Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the Eye Institute

Education

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.

Medical Education and CME

The Eye Institute provides a variety of continuing professional education and didactic programs, including the regularly scheduled series Ophthalmology Grand Rounds and the Vision Science Distinguished Lecture Series.

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Lectures and CME

Grand Rounds, scientific symposiums and more providing continuing professional education.

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Case Studies

Gain insight on the typical history and initial examination of various ophthalmic disorders.

Graduate Medical Education

Our graduate medical education includes fellowship and residency programs. 

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Fellowship Programs

Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery, Orbital and Oculoplastic Surgery, and Pediatric Ophthalmology.

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Residency Programs

Train with experts in diagnosis and management of medical and surgical diseases of the eye.

Contact Ophthalmology

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

 

Appointments

(414) 955-2020

(414) 955-6166 (fax)

 

Continuing Medical Education

Mary Schafer

mschafer@mcw.edu

(414) 955-7840

 

Medical Education Coordinator

Leslie Bencivenga

lbencive@mcw.edu or Ophth-Residency@mcw.edu

 

Director of Development - Ophthalmology

Gina Vrtochnick

gvrtochnick@mcw.edu

(414) 955-5906 

Refer to Us - Consultation requests

Physician Referral Form (PDF)

Fax to (414) 955-0136

 

Emergent Requests

Within 48 hours call

(414) 955-2020

 

Research

Vesper Williams

vewilliams@mcw.edu

(414) 955-7862

 

Advanced Ocular Imaging Program

aoip@mcw.edu

(414) 955-2647

 

Communications

Juliann Kelly

jukelly@mcw.edu

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