Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the Eye Institute

Medical College of Wisconsin Named in the Top Ten A+ Academic Ophthalmology Institutions by Ophthalmology Business Minute

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) was recently named an A+ academic institution for its ophthalmology residency program by Ophthalmology Business Minute. MCW is in the top ten programs to be listed in the A+ category. The publication gathered data and ranked 112 academic ophthalmology programs in the United States by surveying program coordinators and collecting information from the program’s ophthalmology residency websites.

The criteria used to rank the institutions included:

  • The sub-specialties represented at each program
  • Access to a wet lab, a surgical simulator and LASIK training
  • Data on the number of cataract surgeries residents perform before graduation