes and Vision - Macular Degeneration
  • Eyes and Vision - Low Vision
  • Eyes and Vision - Corneal Disease
  • Eyes and Vision - Optometry
Clinical Interests
Ocular nutrition, systemic conditions affecting ocular health, refractive surgery, glaucoma, dry eyes, corneal disease, and scleral lenses.

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide exceptional and comprehensive eye care, especially in relation to physical and mental health as the eyes are a window into the overall health of an individual.

Personal Interests
In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, skiing, reading, working out, traveling, watching Texas A&M sports, and spending time with my wife and daughter.

Volunteer Activities
I have fundraised for World Sight Day, completed a Living Water mission trip to Nicaragua and a medical mission trip to Costa Rica, sponsor children in Haiti, and hope to provide international eye care in the near future.

Public Speaking
Yes
Retina research (intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells), sleep, blue light, and refractive error.

General Information

Graduate Schools:
  • OD, University of Houston College of Optometry (2018)
  • MS, University of Houston (2018)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, Texas A&M University (TX) (2014)
Languages: English
Department: Ophthalmology
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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