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Thomas B. Connor, Jr., MD


Thomas B. Connor, Jr., MD

Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

Specialty: Vitreoretinal Surgery


  • The Eye Institute, Froedtert Hospital
  • 925 N. 87th St.
    Milwaukee, WI

    Westbrook Health Center
    2315 E. Moreland Blvd.
    Waukesha, WI 53186

Contact Information

General Interests

Diabetic Retinopathy, Inherited Retinal Degenerations, Macular Degeneration, Macular Holes and Epiretinal Membranes, Ocular Injuries involving the Retina and Vitreous, Ocular Oncology, Posterior Uveitis, Retina and Vitreous Diseases, Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tears, Retinal Vascular Diseases, Retinitis Pigmentosa, Retinopathy of Prematurity, Vitreoretinal Complications of Cataract Surgery


MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Postgraduate Training
Internship, Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA
Residency, Ophthalmology, Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Fellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute, Milwaukee, WI
Assistant Chief of Service/Director, Ocular Trauma Service, Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD


"Needing to see an eye specialist can be associated with feelings of uncertainty, anxiety and fear. My partners and I want to help. We offer compassion, information, cutting-edge treatment and hope."

Honors and Awards

Listed in Best Doctors in America: Midwest Region, 1996-1997
Listed in Best Doctors in America, 1998-present
Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member, American Society of Retina Specialists
Member, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Member, Milwaukee Ophthalmological Society
Member, Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology

Research Interests

Macular Disease