• Dr. Erik van Kuijk

    The success of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences is built upon the innovation and drive of every member of our team, from faculty to administrators to technicians. We are driven to provide the best eye care for our patients, discover new treatments, and educate the next generation of eye care professionals.

More experience, more confidence

Microsurgery LabThe Department of Ophthalmology offers a state-of-the-art microsurgery training lab for its residents.

Excellence in patient care

Ophthalmologist Gail SummersOur physicians provide care in all six subspecialty areas of ophthalmology for approximately 71,000 patients annually. 

Working for a cure

imaging of an eyeBecause of the generosity of an anonomous donor, researchers in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences are focused on curing Age-related macular degeneration, a leading cause of vision loss in older adults.