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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 53

2770 N Union Blvd Ste 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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Dr. Pelton's Experience

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
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  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Restylane® Injections
Less
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  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Fracture
  • Graves' Disease
  • Infections
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
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Background Check for Dr. Pelton

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center Research Forum Award Winner, 1990
  • Hendrix College Merit Scholarship, 1984
  • McHenry Award in Chemistry for Outstanding Senior Chemistry Major, 1984
  • Raymond Award for Distinction in Biology, 1984
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Leadership Development Program (LDP) XI, 2009
  • Vanderbilt University Dissertation Enhancement Award Fellowship Recipient., 1993
  • National Eye Institute Summer Fellowship. "Fundamental Issues in Vision Research", 1992
  • Endoscopic brow lift for facial palsy: a viable option with appropriate modifications in the standard technique., 1999
  • The Superomedial Approach to the Orbit: An alternative access to the intraconal space., 2000
  • Periorbital capillary hemangiomas: in praise of surgical excision., 1999
  • Idiopathic inflammatory response to silastic in the orbit., 1995
  • The B-type transforming growth factors: expression and effects in embryonic and adult lung., 1990
  • Immunohistochemical localization of TGF Betas during murine embryonic eye development., 1992
  • Management of hydroxyapatite orbital implant exposure with Alloderm and bipedicle flap., 1999
  • Immunohistochemical localization of TGFB1, TGFB2 and TGFB3 in the mouse embryo. expression patterns suggest multiple roles during embryonic development., 1992
  • Developmental expression of the murine vg-r1 gene: a new member of the TGF supergene family, 1989
  • Expression of TGF 2 RNA during murine embryogenesis., 1999
  • The embryonic expresssion pattern of TGF 3 RNA differs from TGF 1 and TGF 2., 1990
  • Successful treatment of Rhino-orbital Mucormycosis without Exenteration: The Use of Multiple Modalities., 1999
  • Predictors of optic atrophy in the Saethre-Chotzen syndrome, 1996
  • Superomedial approach to medial intraconal tumors: a new surgical technique., 1999
  • TGFBs in mammalian development., 1992
  • Lung morphogenesis is altered by transforming growth factor B; possible role for matrix degrading metalloproteinases and their inhibitors., 1990
  • Transforming growth factor B-related genes and mammalian development., 1990
  • Transforming growth factor B (TGFB) mRNA is expressed in sheep lung: in situ hybridization reveals that TGFB3 mRNA localizes around large vessels and airways., 1991
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Education & Training

Medical School

Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1993

Internship Hospital

Baylor College Med
Complete in 1994

Residency Hospital

Baylor College Med
Complete in 1997
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Pelton & Staff

  • English
  • German
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