Ophthalmology

Procedures

Christopher M. Galang, D.O.

Eye Clinic of Wisconsin
3401 Stanley Street
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Board Certified Ophthalmology

Dr. Galang received his Bachelor of Science in pharmacology and toxicology from the University of Wisconsin at Madison in 1990. He earned his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1996, and finished his internship at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, Michigan, the following year. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the Detroit Osteopathic Ophthalmology Consortium in Pontiac, Michigan, in 2000. Dr. Galang has completed two fellowships; one in pediatric ophthalmology at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan in Detroit in 2001, and a second in ocular trauma and reconstructive surgery at the Kresge Eye Institute in Detroit, MI in 2002. Dr. Galang joined the clinic in 2002.

    Matthew G. Hattenhauer, M.D.

    Eye Clinic of Wisconsin
    3401 Stanley Street
    Stevens Point, WI 54481
    Glaucoma and Comprehensive Ophthalmology
    Board Certified Ophthalmology

    Dr. Hattenhauer received his Bachelor of Science from St. John’s University in    Collegeville, Minnesota, in 1987. He earned his M.D. from the University of Wisconsin, at Madison in 1992 and then completed a transitional year at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He finished his Ophthalmology Residency at the Mayo Clinic Department of Ophthalmology in Rochester, Minnesota, in 1996. He remained there for his glaucoma fellowship, which he completed in 1997. Dr. Hattenhauer was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, before joining the clinic in 1999.

      Christopher J. Kucharski, M.D.

      Eye Clinic of Wisconsin
      3401 Stanley Street
      Stevens Point, WI 54481
      Glaucoma and Comprehensive Ophthalmology
      Board Certified Ophthalmology

      Dr. C. Kucharski  received his undergraduate degree in biology from Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio, in 2000. He went on to earn his medical degree from Loyola University's Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois, and completed his internship in the Indiana University School of Medicine's Department of Surgery.  Dr. Kucharski completed his ophthalmology residency at Indiana University School of Medicine's Department of Ophthalmology before he went on to his Glaucoma Fellowship in the University of Wisconsin's Department of Visual Sciences.  Dr. Kucharski joined the Eye Clinic of Wisconsin in 2010.

        Afua A. Shin, M.D.

        Eye Clinic of Wisconsin
        3401 Stanley Street
        Stevens Point, WI 54481
        Board Eligible - Cornea and External Disease - Refractive Surgery

        Dr. Shin received her undergraduate degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from Yale University, New Haven, CT in 2009.  From 2009-2010, she led an independent research project at the Tokyo Ariake University of Medical and Health Sciences in Tokyo, Japan. She earned her medical degree from Washington University in St. Louise School of Medicine in St. Louis MO in 2014.

        The following year, Dr. Shin finished her internship at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL and went on to complete her ophthalmology residency there in 2018.

        Dr. Shin completed her fellowship in Cornea and External Diseases at the University of California Davis in July of 2019.

          John A. Flatter, M.D.

          Eye Clinic of Wisconsin
          3401 Stanley Street
          Stevens Point, WI 54481
          Board Eligible - Comprehensive Ophthalmology - Cataract Surgery

          Dr. Flatter graduated from the University of California in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology. He went on to earn his medical degree in 2015 from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, and while there served as the Vice-President of the American College of Physicians, Student Chapter.

          Dr. Flatter completed his internship at the Medical College of Wisconsin affiliated hospital, St. Joseph's in Milwaukee and his ophthalmology residency at Penn State Eye Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania.  He has served with World Blindness Outreach in the Dominican Republic providing care for cataract and corneal transplant patients. his Bachelor of Science from St. John’s University in    Collegeville, Minnesota, in 1987. He earned his M.D. from the University of Wisconsin, at Madison in 1992 and then completed a transitional year at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He finished his Ophthalmology Residency at the Mayo Clinic Department of Ophthalmology in Rochester, Minnesota, in 1996. He remained there for his glaucoma fellowship, which he completed in 1997. Dr. Hattenhauer was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, before joining the clinic in 1999.