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  • Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


    Chair: P. Andrew Pearson, MD  

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 1-800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences provides medical and surgical services for ocular diseases and eye disorders. The department’s faculty offers ophthalmic consultations and performs computerized visual field testing, diagnostic electrophysiology testing (electroretinography, visual-evoked potentials), ultrasonography, photography and fluorescein angiography. Subspecialties include retinal and vitreous problems, corneal and external disease, glaucoma, oculofacial plastic surgery, neuro-ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology. The department also offers ophthalmic pathology services.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-5867    Fax: 859-323-8510


  • Specializing in evaluations for:

    • Cataracts
    • Congenital deformities
    • Corneal and external ocular diseases
    • Corneal transplantation
    • Diabetic retinopathy
    • Electrophysiological testing
    • Eye injuries and trauma glaucoma
    • Lachrymal disorders service
    • Laser vision correction
    • Low-vision service
    • Neuro-ophthalmology
    • Oculoplastic surgery
    • Ophthalmic pathology
    • Ophthalmic prosthetics
    • Orbital trauma service
    • Orbital tumors
    • Pediatric ophthalmology
    • Ptosis
    • Strabismus
    • Retinal and vitreous strabismus
    • Thyroid disease
    • Uveitis
  • Clinic Locations

    Kentucky Clinic (Main Clinic)
    (Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)
    Third Floor, Wing C
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

    Kentucky Clinic South (Refractive Surgery)
    2400 Greatstone Point
    Lexington KY 40504
    859-257-2020

    Central Baptist Eye Clinic
    (Cornea and external diseases, retina and vitreous diseases, pediatric ophthalmology, glaucoma and primary eye care)
    1760 Nicholasville Road, Suite 203
    Lexington KY 40503
    859-275-4001

    UK HealthCare Jessamine Eye Center
    (Primary eye care, retina and vitreous diseases, pediatric ophthalmology, glaucoma)
    100 John Sutherland Drive, Suite 3
    Nicholasville KY 40536
    859-881-1400
    NOTE: Patients of Dr. Katz may order contact lenses online.

    UK HealthCare Eye Center-Richmond
    (Cornea and external diseases, glaucoma, pediatric ophthalmology, primary eye care, retina and vitreous diseases)
    920 Barnes Mills Road, Suite D
    Richmond KY 40475
    859-624-3937

    Outreach Clinics

    Campbellsville

    Rinne, J.R., MD
    (Retina and vitreous diseases)
    1886 Old Lebanon Road
    Campbellsville KY 42718
    270-465-9237

    Corbin

    Kentucky Eye Institute
    (Retina and vitreous diseases, oculofacial plastic surgery)
    65 E. City Dam Road
    Corbin KY 40701
    606-528-9393 or 800-593-9383

    Mackey & Mackey
    (Retina and vitreous diseases)
    281 N. Commonwealth Ave.
    Corbin KY 40701
    800-328-1143

    Harlan

    ARH Daniel Boone Clinic
    (Retina and vitreous diseases)
    37 Ball Park Road
    Harlan KY 40831
    606-573-4520 

    London

    Huffman & Huffman
    (Corneal and external diseases, retinal and vitreous diseases, oculofacial plastic surgery)
    503 N. Main St.
    London KY 40741
    606-877-1877

    Maysville

    Maysville Clinic and Surgery Center
    (Retina and vitreous diseases, oculofacial plastic surgery, glaucoma)
    1360 Medical Park Drive
    Maysville KY 41056
    606-759-5341 

    Morehead 

    Kentucky Eye Institute
    (Retina and vitreous diseases)
    333 Beacon Hill Road, Suite 200
    Morehead KY 40351
    606-784-3393 or 800-593-9366 

    Paris

    Bourbon Medical Center
    (Primary eye care)
    2017 S. Main St.
    Paris KY 40361
    859-987-3910

    Somerset

    Huffman & Huffman
    (Cornea and external diseases, retina and vitreous diseases, oculofacial plastic surgery)
    350 Hospital Way, Suite 250
    Somerset KY 42503
    606-679-7461

    Mailing Address

    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
    Kentucky Clinic, C301
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284


Page last updated: 7/26/2013 2:06:02 PM