Peter J. Blackburn, MD

Clinical interests

  • Ophthalmology
  • Retina and Vitreous Disease
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity

Peter J. Blackburn, MD


My name is Peter Blackburn; I received my medical degree from the University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver. I then completed a fellowship at University of Kentucky, Lexington.

Blackburn is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics


University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Ophthalmology

Advanced Eye Care

Shriners Medical Center
Fourth and Fifth Floors
110 Conn Terrace
Lexington KY 40508

Call 859-323-5867
Fax 859-323-8510

(Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)

Starting March 20, appointments will be scheduled at the new Shriner's location.

UK HealthCare Parking Garage (Parking Structure #8) is directly behind Shriners Medical Center.

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Kentucky Eye Institute
65 E. City Dam Road
Corbin KY 40701

Call 606-528-9393
Call 800-593-9393

(Oculofacial plastic surgery) 

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Mackey & Mackey Vision Center
281 N. Commonwealth Ave.
Corbin KY 40701

Call 800-328-1143

(Retina and vitreous diseases) 

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Rinne, J.R., MD
1886 Old Lebanon Road
Campbellsville KY 42718

Call 270-465-9237

(Retina and vitreous diseases) 

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Appalachian Regional Healthcare Daniel Boone Eye Clinic
37 Ball Park Road
Harlan KY 40831

Call 606-573-4520

(Retina and vitreous diseases) 

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Huffman & Huffman
1849 S US Highway 421
Harlan KY 40831

Call 606-573-6928

(Primary eye care, retina and vitreous diseases)

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Huffman & Huffman
503 N. Main St.
London KY 40741

Call 606-877-1877

(Corneal and external diseases, glaucoma, retinal and vitreous diseases, oculofacial plastic surgery) 

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Kentucky Eye Institute
Suite 200
333 Beacon Hill Road
Morehead KY 40351

Call 800-593-9366 (toll free)

(Retina and vitreous diseases)

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Huffman & Huffman
Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital
Suite 250
303 Langdon St.
Somerset KY 42503

Call 606-679-7461

(Cornea and external diseases, glaucoma, retina and vitreous diseases, oculofacial plastic surgery)

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