Dr. Ronald W. Pelton, MD

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Dr. Ronald W. Pelton, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Ronald W Pelton MD 2770 N Union Blvd Ste 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 Get Directions
(719) 329-0040

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Dr. Pelton specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Colorado Springs, CO. He practices at 2 locations.

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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blind Hypotensive Eye
      • Blindness
      • Blocked Tear Duct
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Chalazion
      • Corneal Ulcer
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Dry Eyes
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Entropion
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Eyelid Spasm
      • Fracture
      • Graves' Disease
      • Infections
      • Keratitis
      • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
      • Migraine
      • Orbital Cellulitis
      • Pterygium
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Tear Duct Disorders
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
      • Blepharoplasty
      • Blepharorrhaphy
      • Botox® Injection
      • Canthotomy
      • 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
      • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
      • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
      • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
      • Repair of Eye Laceration
      • Restylane® Injections
      • Tear Duct Surgery
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1993

      • Internship Hospital
        Baylor College Med

        Completed in 1994

      • Residency Hospital
        Baylor College Med

        Completed in 1997

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • 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
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      • 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

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • German
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      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Pelton's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Pelton

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients