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Preserving Your Eyesight

Your eye is a complex and delicate organ, and working on it requires a high level of expertise. Whether you need the removal of a stye or a tumor, you should trust your eyes to the most skilled hands.

We diagnose and correct problems, including eye tumors, glaucoma, nerve damage and vision loss.

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Eye Care

Your eye is a complex and delicate organ, and working on it requires a high level of expertise. Whether you need the removal of a stye or a tumor, you should trust your eyes to the most skilled hands possible.

Preserving Your Eyesight

Your eye is a complex and delicate organ, and working on it requires a high level of expertise. Whether you need the removal of a stye or a tumor, you should trust your eyes to the most skilled hands.

We diagnose and correct problems, including eye tumors, glaucoma, nerve damage and vision loss.

UVA Eye Care Services

  • UVA's eye care services include:

    • One of only five neuro-ophthalmologists in Virginia, making us a primary center for treating optic nerve conditions, brain tumors, nerve palsies and head trauma

    • One of the only practices in the region performing DSAEK (Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty), an innovative new cornea transplant method

    • Diagnostic electroretinogram, or ERG, to diagnose diseases of the retina

  • Our advanced technologies include lasers, instruments and surgical techniques, including:

    • High-risk corneal transplants

    • Eye surgery to repair your vision

    • Treatment of cataracts with lens implants

    • Specialized computers to assess the quality of your cornea's surface

    • Early diagnosis of glaucoma

    Find out more about our advanced eye treatments.

The Life of Your Eyes

Eye Health

We care about the long-term well-being of your eyes. We can help educate you about steps you can take to increase your eye health. These steps include:

  • Practicing good eye hygiene
  • Cleaning and caring for your contact lenses
  • Using safety goggles
  • Taking vitamins to slow down or prevent low vision
  • Scheduling routine visits with an eye doctor when you have diabetes
  • Learning how other diseases can affect your eyes
    Eye Care For Children

    At UVA Children's Hospital, we provide care for your child's vision, as well as treat issues like cataracts, glaucoma and brain conditions.

    Learn more
 about pediatric eye care.

    MyChart

    MyChart is an electronic medical record. With MyChart:

    • You and your doctor see your records and tests in one place.

    • It's easy for you to communicate with your healthcare providers.

    • Your UVA doctors to work together more efficiently to provide you with the best care possible.

    • You can ask for appointments online.

    Access MyChart.

    Make an Appointment

    Call us at 434.924.5485

    or make an appointment online.

    Treatment Near You

    Eye Care Clinics

    Get maps, location, directions, contact information for your visit to:

    Low Vision Support Group

    Join us for this free monthly seminar and discussion group. Find out about new treatments, research and resources and get support.

    When: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., third Monday, March - November

    Where: Westminster-Canterbury, Pantops

    Free parking and refreshments. No reservations needed.

    Make an Appointment

    Call us at 434.243.3675

    or make an appointment online.