Dr. Ronald W. Pelton, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 54

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


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
  • 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
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Surgery
  • 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
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Fracture
  • Graves' Disease
  • Infections
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check for Dr. Pelton

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Colorado.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 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

Media & Publications

  • 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

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

Languages Spoken by Dr. Pelton & Staff

  • English
  • German

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