Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at the Eye Institute

Edward M. Barnett, MD, PhD

Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


  • The Eye Institute
  • The Eye Institute
    925 N. 87th St.
    Milwaukee, WI 53226

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

Contact Information


MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, 1995
PhD, Neuroscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1995

Postgraduate Training
Internship, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI, 1996
Residency, Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA, 1999
Fellowship, Glaucoma, Washington University Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, St. Louis, MO, 2000

Honors and Awards

1987 Phi Beta Kappa
1991 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2006-2013 America’s Top Ophthalmologists – Consumer’s Research Council of America
2011-2014 Best Doctors in America
2001 Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
2010 ABO Maintenance of Certification
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Glaucoma Society (AGS)