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Jeffrey D. Colburn, M.D.

Accepting New Patients
Spokane Eye Clinic - North
31 East Central Avenue
Spokane, WA 99208
Speaks: English

About Jeffrey D. Colburn

Dr. Colburn joined the staff of Spokane Eye Clinic in 2010. Originally from the Pacific Northwest, he graduated Summa Cum Laude from Walla Walla University in 2001. He earned his Medical Degree from Loma Linda University and received the Chancellor's Award for academic achievement and community service. He completed ophthalmology residency at the Vanderbilt Eye Institute in Nashville and pursued a year of additional fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at the University of Indiana.

Dr. Colburn is an Active Member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and a Specialty Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). He is also actively involved in clinical research through the Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (PEDIG).

His professional interests include lazy eye (amblyopia), eye muscle problems in children and adults (strabismus), infant tear duct surgery, childhood glaucoma, childhood droopy eyelids (ptosis), and small incision cataract surgery in infants and children.

Dr. Colburn, his wife, and three children have loved living in the Spokane area. They enjoy traveling, camping, hiking and water sports.
Medical School

Loma Linda University School of Medicine - Loma Linda, CA


Kettering Medical Center - Kettering, OH


Ophthamology; Vanderbilt Eye Institute - Nashville, TN


Pediatric Ophthalmology & Adult Strabismus; Indiana University - Indianapolis, IN

Professional Associations

American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Academy of Pediatrics, Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Spokane County Medical Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
Spokane Eye Clinic - North
31 East Central Avenue
Spokane, WA 99208
Spokane Eye Clinic - South
427 South Bernard Street
Spokane, WA 99204
Spokane Eye Clinic - Spokane Valley
16201 East Indiana Avenue, Suite 5000
Spokane Valley, WA 99216