Dr. Douglas Katz graduated from University of Michigan Medical School and served his ophthalmology residency at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center. He then completed a fellowship in cornea, external disease and anterior segment surgery at the University of Minnesota. He treats medical and surgical conditions of the cornea and performs cataract and anterior segment surgery. He has an interest in corneal transplantation and infections, including herpetic eye disease and herpes zoster that affects the eye. He has lectured nationally and internationally and has written multiple textbook chapters in the field.
Faculty RankAssociate Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor
William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich.
University of Michigan, School of Medicine, Kellogg Eye Center, Ann Arbor
Cornea and External Disease, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Ophthalmology
*Katz & staff - TOP NOTCH!
*Dr. Katz and his staff took away a lot of my fears about my eye surgery.
This was the first time I have seen Dr. Katz. It was also the first time that an opthalmologist saw me within 1 hour of the appointment time. I hope Dr. Katz will continue to be my doctor.
no issues at this visit, Dr. Katz and Staff were very professional.
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- Ocular Surface Disease
- Herpes Simplex Eye Disease
- Herpes Zoster Eye Disease
- Corneal infections
- Corneal transplantation surgery
- Cataract surgery
- Pterygium surgery
- Best Doctors® in America, 2015-16
- Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
Advanced Eye Care
Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — LexingtonFax 859-323-8510 (General) and 859-257-6718 (Referring Providers)110 Conn Terrace
Fourth and Fifth Floors
Lexington, KY 40508
(Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)
UK HealthCare - Baptist Health1760 Nicholasville Road
Lexington, KY 40503
(Corneal and external diseases, primary eye care, retina and vitreous disorders)
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