Frederick Collison, O.D., FAAO

Associate Professor
Downers Grove, IL

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Dr. Fred Collison studied Biomedical Engineering at the University of Iowa, earning a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSE) degree. He then attended the Illinois College of Optometry, earning a Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree, and completed Residency training in Primary Care Optometry at the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. He completed Research Fellowship training in Hereditary Retinal Diseases at the Pangere Center for Inherited Retinal Diseases in The Chicago Lighthouse. His areas of both clinical and research expertise include inherited retinal diseases, and the testing procedures relevant to those conditions, such as electroretinography (ERG), optical coherence tomography (OCT) and psychophysical testing. He is also presently employed as Director of Clinical Electrophysiology at the Low Vision Clinic in The Chicago Lighthouse. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and Board Certified by the American Board of Medical Optometry. Specialties: Visual Electrophysiology, Inherited Retinal Disease, Low Vision, Primary Care

Title
Associate Professor

Campus
Downers Grove, IL

College
Chicago College of Optometry

Department
Chicago College of Optometry

Program
Optometry

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Education

Illinois College of Optometry | 2010 | O.D.
University of Iowa | 2002 | B.S.

Courses Taught

Ocular Disease V: Optic Nerve Diseases

Publications

1: Collison FT, Park JC, Fishman GA, Stone EM, McAnany JJ. Two-color
pupillometry in KCNV2 retinopathy. Doc Ophthalmol. 2019 Aug;139(1):11-20. doi:
10.1007/s10633-019-09691-w. Epub 2019 Mar 29. PMID: 30927187; PMCID: PMC6625896.

2: Collison FT, Fishman GA, Nagasaki T, Zernant J, McAnany JJ, Park JC,
Allikmets R. Characteristic Ocular Features in Cases of Autosomal Recessive
PROM1 Cone-Rod Dystrophy. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2019 May 1;60(6):2347-2356.
doi: 10.1167/iovs.19-26993. PMID: 31136651; PMCID: PMC6538366.

3: Collison FT, Lee W, Fishman GA, Park JC, Zernant J, McAnany JJ, Allikmets R.
CLINICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF STARGARDT DISEASE PATIENTS WITH THE p.N1868I ABCA4
MUTATION. Retina. 2019 Dec;39(12):2311-2325. doi: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000002316.
PMID: 30204727; PMCID: PMC6548695.

4: McAnany JJ, Park JC, Fishman GA, Collison FT. Full-Field Electroretinography,
Pupillometry, and Luminance Thresholds in X-Linked Retinoschisis. Invest
Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2020 Jun 3;61(6):53. doi: 10.1167/iovs.61.6.53. PMID:
32579680.