Conditions we treat

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences provides medical and surgical services for ocular diseases and eye disorders. The department's faculty offers ophthalmic consultations and performs computerized visual field testing, and diagnostic electrophysiology testing, including electroretinography, visual-evoked potentials, ultrasonography, photography and fluorescein angiography. Subspecialties include retinal and vitreous problems, corneal and external disease, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology, oculo-plastic surgery and pediatric ophthalmology. The department also offers ophthalmic pathology services.


Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
Dr. Julia Stevens, Dr. Christi Willen, Dr. Melanie Bradley, and Dr. John Franklin

Cornea and External Disease
Dr. Seema Capoor, Dr. Douglas Katz, and Dr. WS VanMeter

Dr. Shiela Sanders and Dr. Daniel Moore

Retina (Medical and Surgical)
Dr. P. Andrew Pearson, Dr. Peter Blackburn, Dr. Eric Higgins, Dr. Claire Fraser, Dr. Romulo Albuquerque, and Dr. Ramiro Maldonado

Dr. Padmaja Sudhakar

Oculoplastics, Orbit, and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Peter Timoney

General Ophthalmology
Dr. John Conklin and Dr. Lucy Franklin

Dr. Barbara Crutchfield, Dr. Kristen Piery, and Dr. Shaista Vally

Pediatric Optometry
Dr. Ellen Sanders