Dr. Hottman is a specialist in LASIK/vision correction surgery and laser surgery. Born in Gettysburg, South Dakota, he earned his bachelor of science degree and medical degree from the University of South Dakota in Vermillion. Following an internship at Sioux Valley Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Dr. Hottman completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha. He continued his training with a fellowship in corneal and refractive surgery at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, and then joined Midwest Eye Care in 1989.
Dr. Hottman was a research investigator for the first generation of excimer lasers in the 1980’s and has continued to be a leader in using new refractive surgery technology. Dr. Hottman is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a volunteer physician for the Eye Care America and Hope Medical Outreach Coalition charity programs.
Dr. Hottman has announced that he will retire from Midwest Eye Care at the end of 2017. We value his years of service to the patients at Midwest Eye Care, and we wish him the best in retirement.
Jeffery J. Hottman, M.D.
4353 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68131
College: University of South Dakota, Vermillion, Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1979
Medical School: University of South Dakota School of Medicine, Vermillion, Doctor of Medicine, 1984
Internship: Sioux Valley Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD, Transitional Internship, 1984-1985
Residency: University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Ophthalmology Residency, 1985-1988
Fellowship: University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Corneal and Refractive Surgery Fellowship, Daniel S. Durrie, M.D., 1988-1989
Board Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology, 1990.
South Dakota #1651
Shareholder Ophthalmologist, Midwest Eye Care, P.C.
July 1989 – Present
Alegent Immanuel Medical Center, Omaha, NE
Alegent Mercy Hospital, Council Bluffs, IA
Jennie Edmundson Hospital, Council Bluffs, IA
Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
Nebraska Methodist Hospital, Omaha, NE
Omaha Surgery Center, Omaha, NE
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Nebraska Association of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
Nebraska Medical Association
Metro Omaha Medical Society
American Medical Association
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Prospective Multi-Center Trial of Excimer Laser Phototherapeutic Keratectomy for Corneal Vision Loss. Maloney, Thompsen, Ghiselli, Durrie, Waring, O’Connell, Farley, Stulting, Thompson, Hottman, etal., American Journal of Ophthalmology, August 1996.