Brian E. Nichols, MD, PhD, joined Boulder Eye Surgeons as an Ophthalmologist
in 2000. He completed his undergraduate degree with the highest distinction
at the University of Iowa. He went on to medical school at the University
of Iowa, where he graduated with an M.D. and also received a Ph.D. from
the graduate college in genetics.
Following medical school, Dr. Nichols completed an internal medicine internship
at the University of Iowa. He completed his formal training with a three-year
Ophthalmology residency at the University of Iowa. After his residency,
he completed a fellowship in Pediatric Opthalmology at the University of Iowa.
A Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Dr. Nichols has specialties in Pediatric
Ophthalmology and Strabismus along with cataract surgery. He has published
multiple articles on genetics in relation to diseases of the eye. He also
holds a patent for a device and process for Staining Electrophoretic Gels.