Residency in Ophthalmology
Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), Portland, OR.
Preliminary Internal Medicine
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Portland, OR.
Doctor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
Bachelor of Economics,
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
Licensure and Certification:
2014 – Present
American Board of Ophthalmology (active)
2012 – Present
2013 – Present
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
Bengtzen AR, Hoang L, Gattey D. Imperial City Eye Meeting (ICEM) 2010: Summary of Attendee Demographic and Satisfaction Data. Hawaiian Eye Foundation.
Bengtzen AR, Chamberlain W. Assessing Higher-Order Aberrations using a Scheimpflug Rotating Imaging System in a Population of Normal Subjects,
Bengtzen AR. Grossniklaus HE. Bernardino CR. Multiple Pilomatrixoma in Turner syndrome. Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 25(3):229-30, 2009 May-Jun.
Bengtzen AR, Schuchard RA. Three Visual Field Tests and the Effects of Vision Loss on Health-Related Everyday Function in Older Diabetics. Submitted to AFAR.
Challenging Cataracts. Imperial City Eye Meeting (ICEM), Hue, Vietnam.
A Comparison of Different Ophthalmology Practice Models. Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Resident Mentor Dinner, Portland, OR.
Ocular Anatomy and Vitrectomy. Kaiser Permanente, Salem, OR. For ASC staff.
The Red Eye. All About Eyes Medical Education Conference. Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR. For PCPs, specialists and optometrists.
Ophthalmology Job Search Process. Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Resident Mentor Dinner, Portland, OR.
Ocular Emergencies. Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology Post-Graduate Convention & Technicians Program, Portland, OR.
Red Eye Emergencies. OHSU 9th Annual Urgent Care Conference, Portland, OR. For community PCPs, Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care providers
CE Syndrome, Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome & PPMD. OHSU/Casey Eye Institute Chairman Rounds Lecture Series, Portland, OR.
Tube Shunt Management: Surgical Approach and Post-operative Management. OHSU/Casey Eye Institute Glaucoma Lecture Series, Portland, OR.
Honors and Awards:
Resident Teaching Award, OHSU/Casey Eye Institute, Portland, OR
Graduation Speaker, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Peer-nominated.
Vietnamese American Medical Association Scholarship
Laramore Scholarship, Emory University SOM, Atlanta, GA.
Harris Family Scholarship, Emory University SOM Atlanta, GA.
Helen Dobbs Scholarship, Emory University SOM, Atlanta, GA.
Ann Hoyt Jolley Scholarship, Emory University SOM, Atlanta, GA.
National Student Research Grant, American Federation for Aging Research
1996 – 2002
Harvard College Scholarship, Cambridge, MA.
1996 – 2002
Harvard Dean’s List, Cambridge, MA.
Committees and Leadership:
Ophthalmology Skyline Team Lead Physician, Kaiser Permanente, Salem, OR.
Oregon Academy of Ophthalmology (OAO) Executive Board Member
OHSU Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) Member
OHSU/CEI Residency Selection Committee Member
Resident Ambassador, American Academy of Ophthalmology Congressional Advocacy Day/Mid-Year Forum, Washington D.C.
Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Task Force Committee.
Curriculum Development Committee Member, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.