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Keith Carter, MD, FACS


Welcome from the Chair

Welcome to the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics and thank you for your interest in our department. Established in 1925, the eye department has a long history of providing outstanding care for our patients, conducting leading-edge, collaborative research, and educating the next generation of ophthalmologists and vision science researchers.

  • Keith D. Carter, MD, FACS
  • Lillian C. O'Brien and Dr. C.S. O'Brien Chair in Ophthalmology
  • Chairman and Department Executive Officer of Ophthalmology


Iowa Eye Alumni Reception @ AAO 2023

Saturday, November 4, 2023, 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us at the Iowa Eye Alumni Reception during this year's American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in San Francisco!  Drinks and heavy appetizers will be served. RSVP TODAY