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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 & 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


CANCELED: Clinical Conference: Retina

Friday, April 17, 2020, 8:45am to 2:30pm


CANCELED: Iowa Eye Reception @ ARVO 2020

Monday, May 4, 2020, 7:00pm to 9:30pm

UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED The University of Iowa will be hosting alumni and friends for a social gathering during ARVO 2020! Join us to enjoy food and drink with colleagues and friends. Monday, May 4, 2020 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM Pratt Street Ale House 206 W Pratt St, Baltimore, MD To RSVP or for questions, contact joe-schmidt@uiowa.edu or 319-384-8529.