Dr. Gary Mackman MD

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A board-certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained corneal, refractive, and cataract surgeon, Dr. Mackman has practiced in the valley for over 25 years. Dr. Mackman received his B.S., M.D., and residency training at the University of Wisconsin. Following residency, he completed a cornea fellowship at the University of Florida. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a member of the American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and a member of the Castroviejo Cornea Society. Dr. Mackman is past president of the Phoenix Ophthalmological Society and has helped thousands over the years being named a “Top Doc” in both local and national magazines. Dr. Mackman has given lectures, presented exhibits, and taught courses at major ophthalmology conventions. He has also published mumerous articles in many of the major journals on eye disease and surgery. “Dr M” and his wife of over 35 yrs enjoy visiting their grown children and caring for their seven rescued pets. Dr. Mackman also takes pleasure in combining photography and world travel.

Dr. Gary Mackman MD
1130 E. Missouri St., Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85014
Phone (602)995-1166
Fax: (602)995-2390

Education

University of Wisconsin Residency- Ophthalmology
1977-1980
Madison, WI

Maricopa County Hospital Internal Medicine Internship
1976-1977
Phoenix, AZ

University of Wisconsin
MD Degree 1976

University of Wisconsin
B.S. Degree 1972

John Marshall High School Graduated 1968
Milwaukee, WI

Post Doctoral Training Fellowship-
Cornea & External Disease
1980-1981
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Licensure and Board Certification
Licensed in:
Arizona
California
Wisconsin
Certified -American Board of Ophthalmology
Fellowship Trained- Corneal Disease and Surgery

Academic & Administrative Appointments
Appointment-

University of Arizona, Dept. Of Ophthalmology Clinical/Instructor/lecturer, 1996-Present

Chairman, Phoenix, Baptist Hospital Dept. of Ophthalmology, 1988-1997.

President-Phoenix Ophthalmological Society
1995-1996
Vice president Phoenix Ophthalmological Society
1994-1995
Secretary-Phoenix Ophthalmological Society
1992-1994
Vice-Chairman, St. Joseph’s Hospital
Dept. of Ophthalmology,
1988-1989.

Awards & Honors Physicians Recognitions Award-American Medical Association – 1998-01

Physicians Recognitions Award-American Medical Association- 1995-98

Physicians Recognitions Award- American Medical Association-1992-95

Physicians Recognitions Award- American Medical Association-1989-92

Physicians Recognitions Award- American Medical Association-1986-89

Physicians Recognitions Award- American Medical Association-1983-86

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Phi Beta Kappa

National Honor Society

Quill and Scroll National Honor Society

American Medical Association

American Board of Ophthalmology

Castroviejo Corneal Society

LISTED AS “BEST DOC” IN PHOENIX MAGAZINE 2007

DR.MACKMAN HAS ALSO BEEN LISTED AS A NATIONAL TOP DOC IN THE NATIONAL JOURNAL OF TOP DOCS

Research Interests Ophthalmology: Original Clinical Research

1). Epikeratophakia Refractive Surgery Study AMO, 1987-1989.

2). Fluorescein Angiography of Soft Contact lens Induced Vascularization in Penetrating
Keratoplasty. Ophth. Surgery. Vol. 16, No. 3, PP. 3, March 1985.

3). Hurricane Keratitis in Penetrating Keratoplasty. Cornea Vol. 2, PP. 31-34, 1983.

4). Anterior Vitrectomy in Aphakic Keratoplasty. A Clinical study, University of
Wisconsin,1979 (see Section IV #2)

5). Corneal Changes in Aniridia. An original Clinical study. University of Wisconsin, Dept. Of
Ophthalmology, 1976

6). Child Psychiatry: Co-authored an original profile of adolescent psychopathic behavior
with Dr. Richard Anderson, University of Wisconsin, Department of Psychiatry Dept. The
profile has been the basis for further research and publication efforts, and is used for Child
Psychiatry.

Bibliography
PRESENTATIONS and TEACHING by DR. MACKMAN

Editor in Chief and Publisher of Eye News You Can Use-Topics on refractive surgery, eye
surgery and general eye care 2001

Memory lens IOL insertion techniques- AAO convention
New Orleans 2001

Lasik and Refractive Surgery-Arizona State Nurses Association March, 2000

LASIK- Clinical Affiliates Seminar- Excimer Laser PRK and LASIK: DR. MACKMAN, Medical
Director and instructor, Southwest Excimer Laser Alliance 3/97

Supervising Phoenix Physicians performing PRK, St. Joseph?s Hospital, 1/1996

Physician Lectures on Refractive surgery St. Lukes Hospital 3/1996

Physician Lectures on PRK, St. Joseph?s Hospital 1/1996

Physician Lectures on PTK, St. Joseph?s Hospital 1/1996

PRK-Excimer laser/Radial Keratotomy surgery, presentation by invitation, BY DR.
MACKMAN, Continuing Medical Education, Phoenix Baptist Hospital Medical Staff Sept. 1994

PRK-Excimer Laser/Radial Keratotomy-Dr. Mackman- Instructor-Ophth.Assistant
course.St.Luke’s Hospital, October,1994,

PRK- Excimer Laser/Radial Keratotomy-Dr. Mackman- Instructor- Ophth. Assistant course
St. Luke’s Hospital, October 1993

PRK- Excimer laser/Radial Keratotomy surgery PRESENTATION by invitation by Dr.
Mackman- Medical Staff, Continuing Medical Education, Phoenix Baptist Hospital Sept.
17,1993

PRK-Excimer Laser/ Radial Keratotomy, Dr. Mackman-Instructor-Ophth. Assistant course.
St. Luke’s Hospital, October 1992.
Refractive Surgery- Dr. Mackman- Instructor, Ophth. Assistant Course, St. Luke’s Hospital,
October 1991.

Refractive Surgery, Dr. Mackman- Instructor-, Ophth. Assistant Course, St. Luke’s Hospital,
October, 1990

Refractive Surgery, Dr. Mackman- Instructor- Ophth. Assistant Course, St. Luke’s Hospital,
October 1989.

Refractive Surgery, Dr. Mackman- Instructor- Ophth. Assistant Course, St. Luke’s Hospital,
October 1988.

Refractive Surgery, Dr. Mackman- Instructor- Ophth. Assistant Course, St. Luke’s Hospital,
October 1987