University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Brittni A. Scruggs, MD, PhD

Dr. Scruggs is a Resident at the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences. Expected completion date, June 2019.

She became part of the EyeRounds Editorial Board in June 2017.


  • BS, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas
  • PhD, Regenerative Medicine, Tulane University Graduate Program in Biomedical Science, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana

EyeRounds Contributions

  1. Greenwald MF, Scruggs BA, Vislisel JM, Greiner MA. Corneal Imaging: An Introduction. Posted October 19, 2016; Available from:
  2. Scruggs BA, Ricca AM, Folk JC. Unilateral Optic Nerve Granuloma. March 14, 2017; Available from:
  3. Scruggs BA. Bilateral Cranial Nerve VI Palsies Secondary to Arachnoid Cyst. September 18, 2017; Available from:
  4. Scruggs BA. Non-accidental trauma- Bilateral Retinal Hemorrhages. September 18, 2017; Available from:
  5. Scruggs BA. Nocardia farcinica keratitis in a contact lens wearer. Posted September 18, 2017; Available from:
  6. Scruggs BA. Exophthalmos secondary to a carotid cavernous fistula. Posted September 27, 2017; Available from:
  7. Scruggs BA, Ko AC, Bozung AK. Bilateral chemosis in thyroid eye disease. Posted November 7, 2017; Available from:
  8. Scruggs BA, Boldt HC. Central retinal vein and artery occlusions in proliferative radiation retinopathy. Posted February 7, 2018; Available from:
  9. Frisbie RA, Scruggs BA, Kemp PS. Non-accommodative Esotropia and Botulinum Toxin Therapy. posted February 19, 2018; Available from


last updated: 02/19/2018
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