Gregory Wolfe, O.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor

Joined us in 2008

O.D., Pennsylvania College of Optometry
M.P.H., University of Illinois
Residency in Ocular Diseases and Low Vision Rehabilitation, the Central Blind Rehabilitation Center at the Edward Hines Jr., VA Hospital, Chicago, IL


520.219.2418 • Fax 520.219.2332
Gregory.Wolfe@va.gov

Gregory S. Wolfe, OD, MPH is currently an attending optometrist within the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System in Tucson Arizona. Dr. Wolfe received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 2001 from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Following graduation, he completed a residency in both ocular disease and low vision rehabilitation at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center (Chicago West Side VAMC) and the Central Blind Rehabilitation Center at Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital.

After completion of his residency training, Dr. Wolfe joined the faculty of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology and Optometry at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary. Additionally, Dr. Wolfe served as the Director of the University of Illinois Eye Center at Michael Reese Hospital from 2002-2008. While in Chicago, Dr. Wolfe earned a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health, Health Policy and Administration Division.

Throughout his career, Dr. Wolfe has held numerous elected and appointed positions within the Vision Care Section of the American Public Health Association. Recently, Dr. Wolfe was appointed to serve on the NIH – National Eye Institute’s National Eye Health Education Planning Committee. A Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, Dr. Wolfe is also active in the American Optometric Association, and serves as a clinical examiner for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry.