University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Phil A. Aitken, MD, FACS
Phil A. Aitken, MD, FACS

Phil A. Aitken, MD, FACS

Professor
Division of Ophthalmology


Contact Information
E-mail: Phil.Aitken@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 358WP5, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

MD, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (1967)

Postdoctoral Training

Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow, National Hospital for Nervous Diseases, Queen Square, London, England (1974-1975)
Ophthalmology Resident, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC (1971-1974)
Neurology Resident, Medical Center Hospital of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1968-1969)
Internship, Mary Fletcher Hospital, Burlington, VT (1967-1968)

Academic Appointments

Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT  (2014-Present)
Associate Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2009-2014)
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2009-2014)
Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1994-1995)
Associate Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1983-1994)
Assistant Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1977-1983)

Other Professional Appointments

Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Texas, Hermann Eye Center, Houston, TX (1995-1997)
Assistant Professor, Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC (1976-1977)
Instructor, Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC (1976-1977)
Clinical Assistant Professor, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH (1975-1976)