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Jesse Himebaugh, MD


Dr. Himebaugh is a specialist in cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, external eye and corneal disease, LASIK and PRK surgery, and the medical and surgical treatment of eye disease.

A native of Utah, Dr. Himebaugh received his bachelor’s degree in micro-biology from Brigham Young University and his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Himebaugh completed a one-year internship in internal medicine at the University of Utah and a three-year residency in ophthalmology at West Virginia University. He completed his formal medical training with a fellowship in cornea, external disease and refractive surgery at the Washington University School of Medicine.

Dr. Himebaugh is board certified through the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Curriculum Vitae

Jesse T. Himebaugh, MD
4353 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(402) 552-2020


College: Brigham Young University, Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, Minor in Political Science, 2009

Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Doctor of Medicine, 2013

Internship: University of Utah, 2013-2014

Residency: West Virginia University, 2014-2017

Fellowship: Corneal, External Disease and Refractive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 2017-2018

Board Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology

Medical Licensure:


Employment History:

July 2018 – Present
Ophthalmologist, Midwest Eye Care, P.C., Omaha, NE

Professional Organizations:

American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Academic Awards and Honors:

Dean’s List, BYU 2008-2009


“Apremilast use in a case of cicatricial ectropion secondary to severe lamellar ichthyosis.” 2017, Himebaugh JT, MD; Nguyen J, et al. Journal of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – submitted for publication


“Normative data for the RETeval ERG.” Himebaugh JT, MD; Leys M, MD; Odom J, PhD. Presented at WVU Eye Institute Research Day 2017.

“ISCEV Protocol Evaluation Using RETeval ERG.” Himebaugh JT, MD; Leys M, MD; Odom J, PhD. Presented at WVU Eye Institute Research Day 2016; WVU Research Day 2016.

“Screening for Diabetic Retinopathy Using Primary Care Fundus Photography.” Himebaugh JT, MD; Bardes AG, MD; Gross RL, MD. Presented at WVU Eye Institute Research Day; WVU Research Day 2015.

Dallas Glaucoma Registry. Karanjit Kooner, MD – UT Southwestern, Ophthalmology, 2010

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