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Randall E. Cole, M.D., F.A.C.S.

  • September 6, 2015

Cole Gray Head Straight 2011Dr. Cole is the Chief Executive Officer for BoozmanHof. He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, scoring in the 97th percentile overall, and specializes in cataract and refractive surgery. As a leading cataract and refractive surgeon in Arkansas, Dr. Cole provides advanced medical, laser and surgical care for cataract and refractive surgery. He has performed over 25,000 cataract surgeries and over 10,000 refractive procedures during his career. He has brought numerous new refractive procedures to our region.

Dr. Cole joined BoozmanHof after serving as an ophthalmologist in private practice in the Orlando, Florida, area for two years. He was the founder of the BoozmanHof Eye Surgery and Laser Center in 1996 and continues to serve as its Medical Director. The surgery center’s comprehensive prophylaxis system for prevention of infections developed by Dr. Cole is recognized internationally. Dr. Cole also enjoys investing in the community and has served as an elder at Fellowship Bible Church in Lowell and on the board of directors at Regions Bank over the years.

Education

  • University of Arkansas in Fayetteville
  • Medical school, internship and ophthalmology residency completed at the University of Arkansas in Little Rock

Dr. Cole has published numerous medical articles and lectures internationally on various aspects of cataract and refractive surgery and quality assurance programs. He continues to actively participate in FDA clinical trials and studies in the fields of cataract and intraocular lenses and refractive surgery.

Professional Memberships

  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

He has been awarded numerous scholarships and academic awards.

Dr. Cole has three successful and accomplished children, and a beautiful granddaughter.