P. Andrew Pearson received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine. He completed a fellowship at the Duke University Eye Center, Durham, N.C. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
He is a recognized expert in the field of ocular drug delivery and has been a co-developer of several FDA-approved sustained drug delivery devices for the treatment of retinal disease.
My goal, as chairman of the department, is to build a really top-notch academic program for the institution and for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. I'm inspired by the growth. Our faculty has more than quadrupled, our patient volumes are way up and we provide high-quality complex care for the entire region. I'm inspired to continue that growth and to expand our reach to help people who need eye care. We have specialists in every subspecialty field in ophthalmology so patients can expect the best care for whatever their problem is.
Faculty RankProfessor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
University of Kentucky
Duke University Eye Center, Durham, N.C.
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Ophthalmology
I was having eye issues. Dr. Pearson saw me within 3 hours of notifying him. I had a retinal tear and he took care of me immediately. I am employee of UK healthcare and proud to say I work there especially after the care I received from the eye clinic. Exceptional in every way...
Best of all in their field.
this was my first time at the UK Advanced Eye Care Center. I was very impressed with the whole experience.
Dr. Pearson and his team are excellent
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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)
Huffman & Huffman Ophthalmology - Hazard161 Citizens Lane
Hazard, KY 41701
(Retina and vitreous disorders, glaucoma)
The Retina Clinic is open on the second Wednesday of every month. The Glaucoma Clinic is open four times a year on the fifth Thursday of the month.
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