If you are experiencing an eye emergency involving sudden vision loss or the acute onset of pain or double vision, call 911 or seek emergency care immediately. The UK Chandler Emergency Department has ophthalmology providers on call 24/7.
UK Advanced Eye Care provides expert eye care for all ages ranging from simple eye exams to diagnosing and treating the most complex eye diseases in a new state-of-the art facility.
Using the widest range and most up-to-date technology in the state, our fellowship-trained specialists are able to diagnose and treat various eye diseases and conditions including:
- Diabetic retinopathy.
- Macular degeneration.
- Amblyopia (lazy eye).
- Blocked tear duct.
- Droopy eyelid.
- Thyroid eye disease.
- Retinal detachment.
- Other ocular health conditions.
Having our entire team of optometrists, general ophthalmologists and specialists together in one location allows for improved efficiency, increased continuity of care, and ease of referrals for further testing, surgical consultation or treatment.
Advanced Eye CareFourth and Fifth Floors,
Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — LexingtonFax: 859-323-8510 (General) and 859-257-6718 (Referring Providers)110 Conn Terrace
Lexington KY 40508
(Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)
*UK Advanced Eye Care is located in leased space inside the new Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington.First floor,
UK HealthCare - TurflandFax: 859-323-56082195 Harrodsburg Road
Lexington KY 40504Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
(Primary eye care)Suite 203,
UK HealthCare - Baptist Health1760 Nicholasville Road
Lexington KY 40503
(Corneal and external diseases, primary eye care, retina and vitreous disorders)
UK Manchester Eye Care231 White St.
Manchester KY 40962
(Primary eye care, retina and vitreous disorders)Suite D,
UK HealthCare Eye Center - Richmond920 Barnes Mills Road
Richmond KY 40475
(Cornea and external diseases, glaucoma, pediatric ophthalmology, primary eye care, retina and vitreous disorders)Suite 3,
UK HealthCare Jessamine Eye Center100 John Sutherland Drive
Nicholasville KY 40356
At UK Advanced Eye Care, we are proud of our patient care services. We are hiring full-time ophthalmic technicians and patient care coordinators. We offer competitive benefits and on-the-job training.
Prospective ophthalmic assistants
BCTC and UK Advanced Eye Care team up to offer free training to become an ophthalmic assistant. The orientation session is Sep. 24, learn more about this opportunity.