Heather Stiff, MD

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Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology
Assistant Professor
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Vision Services - Froedtert Hospital 414-955-2020
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414-777-7700
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Vision Services - Froedtert Hospital 414-955-2020

Being an ophthalmologist allows me the great pleasure of making significant differences in the quality of life of my patients. Whether it be performing surgery to correct double vision and eye misalignment, or prescribing glasses and patching therapy for a child with amblyopia, I feel honored to care for each and every one of my patients. I highly value communication and make it a priority to educate and thoroughly discuss a diagnosis so that the patient can be an active participant in the treatment plan. I enjoy forming strong relationships with my patients as we go through the journey of their care together, as a team.

Being an ophthalmologist allows me the great pleasure of making significant differences in the quality of life of my patients. Whether it be performing surgery to correct double vision and eye…
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About

Dr. Heather A. Stiff is a board-certified ophthalmologist who completed fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at the University of Iowa. She was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio and received her undergraduate degree from Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She then returned to Columbus for her medical school training at Ohio State University College of Medicine. She went on to complete her internship, residency, and fellowship at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Dr. Stiff is excited to continue her career at Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin. She will be actively involved in patient care, as well as education and research within the department of ophthalmology.

Overview

Treatment & Services

Botox Injections
Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Nasolacrimal Duct Probing and Stenting
Pediatric Cataract Surgery
Strabismus Surgery

Diseases & Conditions

Adult Strabismus
Amblyopia
Crossed or Wandering Eyes
Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
Pediatric Cataracts
Retinopathy of Prematurity

Ages Seen

Infant
Child
Adolescent
Adult
Senior

Languages Spoken

English

Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital

Locations

Vision Services - Froedtert Hospital

Education & Training

The Ohio State University - Columbus - Doctor of Medicine - (2016)

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics - Iowa City - Integrated Internship - Department of Internal Medicine - (2016-2017)

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics - Iowa City - Residency in Ophthalmology - (2017-2020)

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics - Iowa City - Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus - (2020-2021)

Board Certifications

Ophthalmology

Patient Reviews

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Ratings

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AMAZING group of providers - everyone is kind, thoughtful, empathetic and just wonderful. Can not say ebough about the way I am treated in this clinic.
Dr. Stiff is wonderful. She always listens to me, answers my questions, and explains things in a way I can understand. She is extremely kind and compassionate. I would recommend her without hesitation.
Professional and thorough.
This team is wonderful! Empathetic, friendly, kind, efficient
Dr Stiff and her staff are wonderful and caring professionals.
Excellent care and helpful people.
Absolutely wonderful people! Great sense of humor, very knowledgeable, very patient, and I look forward to working with them in the future. It has been an overall great experience
Love love Dr. Stiff
Dr. Stiff has done a great job caring for my problem and fixing my problem. I can't say enough about her professionalism in her care for me as her patient. She's done an excellent job I would recommend in the highest regard
Very Good care, helpful & friendly!
Excellent!everyone was kind, listened to my concerns and professional.
Thank you for the excellent care!
Everyone from the desk assistant to technician to the nurse to Dr Stiff were very friendly and welcoming. Dr Stiff is very knowledgeable and was patent at expolainjng our surgical options risks and outcomes.
Excellent services attitude cleanliness kindness and surgery. Dr. Stiff is phenomenal and kind. Thank you for curing my myiblia strabismus. I can see now.
Everyone was very nice and approachable.
Excellent care and experience.
Dr. Stiff is one of the best. She takes her time to answer any and all questions. Extremely professional and personable.
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