Faculty

The Department of Ophthalmology serves as the ophthalmic referral center for central and western Virginia and for parts of West Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee. The Department proudly employs over 60 dedicated and experienced staff members. Its twelve (12) faculty members teach and conduct research with eleven (11) ophthalmology residents and two (2) Ophthalmology fellows. We offer comprehensive Ophthalmic care as well as the following sub-specialties: Anterior Segment/Cornea, Glaucoma, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Oculo-plastics, Pediatrics, and Medical and Surgical Retina.

Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Cornea & Anterior Segment

Cornea & Refractive

Glaucoma

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Ocular Oncology

Oculoplastics & Orbital Reconstructive Surgery

Optometry & Contact Lens

Pathology

Research

Vitreo-Retinal Disease, Uveitis, & Ocular Immunology

Vitreo-Retinal Disease & Surgery

Clinical Faculty

  • B. Christian Carter, MD (Pediatric)
  • Bruce T. Carter, MD (Pediatric)
  • Brian P. Conway, MD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)

Visiting Faculty

  • Jennifer Davis, OD (Contact Lens)
  • Nicola G. Ghazi, MD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)
  • David, M. Harman, MD (Comprehensive)
  • Andrew Holzman, MD (Refractive)
  • Binoy R. Jani, MD (Cornea & Refractive Surgery)
  • David Khorram, MD (Comprehensive)
  • Todd J. Long, MD (Comprehensive)
  • Mohit Nanda, MD (Vitreo-retinal)
  • G. Peyton Netrour, MD (Refractive)
  • Rachna D. Patel, MD (Cornea & External Disease)
  • L. Edward Perraut, MD (Refractive Surgery)
  • Stephen Record, OD (Contact Lens & Low Vision)
  • Marc Shields, MD (Oculopastics & Orbital Disease)
  • Eric D. Weber, MD (Neuro-ophthalmology)

Joint Appointments

Emeritus Faculty

  • Brian P. Conway, MD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)
  • James S. Tiedeman, MD, PhD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)

VAMC Full-Time Faculty

  • Kelly Kruk, MD (Comprehensive)
  • Damien M. Luviano, MD, FACS (Comprehensive)

VAMC Visiting Faculty

  • Timothy R. Byrnes, MD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)
  • Kurt W.L. Guelzow, MD (Oculoplastics & Orbital Disease)
  • David G. Harper, MD (Neuro-ophthalmology)
  • Craig D. Hartranft, MD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)
  • John L. Hines, MD (Vitreo-retinal Disease)
  • Nicholas A. Ramey, MD (Oculoplastics & Orbital Disease)
  • George W. Riddick, Jr., MD (Comprehensive)
  • William M. Thompson, MD (Comprehensive)