Curtis L. Hagedorn, MD



  • Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO 1994

Medical School

  • Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 1999 - Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society


  • Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago, IL 1999-2000

Ophthalmology Residency

  • Yale University, New Haven, CT 2000-2003


  • Yale University, New Haven, CT 2003-2005
  • Marvin Sears Award for Clinical Excellence

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology 2004

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Colorado, Denver, CO

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Retinal Specialists
  • American Medical Association
  • Colorado Medical Society Delegate
  • Colorado Medical Society Board of Directors 2014- Present
  • Denver Medical Society President 2012-2013
  • Denver Medical Society Chairman 2013-2014
  • Colorado Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • Chairman of Ophthalmology, Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver CO 2006-2012
  • American Academy of Ophthamology, OPHTHPAC Congressional for CO
  • Medical Advisory Committee, Red Rocks Surgical Center
  • International Society for Stem Cell Research
  • American Eye Study Club
  • Denver Medical Society Foundation Board of Directors 2015 – present
  • Preceptor, Foundations of Doctoring, University of Colorado School of Medicine 2010-present

Dr. Hagedorn has special interest and training in age-related macular degeneration (AMD). He gives lectures and has published articles on the subject. He has been an investigator in many pivotal clinical trials regarding treatments for AMD and diabetic retinopathy. Dr. Hagedorn is a native Coloradan, having grown up in Colorado Springs.