UMass Memorial Medical Center offers you and your loved ones a wide range of medical, surgical and consultative care for adults and children with diseases and disorders of the eye. Our ophthalmologists (eye doctors) have extensive training in many diseases and conditions of the eye – from common to complex.

You may choose to visit our convenient Eye Center located on our Hahnemann Campus, or select your care from one of our highly skilled ophthalmologists in your community offices located throughout Worcester and Central Massachusetts.

Eye Care in Central Massachusetts

Few eye centers give you the level of care that the UMass Memorial Eye Center offers. From personalized, convenient access to the latest diagnostic technology and care from a team of highly skilled and specialized ophthalmologists, we give you the eye care that you need.

Our team treats many common and complex eye diseases and disorders including:

  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Dry eye and tear duct disorders
  • Hereditary eye diseases
  • Thyroid eye disease
  • Uveitis (inflammation of the uvea – the middle of the eye)
  • Vascular diseases of the retina
  • Vitreoretinal (retina) diseases

Specialized Eye Services in Central Massachusetts

Our ophthalmology team at UMass Memorial provides highly advanced eye services including:

  • Cancer reconstruction
  • Electrophysiology
  • Fluorescein and Indocyanine Green (ICG) angiography (two dye-injected exams of your retina)
  • Ocular ultrasonography (test for detached retinas and other traumas of the eye)
  • Ophthalmic photography
  • Perimetry (visual test for glaucoma)

Research and Clinical Trials

Through our partnership with UMass Medical School, we perform research and clinical trials. This means that you benefit from the latest diagnostic and treatment options for diseases of the eye that come from this research. Learn more about eye research and clinical trials.

Eye Care Close to Home

Our community hospitals offer you access to expert preventive, diagnostic, consultative and treatment for conditions and diseases of the eye.