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Heather A. Potter, MD Print Friendly Page

Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

A comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. Potter provides the complete range of eye care services, from vision exam to cataract surgery to the treatment of glaucoma and macular degeneration.

Specialties

Eye Care Services (Ophthalmology)

UW Health Clinics

2349 Deming Way Clinic (Transformations)
(608) 824-3937 | (888) 703-2778 | Map
University Station Clinic
(608) 263-7171 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
780 Regent Clinic
(608) 257-4286 | (888) 703-2778 | Map

Regional Specialty Clinics

University Specialty Clinic (Mauston)
(608) 847-7355 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Meriter Hospital, Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Ophthalmology
Fellowship

Ophthalmic Pathology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 2002-2005


Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI
Medical School University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Procedures

Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

PubMed Articles
Azari AA Kanavi MR Lucarelli M Lee V Lundin AM Potter HD Albert DM . Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia of the orbit and ocular adnexa: report of 5 cases. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2014 May;132(5):633-6
[PubMed ID: 24676051]
Azari AA Kanavi MR Saipe NB Potter HD Albert DM Stier MA . Shaken adult syndrome: report of 2 cases. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Nov;131(11):1468-70
[PubMed ID: 24077385]
Potter HD . Risk for fractures following cataract surgery. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2013 Feb;131(2):242-3
[PubMed ID: 23411894]
Azari AA Kanavi MR Darjatmoko SR Lee V Kim K Potter HD Albert DM . Hydration with saline decreases toxicity of mice injected with calcitriol in preclinical studies. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 2013;32(3):241-4
[PubMed ID: 24266410]
Bradfield YS Kulkarni A Potter HD Warner T Albert DM . Eyelid fibrous hamartoma with conjunctival angioma in an infant. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007 Jun;125(6):843-5
[PubMed ID: 17563002]