Lanning B. Kline, MD, professor and former chairman of the UAB Department of Ophthalmology, remembers his youth in Alberta, Canada. His father was the proprietor of a successful jewelry store and would enlist his son’s help during busy holidays. Dr. Kline’s father was trained as an optometrist...
The Lions Eye Clinic serves patients through providing eye exams, referrals for low-vision assistance, and other important services for patients in need of eye care. Last year alone, the Lions Clinic served more than 4,000 Alabamians.
Call it a hack, a workaround, or cutting-edge photography. Brian Samuels, MD, PhD, an associate professor at UAB School of Medicine’s Department of Ophthalmology, has adapted inexpensive video cameras to create 3D training videos for surgeons. This unique innovation may soon be extended to other...
Virginia Lolley, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor in the UAB Department of Ophthalmology, knows how it feels to be an accomplished ophthalmologist in a medical field once labeled “a gentleman’s subspecialty.”
The UAB Department of Ophthalmology is enhancing its residency program with a new track, giving incoming residents the option to participate in an in-depth clinical or basic research project of their choice.