For Eye Care Physicians

For more information about the educational and research programs in the department of ophthalmology, please visit the College of Medicine site.

Physician to physician communication

For complex patients or those needing immediate care, UK Advanced Eye Care providers are available by calling UK•MDs (K-CATS) at 800-888-5533 (selection option 2).

UK•MDs (K-CATS) allows you to consult with our clinical staff regarding routine or difficult diagnoses, discuss new or alternative treatment modalities, make patient referrals, follow patient progress and discuss post-discharge care. When you call, the operator will quickly route your call to the physician, department or division you request.

For routine appointments, please call 859-323-5867.

Referring provider notes

For all referrals, please fax patient records to 859-257-6718.

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Please visit CECentral for education materials.