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Nathan Troy Tagg

Associate Professor in Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology


N Troy Tagg, MD (Associate Professor in Ophthalmology) joined us from The Uniformed Services
University and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. He completed his Neuro-
Ophthalmology fellowship in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at The University of
Iowa in Iowa City, IA. Dr. Tagg completed residency training in neurology at Walter Reed Army Medical
Center (Washington, DC) and National Naval Medical Center (Bethesda, MD). He earned his Doctor of
Medicine degree from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. His interests include
autoimmune conditions that affect vision (neuromyelitis optica, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis,
etc.), vascular disorders, and pseudotumor cerebri, among others. He sees patients at the Main Eye
Center in Durham.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor in Ophthalmology · 2021 - Present Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
Associate Professor of Neurology · 2021 - Present Neurology, Clinical Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine · 2001 M.D.