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Rachel G. Simpson
( out of 454 reviews )

Rachel G. Simpson, MD

Languages spoken: English

Clinical Locations

Midvalley Health Center

Murray
801-585-3937
  • Dr. Simpson specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma—including the newest micro-invasive techniques such as iStent, GATT and Xen Gel Stent—as well as cataracts and advanced anterior segment surgeries.

    Get to know Dr. Simpson by watching her profile video.

    Dr. Simpson also serves as the Moran Eye Center's vice-chair of education.

    Patient Rating

    4.9 /5
    ( out of 454 reviews )

    The patient rating score is an average of all responses on our patient experience survey. The rating averages scores for all questions about care from our providers.

    The scale on which responses are measured is 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    Patient Comments

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    Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

    April 18, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    The best opthalmic care I have ever received !

    April 17, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Professional, knowledgeable, and friendly

    April 17, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    If you¿re looking for an ophthalmologist that is experienced in cataract surgery and vision correction, she¿s the Doctor you should be seeking. Go to the Moran Center and request an appointment with her. Her and her staff are awesome.

    April 14, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr. Simpson is very professional, friendly and very dedicated.

    April 14, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    I was treated great, other than I didn't get to see DR. Simpson

    April 13, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Very knowledgeable. Great doctor!

    March 30, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Very competent and professional while treating you with concern and respect. She involves you in your medical needs and in decisions about your treatment. Very pleased with the visit, a totally pleasant experience!

    March 29, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Excellent young Doctor who cares about her customers health and well-being

    March 23, 2024
    MORAN EYE CENTER

    Dr. Simpson was very professional in dealing with me.She has a gentle and friendly personality and treated me with utmost concern and respect and leaves room for me to voice out my decision with regards to my cataract and glaucoma surgery.

  • Dr. Simpson specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma—including the newest micro-invasive techniques such as iStent, GATT and Xen Gel Stent—as well as cataracts and advanced anterior segment surgeries.

    Get to know Dr. Simpson by watching her profile video.

    Dr. Simpson also serves as the Moran Eye Center's vice-chair of education.

    Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences -Primary

    Education history

    Fellowship Glaucoma - University of Utah, Moran Eye Center Fellow
    Ophthalmology - University of California, Davis Resident
    Internship Internal Medicine - Banner University Hospital, The University of Arizona, Phoenix Intern
    Medicine - University of Arizona College of Medicine M.D.
    Graduate Training Biology - Arizona State University Postbaccalaureate Studies
    Political Science - Arizona State University B.S.

    Selected Publications

    Journal Article

    1. Ayesha A, Wallace RT, Mai AP, Simpson RG, Chaya CJ (2023). Iris atrophy after administration of Dexycu: Additional evidence and possible mechanism for a rare complication. Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep, 30, 101806. (Read full article)
    2. Burton E, Jebaraj A, Eddington D, Brintz BJ, Simpson RG, Pettey JH (2022). Gender Representation Among Presenters in Ophthalmology Subspecialties in 2019: A Retrospective Review. Am J Ophthalmol, 242, 18-25. (Read full article)

    Letter

    1. Levin AM, Chaya CJ, Simpson RG (2020). The burden of required preoperative history/physicals on veterans undergoing cataract surgery. [Letter to the editor]. J Cataract Refract Surg, 46(6), 918. (Read full article)