Amanda C. Maltry, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences

Amanda C. Maltry

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-0706

Fax 612-626-7882

Office Address:
University of Minnesota
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Neurosciences
420 Delaware St. SE, MMC 493
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0501

MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Residency, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Fellowship, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Ocular Pathology)

Internship, MacNeal Hospital


Patient Care

Dr. Maltry is a general ophthalmologist and ophthalmic pathologist. She sees patients in the General Ophthalmology clinic treating a wide array of adult eye diseases including cataracts, glaucoma, dry macular degeneration, diabetic eye changes, and dry eye. She also performs routine eye exams. Dr. Maltry offers cataract surgery including advanced intraocular lens implant technology.   

Awards & Recognition

Best Teaching Faculty Award, Dept of Ophthalmology 2015-2016
Krachmer Surgical Teacher of the Year, Dept of Ophthalmology 2015-2016
Top Doctor Rising Star, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine 2018
Top Doctor Rising Star, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine 2017
Top Doctor Rising Star, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine 2016
American Board of Ophthalmology Certification 2014


Research Summary/Interests

Dr. Maltry has an interest in collaborative research involving the histopathological features of ophthalmic diseases including intraocular and orbital tumors, developmental anomalies, and inflammatory conditions. She also has a passion for medical student and resident education and wellness. 


Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Maltry AC, Mokhtarzadeh A, Tang PH. Unilateral multiple uveal melanomas in a patient with ocular melanocytosis. Ophthalmology. Accepted for publication, 2021 Apr.
  • Carpel EF, Santilli C, Maltry A. Long-term viability of allogenic donor stroma. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2020 Dec;68(12).
  • Lee B, Lee MS, Maltry AC, Hou JH. Clinical and histological characterization of toxic keratopathy from depatuxizumab mafoditin (ABT-414), an antibody-drug conjugate. Cornea. 2020 Nov. Online ahead of print.
  • Satija CE, Mehta VJ, Maltry AC, Nussbaum E, Nussbaum L, Harrison AR. A report of intracranial meningioma recurring as ectopic orbital meningioma associated with basal encephalocele. Ophthalmic Plast Reconst Surg. 2020 Jan/Feb;36(1)e19-e21
  • Lee B, Drayna P, Maltry AC, Mason CM, Montezuma SR, Koozekanani D. Endogenous Nocardia endophthalmitis presenting as a mass lesion in a patient with metastatic non-small cell carcinoma of the lung. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2019 Spring;13(2):145-149.6.
  • Areax RG Jr, Maltry AC. Chronic inflammatory granulomata after use of GenTeal gel during strabismus surgery. J AAPOS. 2018 Dec;22(6):473-475.7.
  • Jakobiec FA, Ma L, Wolkow N, Cameron JD, Maltry AC. Osseous and adipocyte differentations in the intraocular lens and vitreous. Am J Ophthalmol. 2018 Feb;186:77-88.
  • Baker MS, Maltry AC, Syed NA, Allen RC. Orbital implant exposure after Acanthamoeba panophthalmitis. Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep. 2018 Jan;10:48-50.
  • Olson RM, Harrison AR, Maltry A, Mokhtarzadeh A. Periorbital necrobiotic xanthogranuloma successfully treated with intravenous immunoglobulin. Case Rep Ophthalmol. 2018 Jan;9(1):70-75.
  • Wang Y, Mettu P, Maltry A, Harrison A, Mokhtarzadeh A. Metastatic breast carcinoma to the superior oblique in a male. Ophthalmol Ther. 2017 Dec;6(2):355-359.
  • Mokhtarzadeh A, Maltry A, McClelland C. Waiting to deliver a final diagnosis. Surv Ophthalmol. 2017 Jul-Aug;62(4):583-586.
  • Wang Y, Maltry A, Mokhtarzadeh A. Pleomorphic adenoma of an accessory lacrimal gland masquerading as a chalazion. Ophthalmology. 2017 Jul;124(7):652.
  • Tang PH, Mettu P, Maltry AC, Harrison AR, Mokhtarzadeh A. Giant cell tumor of the frontal bone presenting as an orbital mass. Ophthalmol Ther. 2017 Jun;6(1):215-220.
  • Radke PM, Maltry AC, Mokhtarzadeh A, Harrison AR. A unique ocular presentation of extragenital lichen sclerosis. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 May/Jun;33(3S Suppl 1):S56-S58.
  • Mokhtarzadeh A, Harrison AR, Maltry AC. Malignant orbital melanoma associated with oculodermal melanocytosis. Ophthalmology. 2017 Apr;124(4):561.
  • Reddy AK, Baker MS, Maltry AC, Syed NA, Allen RC. Immunopathology and histopathology of conjunctival biopsies in patients with presumed idiopathic punctal stenosis. Br J Ophthalmol. 2017 Feb;101(2):213-217.
  • Shams PN, Bohman E, Baker MS, Maltry AC, Kopp ED, Allen RC. Chronic anophthalmic socket pain treated by implant removal and dermis fat graft. Br J Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec;99(12):1692-6.
  • Bhavsar AR, Sander DR, Maltry AC. Diffuse pigmentary, pre-retina and perivascular intraretinal invasion of choroidal malignant melanoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Sep;133(9)1092-4.
  • Chen JJ, Singh N, Brinkley JJ, Maltry AC, Policeni BA, Syed NA, Allen RC, Longmuir RA, Thurtell MJ. Renal cell carcinoma metastatic to the orbit in a patient with Wegener granulomatosis. J Neuroophthalmol. 2015 Mar;35(1):94-6.

Electronic Publications

Chapters in Books

  • Maltry AC, Cameron JD. (2020) Pathology of the Lens. Albert & Jakobiec’s Principles & Practice of Ophthalmology: Fourth Edition; Albert DM, Miller JW, eds, Elsevier, Inc., pp.3653-3678.
  • Maltry AC, Areaux RG. (2020) The Eye. Husain, Stocker, and Dehner’s Pediatric Pathology: Fifth Edition; Husain AN, Stocker JT, Dehner LP, eds, Wolters Kluwer Health, pp. 410-443.
  • Cameron JD, Maltry AC. (2017) Melanocytic Neoplasms of the Conjunctiva. Cornea: Fundamentals, Diagnosis and Management: Fourth Edition; Mannis MJ, Holland EJ, eds, Elsevier, Inc., pp. 434-441.