December 2021

  • Dr. Alan Scott performing surgery with residents

    SKERI Mourns the Passing of Dr. Alan Scott

    23 December 2021

    We are saddened to learn of the passing of Alan Scott MD, world-famous ophthalmological researcher who spent much of his career at Smith-Kettlewell including serving for many years as its Co-Director and Director. He is most well-known for his pioneering research into the use of botulinum toxin to modify the characteristics of eye muscles, as a non-invasive alternative to surgery in the treatment of strabismus or crossed eyes.

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