Christi M. Willen, MD


Christi Willen received her medical degree from the University of Louisville, School of Medicine, graduating summa cum laude. After an internship at Carraway Methodist Hospital in Birmingham, Ala. she completed an ophthalmology residency at the University of Alabama, Birmingham. She then completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at the University of Kentucky, Lexington. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus.

Dr. Willen is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She has special interest in pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus, and adult motility disorders.

Faculty Rank

  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics
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Training & Education


University of Louisville, School of Medicine


University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham


Pediatric Ophthalmology, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Ophthalmology

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