Cornea and External Diseases
Denver Veteran Affairs Medical Center
1055 Clermont Street
Denver, CO 80220
APPOINTMENTS: (303) 399-8020
Michael Erlanger, M.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology and is a specialist in corneal transplantation, refractive surgery and cataract surgery. His research interests include surgical device development and anterior and posterior lamellar corneal graft development.
Doctor Erlanger received his Medical Degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in Pennsylvania, and completed his Transitional Internship at the University of Pittsburgh, Shadyside Hospital. He completed a three year Ophthalmology Residency at Nassau University Medical Center/ State University of New York at Stony Brook Medical Center in Long Island, New York. He completed his sub-specialty fellowship in Cornea, Refractive and External Disease at the University of Colorado's Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute in Denver, Colorado. His clinical practice is at the Department of Veterans Affairs/Eastern Colorado Health Care System in Denver, Colorado.
Corneal Disease, Cataract.
Corneal Transplantation, Cataract Extraction.
- Medical School: University of Pittsburgh
- Residency: Ophthalmology, Nassau University/State University of New York at Stony Brook
- Fellowship: Cornea
and External Disease, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Graduated Cum Laude, Middlebury College
Marquis Who’s Who in America 2008-present
Strathmore’s Who’s Who
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery: Best in Session Scientific Paper Co-Author San Diego, CA
American Society of Retinal Surgeons: Best in Session Film, Boston, MA
American Academy of Ophthalmology: Best in Session Scientific Paper, Orlando, FL
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery: Innovator Session, Chicago IL
Top Doctors, US News and World Report
Top Doctors, Castle Connolly 2015
Rhett Buckler Award, American Society of Retinal Surgeons: Best in Session Film, Vienna, Austria