Mason-John-IIIAssociate Professor

Dept. of Ophthalmology

Contact Information:

Office Address: EFH 505
Phone: 205-918-0047
Websites:    School of Medicine Faculty Profile


University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 
BS, Microbiology, 1985

University of Alabama at Birmingham 
MD, 1990

Post-Graduate Training:

Carraway Methodist Medical Center
Transitional Internship, 1990-1

University of Alabama at Birmingham and The Eye Foundation Hospital, Birmingham, AL
Resident, Ophthalmology, 1991-4

Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 
Vitreoretinal Disease, 1994-6

Research Interests:

  • The development of improved vitreoretinal surgical techniques
  • The analysis of overall visual and anatomical outcomes of evolving retinal therapies and                  interventions
  • Presenting clinical research results at ophthalmology and vitreoretinal society meetings
  • Publishing clinical research results and notable case reports in medical journals
  • Diabetic retinopathy porcine model and implications for drug therapy


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