About Garett Frank, M.D.
Dr. Frank is a board-certified ophthalmologist with specialty training in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery. He treats Colorado Ophthalmology Associates patients at both our Denver and Lakewood Offices.
Dr. Frank grew up in Kansas and received a BS in Biochemistry-Molecular Biology from Emporia State University graduating magna cum laude. He received an MD from the University of Kansas Medical Center where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. After serving his medical internship at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, UT, he completed his ophthalmology training at the University of Colorado in Aurora, CO. He then completed a fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery at Duke University Eye Center in Durham, NC.
After finishing his fellowship at Duke University, he was on faculty as an Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma/ Dean McGee Eye Institute in Oklahoma City, OK. He has gained extensive experience and expertise in various forms of corneal transplantation, as well as cataract and refractive surgery. He also treats patients for glaucoma, diabetic eye diseases, corneal infections, dry eye syndrome as well as many other conditions. He prides himself in providing his patients with the most up to date care. He has multiple publications on topics involving cornea and cataract surgery in peer-reviewed medical journals.
Dr. Frank is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and is active in Cornea Society. Outside his rewarding profession, Dr. Frank enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. He enjoys skiing, hiking, running and mountain biking.