CERTIFIED, AMERICAN BOARD OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
COMPREHENSIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY
Education

  • Undergraduate: Harvard College, A.B. with honors
  • Graduate: University of Michigan Medical Center, Medical Doctor,
  • Honors in Ophthalmology and Neurology
  • Internship: Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Philadelphia
  • Ophthalmology Residency: Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia
Achievements

    Founder, NH Eye Surgicenter for cataract and laser surgery as first Ambulatory Surgery Center in New Hampshire. First eye surgeon to use eye tracker for LASIK in New England

Professional

  • Named lecture on Cataract and Refractive Surgery,
  • New England Ophthalmological Society, Boston
  • 39 presentations and publications, including peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapter and teaching responsibilities
Leadership

  • Past President, New England Ophthalmological Society
  • Past President, NH Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
Organizations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • New England Ophthalmological Society
  • NH Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
Hospital Affiliations

    Catholic Medical Center

community

    Served on Board of Manchester Country Club

Clinical Studies

    NH Principal Investigator for FDA Clinical Trials sponsored by VISX for excimer laser treatment of hyperopia, myopia and myopic astigmatism

Activities

Golf, tennis and hiking


Dr. Pender resides in Bedford, New Hampshire, is married and has two children.