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. Sharon Napier, Dr. Christi Willen, and Dr. Melanie Bradley

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, and Dr. Claire Fraser

Dr. Padmaja Sudhakar

Oculoplastics, Orbit, and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Peter Timoney

General Ophthalmology
Dr. John Conklin

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