Professor Kenneth Cohen, MD led the third annual Tri-Residency Phaco Training Course, hosted by UNC Eye. The North Carolina Eye Bank Surgical Skills Lab at UNC served as the setting as residents from UNC, Duke University, Wake Forest University, and Medical University of South Carolina took part.
Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, and Opticians all play a significant role in providing eye care to patients. Learn the difference between each role in this informative video produced by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
The UNC Optical Shop will have adjusted hours during the Holiday season. In addition, state employees are reminded to use their Superior Vision benefits before Dec. 31, 2014 and Flexible Spending Account before March 15, 2015.
The Winter 2015 UNC Eye Newsletter discusses our new Campaign Advisory Board, introduces six new clinical faculty members and one new scientific research faculty member, announces two exciting new expansions, and focuses on our new Ocular Oncology team, among other topics.
Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH, Chairman of the UNC Department of Ophthalmology, was recently announced as the recipient of an outstanding humanitarian award from one of the field’s most prestigious professional organizations.
According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, more than 32 million people around the world have lost their vision entirely. Find out more about blindness, its global impact, and how you can help UNC Eye combat eye disease in North Carolina and elsewhere by becoming a scientific research partner.
Under the leadership of Richard Davis, MD, UNC Eye is pleased to announce the opening of the UNC Dry Eye Management Center, focused on the evaluation and treatment of Dry Eye Disease.
Fellows specialize in Cornea, Glaucoma, and Retina, respectively. Also provide clinical instruction.
New physicians specialize in Cornea, Uveitis, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, and Ocular Oncology