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Joseph E. Robertson Jr., M.D., M.B.A.

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  • Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine


  • Ophthalmology

Special focus

  • Retina and Vitreous Disease

About me

Dr. Robertson's clinical focus is on vitreous surgery, with special emphasis on surgery for macular diseases. He received his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, in 1978.

Languages spoken

  • English

Education and training

    • B.S., 1974, Yale University
    • M.D., 1978, Indiana University School of Medicine
    • M.B.A., 1997, University of Oregon
  • Residency

    • Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University, 1979-1982
  • Fellowship

    • Devers Eye Clinic, Good Samaritan Hospital/Oregon Health & Science University, 1983-1984
    • Vitreous surgery, Steve Charles, M.D., Memphis, 1984-1985
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Ophthalmology, 1983

Memberships and associations:

  • Member, AAMC Council of Deans, 2001, 2003 - 2006
  • Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, Medical Society of Metropolitan Portland
  • Member, Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Member, Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology, 1998 - 2005
  • Member, International Society for Ocular Trauma
  • Member, Western Retina Study Club
  • Member, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
  • Member, American Society of Retina Specialists
  • Member, The Retina Society
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