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Joshua W. Evans, MD

Dr. Joshua Evans

Practice Area

  • Ophthalmology (Advanced Eye Care)
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  • About

    Joshua Evans, MD, attended medical school at the Boonshoft School of Medicine at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. He then completed a residency in the UK Department of Ophthalmology, where he was chief resident. He has also completed a glaucoma fellowship at Indiana University.

    Dr. Evans is a member of the American Glaucoma Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Kentucky Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. His clinical interests include micro-invasive glaucoma surgery, combined cataract and glaucoma surgery, and cataract surgery. Dr. Evans utilizes the iStent® implant as well as other minimally invasive procedures to treat glaucoma.

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology


    Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, Ohio


    Ophthalmology, University of Kentucky, Albert B. Chandler Hospital


    Glaucoma, Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis

  • Locations

    Advanced Eye Care

    Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington
    Fourth and Fifth Floors,
    110 Conn Terrace
    Lexington KY 40508
    Fax: 859-323-8510 (General) and 859-257-6718 (Referring Providers)

    (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.

  • Clinical Interests

    • Microinvasive Glaucoma Surgery
    • Combined Cataract and Glaucoma Surgery
    • Cataract Surgery