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Memphis Eye Doctors & Vision Care Specialists

Hamilton Eye Institute at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Department of Ophthalmology provides comprehensive eye exams and specialty eye care for Memphis and the Mid-South.  It also attracts patients from throughout the region and world.  Hamilton Eye Institute is nationally renowned among the top 10 ophthalmology institutes in the country for its expertise in treating complex eye conditions.  For more than a decade, many member of our faculty have consistently been listed among Best Doctors in America for the quality of care they provide to patients.

Our vision care services include comprehensive eye exams, cataract surgery, cornea and external disease, glaucomaneuro-ophthalmology, oculoplastic and ophthalmic oncology, pediatric eye care and strabismus, and retina care.

We have two locations in Memphis.  Please visit the Find a Physician and Patient Care pages to learn more.

Vision Care

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MAR
2014

Cataract

A cataract is discoloration or cloudiness that forms in the lens of...
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APR
2014
Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Comprehensive

It’s important to have an eye exam at any age. Some conditions of the...
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MAY
2014
Cornea

Cornea/External Disease

The cornea is the transparent front part of the eye.  It functions to...
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MAR
2014
Glaucoma

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a condition in which high eye pressure leads to...
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MAR
2014
Low Vision Services

Low Vision Service

The goal of the Lions Low Vision Service at the Hamilton Eye Institute...
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MAR
2014
Neuro-Ophthalmology

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Neuro-ophthalmology is a subspecialty within ophthalmology that...
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MAR
2014
Ocuplastic & Oncology

Oculoplastic and Oncology

Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The oculofacial plastic,...
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FEB
2014
Pediatric Center

Pediatrics

The pediatric center at HEI is designed with a colorful solar system...
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MAR
2014
Retina

Retina

The retina is inside the eye and contains specialized cells called...

News

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This fall, through the combined efforts of many outstanding medical professionals from HEI and LeBonheur Children’s Hospital, 80 children in Guatemala received corrective surgery for crossed eyes...
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Research

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Retinal Diagnostics

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Working with scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratories (ORNL) and Automated Medical Diagnostics of Memphis, Edward Chaum, MD, PhD, Plough Professor of Retinal Diseases at HEI, has developed...
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