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Dr. Stephanie Baxter
Dr. Stephanie Baxter
Position(s)
Postgraduate Program Director
Associate Professor
Contact Info
Tel: (613) 544-3400 x 3203 (Erin Twiddy)
Fax: (613) 544-1454

Education

  • Fellowship: Cornea and External Diseases, Wills Eye Hospital, Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 2004
  • Ophthalmology Residency: Queen's University, FRCSC (2003)
  • Medical School: Dalhousie University (1998)
  • Pre-Medical: Dalhousie University, BSc (1994)

Research Interests

Cornea & External Disease
Cataract Surgery
Ophthalmology Education

Selected Publications: 

Johnson D, El-Defrawy SR, Hollands S, Hurst J, Law C, Li C, Baxter S, Campbell Ede L, Campbell RJ. Drug-prescribing patterns among optometrists and nonophthalmologist physicians at a tertiary care centre in Kingston, Ontario. Can J Ophthalmol. 2016 Jun;51(3):168-73.

Brissette AR, Mednick ZD, Schweitzer KD, Bona MD, Baxter SA. Punctal Plug Retention Rates for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Dry Eye: A Randomized, Double-Masked, Controlled Clinical Trial. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Aug;160(2):238-242.e1.

Eneh AA, Jagan L, Baxter S. Relative importance of the components of the Canadian Residency Matching Service application. Can J Ophthalmol. 2014 Oct;49(5):407-13.

Brissette A, Mednick Z, Baxter S. Evaluating the need for close follow-up after removal of a noncomplicated corneal foreign body. Cornea. 2014 Nov;33(11):1193-6.
 

Hurst J, Johnson D, Campbell R, Baxter S, Kratky V. Orbital compartment syndrome in a burn patient without aggressive fluid resuscitation. Orbit. 2014 Oct;33(5):375-7.

 

Demsey D, Baxter S. Influence of Donor Tissue Factors on Detachment Rate in DSAEK Patients. ISRN Ophthalmol. 2011 Oct 25;2011.

Almeida DR, Johnson D, Hollands H, Smallman D, Baxter S, Eng KT, Kratky V, ten Hove MW, Sharma S, El-Defrawy S. Effect of prophylactic nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs on cystoid macular edema assessed using optical coherence tomography quantification of total macular volume after cataract surgery. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Jan;34(1):64-9. 
 

The Red Eye: A systematic Approach.Baxter SA.  Can J Diagnosis (2008); 25(9) 70-3.

Crystalline Keratopathy. In: Wills Eye Institute 5-minute Ophthalmology Consult. Maguire JI, Murchson AP, Jaeger EA (eds.), Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2012. (Textbook Chapter). Belliveau MJ, Yeung YT, Baxter SA. 

 

Posterior Polymorphous Corneal Dystrophy. In: Wills Eye Institute 5-minute Ophthalmology Consult. Maguire JI, Murchson AP, Jaeger EA (eds.), Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2012. (Textbook Chapter)Warder D, Moss E, Baxter SA

 

Radiation Keratopathy. Wills Eye Institute 5-minute Ophthalmology Consult. Maguire JI, Murchson AP, Jaeger EA (eds.), Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2012. (Textbook Chapter). Almeida DRP, Scheweitzer KD, Baxter SA. 

Grants/Scholarships:

 "Development and Evaluation of Competency-Based Assessment Tools for the Department of Ophthlamology" -SEAMO Endowed Scholarship and Education Fund (2015)