Dr. Steven Vold
Dr. Steven Vold is a leading ophthalmologist who consistently strives to deliver the most advanced techniques and cutting-edge procedures for every patient.
Meet Dr. Vold
Dr. Vold is an award-winning, board-certified ophthalmologist based in Northwest Arkansas with over 24 years of experience. As an innovative vision professional in the industry, he specializes in complex glaucoma and cataract diagnosis and treatment and groundbreaking laser vision correction treatments.
Known for his passion and dedication to his patients, Dr. Vold strives to make every patient comfortable and happy with their results. Listed in the Consumer’s Research Council of America’s Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists consistently since 2002, Dr. Vold is proud to be considered one of the leading professionals in the industry.
He currently serves as the Chief Medical Editor of Glaucoma Today, the leading national physician publication, and co-founded the American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery. He also publishes distinguished journal articles, lectures on the latest techniques, and is frequently written about in the press for his groundbreaking procedures and research.
Dr. Vold co-founded Ocunetics, Inc., a Silicon Valley-based medical device company. His invention was recently licensed and fully funded by IRIDEX Corporation, a well-established and reputable publicly traded ophthalmic company. He has been instrumental in the development of numerous other products that are now on the market based on his creative efforts.
Awards and Honors
American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Glaucoma Day Best Surgical Video Award
Caribbean Eye Meeting Doctor’s Choice Surgical Video Award
Castle Connolly Top Doctors, Regional Top Doctor
Charter Member of Peer Reviewed Physicians
Customers Research Council of America’s Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologist
First Surgeon to Implant Ocular Therapeutix Travatan-impregnated Dissolvable Punctal Plug in U.S.
First Surgeon to Perform AqueSys XEN Microstent Surgery in U.S.
First Surgeon to Perform Glaukos iStent Supra Microstent Surgery in U.S.
First Surgeon to Perform InnFocus MicroShunt Surgery in U.S.
First Surgeon to Perform IRIDEX Micro-pulse Diode Cyclophotocoagulation in North America
First Surgeon to Perform Ivantis Hydrus Microstent Surgery in U.S.
Honored VIP and Life Member of Biltmore Who’s Who Registry of Executives and Professionals
Loyola University Chicago Department of Ophthalmology 22nd Annual Arthur Light, MD Lectureship in Ophthalmology, Chicago, Illinois
Mitchell H. Friedlaender Memorial Lectureship at Scripps Clinic, San Diego, California
Royal College Lecture at Walter Wright 2011 Ophthalmology Conference, Toronto, Canada
Society for Excellence in Eye Care Invitation
Washington Regional Medical
Northwest Medical Center