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School of Medicine


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Ophthalmology

We're dedicated to providing some of the best physician training in the region through our residency program. The students that we train make a difference in the optical health of South Carolinians. 

Partnership with Palmetto Health

Thanks to our partnership with Palmetto Health, we're able to offer our patients an extensive level of expertise and a wide variety of specialists. We work to diagnose and treat a full range of eye-related diseases and conditions for patients of all ages. 

 

Ophthalmology Residency 

Recognized as one of the top programs in the Southeast for more than two decades, this residency program will give you considerable surgical experience and expose you to a broad range of pathological conditions. You'll work closely in the clinics with full-time faculty supervision and local, community-based ophthalmologist. Third year residents often have over 200 intraocular cases, which will help you gain the skills and confidence you need to practice on your own. 

 

Patient Care

Our group is committed to addressing eye health problems for our patients and focused on the prevention of vision impairment and blindness. We provide patient care through our partnership with Palmetto Health.

Our specialties:

  • Pediatric ophthalmology
  • Refractive surgery
  • Ophthalmic plastic surgery
  • Reconstructive procedures
  • Cataracts
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Ptosis
  • Strabismus
  • Macular degeneration
  • Corneal disease