Welcome to the Eye Institute
The Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute, a national leader as a full-service academic ophthalmology center, is home to 29 physicians, 7 optometrists, and 5 faculty vision scientists whose mission is to improve, restore and preserve sight.
Since we opened our doors more than 40 years ago, the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute has been home to the clinics, surgical centers and research laboratories of the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences.Learn More
Ways To Give
With donor support, we remain among the preeminent eye research centers in the country and continue to generate vital information in the worldwide effort to cure blinding eye disease.Learn More
Through our medical student, residency, fellowship and didactic programs, we are teaching regional doctors as well as the next generation of eye care providers, researchers and surgeons.learn more
Advancing Eye Care
As a regional source for state-of-the-art medical knowledge about eye disease and treatment, our doctors are recognized nationally and internationally for advances in eye care.learn more
Translational Vision Research
As a leader in clinical and translational research, vision science research at MCW supports a solid platform for innovation, collaboration and discovery.learn more
Recent NewsSee All News
MCW Vision Research Team Publishes Findings in JAMA Ophthalmology
December 6, 2019
MCW researchers recently published a study that demonstrates that a vast majority of studies involving OCTA are using inaccurate data due to not accounting for individual differences in eye size.
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Supports Vision Forward's Annual Dining in the Dark Dinner
November 7, 2019
On Sunday, November 3, representatives from the department showed their support for the Vision Forward Association.
Dr. Judy E. Kim Receives Suzanne Veronneau-Troutman Award and Prize from AAO
November 5, 2019
Judy E. Kim, MD, professor of ophthalmology, recognized by the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Women in Ophthalmology (WIO).
Vision Science Research Team Clinical Trial Participation Contributes to FDA Approval of New Drug
October 17, 2019
Approval of Beovu® was based on findings from the Phase III HAWK and HARRIER clinical trials. The Medical College of Wisconsin participated in the HAWK study, enrolling 5 local participants.
Dr. Judy E. Kim named Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Silver Fellow
August 5, 2019
Judy E. Kim, MD, professor of ophthalmology, was inducted as an Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Silver Fellow at the annual meeting in May.
Seminars & Events
For patient care inquires, call us at (414) 955-2020 or use MyChart. Email is for research and education inquiries only.
Eye Institute Location
925 N. 87th St.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 955-6166 (fax)
Continuing Medical Education
Medical Education Coordinator