Cherry Creek Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.C.
4999 E. Kentucky Ave., Suite 202 Denver, CO 80246

(303) 691-2228

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Cherry Creek Eye
Physicians and Surgeons, P.C.
4999 E. Kentucky Ave., Suite 202
Denver, CO 80246

Dr. Stuart Lewis moved to Denver, CO in 1979 after earning his medical degree in Washington, D.C. and completing an internal medicine internship in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Lewis has been an active community member having served on various boards and been involved with a number of charitable projects both in the U.S. and internationally. Dr. Lewis is an active skier, bicyclist and golfer and enjoys travel and opera.

Dr. Stuart Lewis brings you the latest in vision correction technology. Learn more about LASIK, LASEK, PRK and other enhancement procedures for the chance to have clear, natural vision. Call or email Cherry Creek Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.C. today for your free refractive consultation.

Education and Training

Undergraduate

9/70 – 5/74 Cornell University

Ithaca, New York

B.A., Neurobiology & Behavior, 1974

Graduate

8/74 – 5/78 George Washington University Washington, D.C.

M.D., 1978

Post-Graduate

7/78 – 6/79 Northwestern University Hospitals Chicago, Illinois

Internship in Internal Medicine

7/79 – 6/82 University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado

Residency in Ophthalmology

12/95 Jules Stein Eye Institute Los Angeles, California

UCLA School of Medicine

PRK Summit Technologies Certification

1/96 ClearVision Laser Centers Denver, Colorado

PRK Patient Management Certification

3/96 ClearVision Laser Centers Denver, Colorado

PRK Patient Management Certification

10/96 VISX Certification Course Denver, Colorado

VISX Excimer Laser System PRK Certification

11/96 Chiron C-LASIK Course Denver, Colorado

Chiron Microkeratome Certification

1/97 VISX Certification Course Denver, Colorado

VISX Excimer Laser System PTK Certification

4/97 VISX Certification Course Denver, Colorado

VISX Excimer Laser System Astigmatism Treatment Certification

11/98 VISX Certification Course Denver, Colorado

VISX Excimer Laser System Hyperopia Treatment Certification

Certification and Licensure

1978 Medical Licensure, State of Illinois

1979 National Board Medical Examination, Parts I-III

1980 Medical Licensure, State of Colorado

1983 Specialty Board Certification, American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Activities

Private Practice

7/82 – 12/85 Partner, Kaplan and Lewis

1984 Co-Founder, Cherry Creek Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.C. Managing Partner: 1988,1994,1999

1986 – 2001 Present Solo Practice

2001 – Present, Cherry Creek Eye Physicians and Surgeons, PC (President and CEO)

1982 – Present Active Attending Staff, Rose Medical Center

1989 – 1995 Institutional Research Review Committee

1993 – 1994 Chairman, Ophthalmology Section – Department of Surgery

Jan. 2008 – 2010 Chairman, Dept. of Ophthalmology at Rose Medical Center

Teaching Positions

1982 – 1988 Clinical Instructor, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Ophthalmology

1988 – 2001 Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Ophthalmology

2001 – Present, Associate Clinical Professor, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Ophthalmology

1985 – Present Clinical Instructor, Family Practice Residency, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

1985 – Present Clinical Instructor, Family Practice Residency, St. Joseph’s Hospital

Professional Organizations

1982 – Present Colorado Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons

1983 – Present Diplomat, American Academy of Ophthalmology

1984 – Present Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology

2001 – Present Member, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Oct. 2007 – Present Fellow of the American College of Surgeons