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Specialty Eye Care

Patients come to Wake Forest Baptist Health Eye Center for specialty eye care in these areas of Ophthalmology:

Cataracts: For patients with even the most complex cataract conditions — including those who have had unsuccessful cataract surgery before.

Comprehensive Ophthalmology: The first stop for patients who need a routine exam or have an undiagnosed vision problem.  No referrals needed.

Cornea and External Diseases: Care for dry eye, Fuch's dystrophy, herpes keratitis, keratoconus, pterygium, and other corneal and external diseases. Available specialty eye care treatments include corneal transplants and artificial implants.

Glaucoma: Medicinal, laser and surgical treatments for patients with any type or stage of glaucoma.

LASIK/Refractive Surgery: Includes LASIK and other laser vision correction surgeries.

Neuro-ophthalmology: Diagnoses optic nerve disease, unexplained vision loss, double vision and other visual problems associated with nervous system disorders.

Ocular Immunology: Treats patients with various types of cancers affecting the eye and eye socket (orbit).

Oculofacial Plastic Surgery: Restores eye function and appearance with reconstructive and cosmetic procedures.

Pediatrics, Including Adult Strabismus: Manages all specialty eye care in children from birth to age 18, plus eye muscle disorders in adults.

Retinal Diseases: Provides leading-edge treatment for diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, uveitis and other retinal diseases.

Tumors: Care for patients with benign and malignant tumors that arise in the eye or elsewhere in the body.  It is critical that a tumor specialist decides the prognosis and approach of therapy for these conditions.

Uveitis: Treats patients with this condition, which is a leading cause of blindness in the U.S. and the world. 

Find out what specialty eye care treatment is right for you. Request an appointment online or call 888-716-WAKE.


Last Updated: 10-01-2016
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