Prioritizing state-of-the-art, accessible eye healthcare, WVU Eye Institute specialists are available to diagnose and treat a wide range of specialized, complex vision disorders.
Your go-to center for specialized eye conditions in West Virginia
With a wide range of highly skilled eye specialists, the WVU Eye Institute has the expertise necessary to diagnose and treat the wide range of eye problems children or adults may experience.
Many of our WVU Eye Institute providers are offering the only available care in the state or region for various eye diseases, including uveitis and thyroid eye disease. Ranging from reconstructive improvements to the most delicate vision procedures, our eye specialists can assist you with individualized care to bring about a better outcome for your vision.
Specialty services available at the WVU Eye Institute include:
Corneal and External Diseases →
Ocular Immunology and Uveitis →
Retina and Vitreoretinal Surgery →
Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery →
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus →
Funding Visual Science Research
Making untreatable vision problems treatable: WVU receives $11M for visual sciences research center
A clinical trial conducted by the WVU Eye Institute for the use of EYELEA, an injection medication, has led to FDA approval for the treatment of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).
The experts at the WVU Eye Institute conduct ongoing clinical trials and research studies.
Learn more about the WVU School of Medicine Department of Opthalmology and Visual Sciences.