Johann G. Ohly, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist, specializing in glaucoma, cataracts, and general ophthalmology.

After attending college and medical school at the University of Chicago, he completed his residency in ophthalmology at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago in 2007, and a glaucoma fellowship at University Eye Specialists in 2008. Dr. Ohly is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Glaucoma Society.

Dr. Ohly, an early proponent of laser-assisted cataract surgery, has years of experience performing over 1000 cataract procedures using this precision technology. Dr. Ohly also utilizes a diverse array of glaucoma surgical procedures, including multiple minimally-invasive approaches.

Educational Background
2007-2008 University Eye Specialists, Chicago, IL, Dr. Theodore Krupin, Glaucoma Fellowship Program Director
2004-2007 Loyola University, Residency, Chief Resident 2006-2007
2003-2004 Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Transitional Internship
1999-2003 University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Sheila Putzel Prize for Exceptional Promise as a Future Physician
1995-1999 University of Chicago
BA with Honors
1991-1995 Sandusky High School, Sandusky, OH
ValedictorianProfessional Memberships
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Glaucoma Society

Licenses and Certifications
Kansas Medical License
Missouri Medical License
Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology, 2009

Employment
2015-present Kansas City Eye Clinic
2010-2015 Mercy Eye Specialists
2008-2010 Silverstein Eye Centers

Research
University of Chicago, Department of Neurology
Sara Szuchet, D. Phil
March 1998-June 1999
Molecular genetics of the GRASP protein

University of Chicago, Department of Anesthesia
Steven Roth, MD
May 2001-September 2001
Adenosine A2a receptor blockade in rat model of retinal ischemia

Clinical Studies
Contralateral Effect of Prostaglandin Analogues (2004)
Effect of Panretinal Photocoagulation on Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness (2004-7)
Travatan Z vs. Xalatan for Ocular Surface Health (2008)
Safety and IOP Lowering Efficacy of Anecortave Acetate in Patients with OAG (2008)
Open Label Study-Efficacy and Safety of Difluprednate in patients with Endogenous Uveitis Refractory to Standard Therapy (2008)
Prospective, Randomized, Controlled, Parallel Groups, Multicenter Clinical Investigation of the Glaukos® Trabecular Micro-Bypass Stent Model GTS-400 in Conjunction with Cataract Surgery (2010), Principal Investigator
Comparison of the Efficacy and Safety of SPARC’s Latanoprost 0.005% Ophthalmic Solution (Test) and Xalatan® (Latanoprost 0.005% Ophthalmic Solution -Reference) when Administered Once Daily in Subjects withOpen Angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension: A Clinical Non-Inferiority Study (2010), Principal Investigator
A Clinical Evaluation of Safety of SPARC’s Latanoprost 0.005% Ophthalmic Solution When Administered Once Daily in Subjects with Open Angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension: An Open Label Extension Study (2010), Principal Investigator
A Prospective, Randomized, Single-Masked, Controlled, Parallel Groups, Multicenter Clinical Investiagion of the Glaukos® Trabecular Micro-bypass Stent Model GTS400 Using the G2-M-IS Injector System In Conjunction with Cataract Surgery (2011), Principal Investigator
A Clinical Evaluation of the RPS Adeno Detector PlusTM in CLIA waived settings (2011), Sub-Investigator

Abstract/Poster
Nosocomial Pseudomonas Keratitis with Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lens Use. American Academy of Optometry, Annual Meeting 2005

Presentations
Optic Neuritis in a Boy with Acute Mononucleosis, Loyola Department of Ophthalmology, Alumni Day, 6/05
Intravitreal Avastin for Choroidal Neovascularization in Ocular Histoplasmosis Syndrome, Loyola Department of Ophthalmology, Alumni Day, 6/06
The Effect of Panretinal Photocoagulation on Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness, Loyola Department of Ophthalmology, Alumni Day, 6/07
Age-Related Ocular Disease Central Plains Geriatric Education Center, 8/08
Glaucoma Neuroprotection SEC Continuing Medical Education Conference, 10/08
Detecting Glaucoma ProgressionSEC Continuing Medical Education Conference, 8/09
Talking to Patients about Compliance, Kansas City SEE Conference, 1/10
Canaloplasty and Beyond, SEC Continuing Medical Education Conference, 4/10
Glaucoma Diagnosis and Monitoring, Queen City Glaucoma Lecture Series: Part 1 of 3, 1/11
Video: Complications of Canaloplasty, ASCRS Glaucoma Day, 3/11
Safer Glaucoma Surgery, Queen City Glaucoma Lecture Series: Part 2 of 3, 4/11
Medications for Glaucoma, Queen City Glaucoma Lecture Series: Part 3 of 3, 10/11
Going, Going, Gone: Detecting Glaucoma Progression, Mercy Clinic Eye Specialists CME Conference, 6/14
Femtosecond Laser-assisted Cataract Surgery: Is it the new Phaco?, MoSEPS Table Rock Regional Roundup, 9/14

Publications
Davis AS, Hertza J, Williams RN, Gupta AS, Ohly JG. The Influence of Corrected Visual Acuity on Visual Attention and
Incidental Learning in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis. Applied Neuropsychology, 16:165-168, 2009.
Ohly JG. The changing face of glaucoma surgery. Greene County Medical Society Journal, 59(11):10, 2011
Ohly JG. A Historical Perspective on UGH Syndrome. Glaucoma Today, May/June 2013.