Gregory Christiansen, MD

Gregory Christiansen, MD

Gregory Christiansen, MD


Bachelor of Science, University of Utah 1996

Doctor of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine 2000

Internship, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine 2001

Residency in Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine 2004

Fellowship in Glaucoma, Duke University Eye Center 2005


Gregory Christiansen received his medical degree from the University of Utah. Following an internship at the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education in Jacksonville, Florida, he went on the complete his ophthalmology residency at the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education in Rochester, Minnesota. While at the Mayo Clinic, he served as Chief Resident for the Department of Ophthalmology. After residency, Dr. Christiansen gained additional experience by completing a Fellowship in Glaucoma and serving as a clinical associate faculty member at the Duke University Eye Center in Durham, North Carolina. Both Duke University and the Mayo Clinic are internationally recognized leaders in eye care giving Dr. Christiansen excellent training and experience in the medical and surgical treatments of ophthalmic disease.

Dr. Christiansen is a board-certified physician who has 17 years of experience practicing ophthalmology. He specializes in and has successfully performed thousands of cataract, glaucoma, and LASIK procedures. Desiring to provide a great patient experience, he created our beautiful Clarus Vision Clinic facility in 2014.


Medical Director – Clarus Vision Clinic, Salt Lake City

Chief of Ophthalmology – St. Mark’s Hospital, Salt Lake City

Director of Cataract Surgery – St. Mark’s 45th South Surgery Center, Salt Lake City


American Academy of Ophthalmology

Utah Ophthalmology Society

Mayo Clinic Alumni Association


In his leisure time, Dr. Christiansen enjoys outdoor activities including skiing, camping, sailing, and hiking. He loves to travel with his wife and four kids and also loves animals, especially dogs and horses.

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