Eric Grieser

Eric Grieser, MD

Assistant Professor


About Eric Grieser

Dr. Grieser provides a full range of surgical and medical ophthalmologic treatments. He performs complete eye exams and closely evaluates patients’ eye health as well as general health problems, such as diabetes and hypertension that can be detected through thorough eye exams. Dr. Grieser performs cataract surgery with lens implantation including premium lens implants. Dr. Grieser completed his medical degree at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, where he graduated with honors. He completed an internship of internal medicine at Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH before leaving to serve in the United States Air Force. He served as a general medical officer in the USAF 35th Medical Operations Squadron, Misawa AB, Japan from 2004 until 2007. Dr. Grieser completed his residency and fellowship at the University of Florida. He served as an Ophthalmologist in the United States Air Force Reserve, 927th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, MacDill AFB, FL from 2010 until 2011. In addition to providing comprehensive ophthalmology, cataract and implant surgery services with the UF Department of Ophthalmology, he also continues to serve as an ophthalmologist in the USAF Reserve, 94th Aeromedical Staging Squadron, Dobbins ARB, GA.

Clinical Profile

  • Ophthalmology


Treatment of Recurrent Primary Cutaneous Mucinous Carcinoma of the Eyelid with Modified Wide Local Excision.
Case reports in ophthalmological medicine. 2020 [DOI] 10.1155/2020/6668640. [PMID] 33381336.
A rare cause of blindness.
The Journal of emergency medicine. 45(2):e27-30 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jemermed.2012.11.067. [PMID] 23522955.
Propranolol for the treatment of orbital infantile hemangiomas.
Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. 27(3):190-4 [DOI] 10.1097/IOP.0b013e318201d344. [PMID] 21283032.
Blueberry eye: acquired total anterior staphyloma after a fungal corneal ulcer.
Cornea. 28(2):231-2 [DOI] 10.1097/ICO.0b013e318183a3d1. [PMID] 19158574.
Long-term follow-up of free-floating epithelial inclusion cyst after radial keratotomy.
Cornea. 26(4):512-3 [PMID] 17457209.
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Residency – Ophthalmology
2010 · University of Florida
Internship – Internal Medicine
2004 · Christ Hospital
Bachelor of Science
2003 · University of Kentucky
Medical Degree
2003 · University of Kentucky

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDT7550 Elect Top/Opthalmol