People seek out the Vanderbilt Eye Institute for high-quality care for retinal disease. Our ophthalmologists are all highly trained specialists who use the most advanced technologies and approaches for a customized treatment that’s just right for you.
The members of our team of doctors and surgeons are nationally recognized as leading experts in their field. With extensive specialized training, they are uniquely prepared to diagnose, treat and manage the full spectrum of eye diseases and disorders.
We offer a full range of treatments for retinal diseases, from basic procedures to the most-advanced surgeries and treatments for the retina and surrounding tissue. That means we can offer a personalized treatment plan that meets your specific needs.
We use the most advanced technology available to provide top-notch care from diagnosis to surgery. We can measure blood flow to the eye using optical coherence tomography angiography, which is extremely accurate and less invasive than other methods. We treat tumors of the eye with intra-arterial treatment, which reduces the need for radiation and chemotherapy. And we are one of the first centers in Tennessee to offer the Iluvien implant to patients with diabetic retinopathy.
We work together to ensure that you receive the comprehensive care you need. Our team members collaborate with each other, as well as with experts in other medical disciplines, to provide you with individual care that addresses your unique needs.
We log more than 15,000 patient visits and perform more than 1,500 vitreoretinal surgeries per year. You can be confident we have the experience necessary to provide the best care for you.
As part of an academic medical center, we offer access to some of the most promising new approaches being tested in clinical trials. Find a clinical trial.
We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including: