R. Mark Hatfield, OD, MD, FACS

R. Mark Hatfield, OD, MD, FACS


Professor and Administrative Chair




  • American Medical Association
  • Kanawha Valley Ophthalmological Society
  • WV Optometric Association
  • WV Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • American Optometric Association
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Kanawha Medical Society
  • American Society of Retinal Surgeons
  • WV Medical Association
  • 2014 MU Alumni Association Award of Distinction
  • 2013 Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine Alumni Association Distinguished Alumnus
  • 2013 Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary Distinguished Alumnus Award
  • University of Illinois Department of Ophthalmology Outstanding Resident
  • 1993 Valedictorian, University of Illinois
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • 1980 and 1981 MU School of Medicine Outstanding Student
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society
  • Gold Key Society
  • Tomb and Key Honor Society
  • Eugene W. Strawn Memorial Award


  • Medical School: Marshall University School of Medicine
  • Surgical Internship: Marshall University School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Illinois - Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship: Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's - Vitreoretinal Fellowship