Jennifer Grin M.D., F.A.C.S.
Jennifer Grin M.D., F.A.C.S., founder and attending surgeon of Colorado Cataract Laser & Vision, is one of the most well known and experienced ophthalmologists in Colorado. She is a Board Certified eye physician and surgeon trained at Yale University and an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. She has been at the forefront of ophthalmology’s evolutionary changes throughout her career and continues to achieve the highest quality of standards in the country.
Dr. Grin first came to Colorado to complete her medical internship at Saint Josephs hospital in Denver in 1997 and developed an interest in high altitude medicine. In 1999 she joined a select group of physicians and researchers on the Yale University/NASA Everest Extreme Expedition to study effects of high altitude physiology at the Base Camp of Mount Everest. The team collected data on climbers and fellow researchers compensatory responses to hypoxia. Medical clinics and humanitarian efforts were also part of the groups efforts.
Dr. Grin utilizes the latest medical technology and techniques to provide the highest level of care and with her highly trained, trusted team, continue to bring compassionate and quality care to all.
Jacob J. Koczman, M.D.
Jacob J. Koczman M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist that specializes in refractive cataract and LASIK surgery. He is skilled in the latest multifocal and astigmatism lens options and laser assisted bladeless cataract surgery. Dr. Koczman is a certified LASIK and PRK surgeon. He also has a special interest in pterygium surgery and eyelid surgery, correcting excess eyelid skin (blepharoplasty), outward turned lower lids (ectropion), and inward turned lower lids (entropion). He routinely treats glaucoma, retina, cornea and other eye disorders for adults and children. He treats diabetes and macular degeneration with intravitreal injections. He has been involved in clinical and basic science research studies including the Avedro Corneal Cross-linking for patient with keratoconus and other ectasias.
Dr. Koczman studied at Northwestern College, where he excelled in the classroom and in athletics. He graduated with honors as a double major in chemistry and biology and was a two time national champion in track and field and an academic All-American in Basketball. Since college, he has been inducted to Northwestern College athletic Hall of Fame. Before medical school he competed and made the finals for the 2004 USA Track and Field Olympic Trials in the 800-meter event. Dr. Koczman attended the University of Iowa for medical school where he discovered his passion for Ophthalmology. He completed his internship at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN. He continued his training in Indianapolis with the Indiana University Department of Ophthalmology where he was chief resident. Dr. Koczman spent two years in North Carolina where he practiced and trained as a refractive and cataract surgeon under the tutelage of Michael Woodcock MD. His professional associations include the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Koczman maintains an active lifestyle and enjoys running, cycling, hiking and many outdoor activities.
“I love being an ophthalmologist and couldn’t imagine having any other profession. I pride myself in compassionate care and a commitment to excellence. I’d love to care for your health and be your eye surgeon to help you see the world clearly.” – Dr. Koczman
Alexia Bounkhong, O.D.
Colorado Cataract and Laser would like to introduce Dr. Alexia Bounkhong to our practice! Dr. Bounkhong attended University of Arkansas-Fayetteville for her undergraduate education and earned her doctorate in Optometry from Western University of Health Sciences in Southern California. She worked extensively in the optometric profession for over 14 years where she held positions as an optician, optometric technician, optical lab coordinator, and eventually as an Optometrist. She’s been involved in the world of optometry after being diagnosed with amblyopia as a child and receiving refractive surgery. Dr. Bounkhong has a passion in primary optometric care with emphasis on ocular disease and surgical co-management. She loves to answer questions and is excited to guide you in your eye care needs!
Prior to her addition to the practice, Dr. Bounkhong worked in a Corneal Refractive surgical co-management center which includes LASIK, Cataract, Corneal Transplant, and many other anterior segment procedures. She has diversified her knowledge of ocular disease management while traveling the US during her clinical rotations in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Florida. Dr. Bounkhong relocated to Colorado in 2018 and quickly fell in love with our beautiful scenery. Along with her boyfriend, Derek, and dog, they enjoy exploring the beautiful state of Colorado, the diverse Denver food scene, and of course, shopping!