Keith D. Carter, MD

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Welcome from the Chair

Welcome to the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the University of Iowa Hospitals and 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
Lillian C. O'Brien and Dr. C.S. O'Brien Chair in Ophthalmology
Chairman and Department Executive Officer of Ophthalmology


2018 AAO | Iowa Eye Alumni Reception

Saturday, October 27, 2018, 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Join us at the Iowa Eye Alumni Reception during this year's American Academy of Ophthalmology's Annual Meeting. Saturday, October 27, 2018 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM University Club of Chicago 76 East Monroe Street Chicago, IL RSVP to 319.384.8529 or

Clinical Conference: Glaucoma (Armaly Lecture)

Friday, November 9, 2018, 8:45am to 2:30pm

Featured Speaker: Claude Burgoyne, MD, Devers Eye Institute...