Claudia Ruegg
OD, OD - Doctor of Optometry FAAO FAAO - Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor

Claudia Ruegg
OD, OD - Doctor of Optometry FAAO FAAO - Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry

Title

Assistant Clinical Professor

Additional Job Duties

Journal Club Mentor
Co-Mentor for Primary Care/Community Health resident
UCB Admissions Committee

Education

OD
University of California, Berkeley

Residency
Primary Eye Care and Ocular Disease, Albuquerque VA Medical Center

Publications

Sullivan-Mee M, Ruegg C, Pensyl D, Halverson K, Qualls C. Diagnostic Precision of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer and Macular Thickness Asymmetry Parameters for Identifying Early Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma. American Journal of Ophthalmology Sept 2013.

Academic Posters

Shahbazian A, Whiteside M, Ruegg C. Peripheral Cone Dystrophy. American Academy of Optometry, 2016.

Ruegg C, Sullivan-Mee M, Halverson K, Pensyl D, Qualls C. Combining Inter- & Intra-eye Structural Asymmetry To Identify Glaucoma using Spectralis SD-OCT. American Academy of Optometry, 2012.

Ruegg C, Chavez C. Simultaneous Bilateral Peripapillary Choroidal Neovascular Membranes. American Academy of Optometry, 2011.

McPherran R, Empey G, Ruegg C, Razzaqi F. Bilateral Neuroretinitis in a 15-year old girl with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia. American Academy of Optometry, 2011.

About Dr. Ruegg

Dr. Claudia Ruegg is an optometrist who provides primary eye care, including exams, as well as urgent care and treatment of ocular disease. Ruegg earned her doctor of optometry degree at the University of California, Berkeley. She completed a residency in primary eye care and ocular disease at the Albuquerque Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Ruegg is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and serves as vice chair of its admissions committee.