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Jeffrey L Bennett, MD, PhD


Gertrude Gilden Professor for Neurodegenerative Disease Research
Associate Director, Translational Research, Center for NeuroScience (CNS)
Department of Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Anschutz Medical Campus
Research 2, Mail Stop B-182
12700 East 19th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045


Appointments: (720) 848-2020

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Bennett sub-specializes in neuro-ophthalmology, which focuses on the diagnosis and management of patients with neurological disorders that affect vision and eye movements. Specific areas of concentration are optic nerve disease, papillary abnormalities, double vision, orbital disease, visual field defects and unexplained vision loss. Dr. Bennett’s special interests include optic nerve disorders, double vision and neurovascular neuro-ophthalmology. He sees patients at the University of Colorado Health Eye Center at Anschutz Medical Campus. Dr. Bennett is a member of the University of Colorado Multiple Sclerosis Center.

Optic neuropathy, nystagmus, double vision, visual field loss, ocular dysmotility, pupil disorders, higher cortical visual problems.

Optic neuritis, ischemic optic neuropathy, multiple sclerosis.


  • Medical School: Stanford University Medical School
  • Residency: Neurology, University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Neuro-ophthalmology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA



2005-10 Best Doctors of America
2006  Stephen C. Reingold Research Award, National Multiple Sclerosis Society