The Power List 2016
Professor of Ophthalmology, Slater Family Endowed Chair, Director, Glaucoma Service and Glaucoma Fellowship, University of Colorado, Denver
With over 30 patents filed, Kahook’s research is focused on novel devices and surgical instruments for glaucoma and cataract surgery, and advanced imaging techniques. He is Director of Clinical and Translational Research at the University of Colorado, and is also the editor of Essentials of Glaucoma Surgery, MIGS: Advances in Glaucoma Surgery, and author of over 250 papers, chapters and abstracts. He was named New Inventor of the Year 2009 and Inventor of the Year 2010 at the University of Colorado.