The Uveitis Division provides evaluation and treatment of patients with ocular inflammatory disease.
2 ophthalmic consultants.
1-2 sub specialty fellows.
1-2 rotating residents.
The services/functions of the Uveitis Division are as follows:
- Comprehensive evaluation to determine etiology of infectious versus noninfectious uveitis of the anterior and posterior segments, including diagnostic aspiration of aqueous and vitreous, and comprehensive medical examinations in collaboration with the Department of Medicine;
- Topical and systemic immunosuppressive therapy in collaboration with the Department of Medicine;
- Surgical care, which, because of its complexity, often requires a multidisciplinary approach from anterior segment, glaucoma, and vitreoretinal subspecialties.