Ophthalmology (Specialty Clinic)

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital's mission is to identify and respond to the health and wellness needs of the region. As a service to our neighbors, we expand your health care options by granting hospital privileges to credentialed physicians so they may bring their medical specialty to our area.

Board certified physicians specializing in the function and diseases of the eye are members of the medical staff at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital. Offering skilled care to children and adults, these specialists provide treatment for issues that impact vision and your eyes, including:

  • Nearsightedness (myopia)
  • Farsightedness
  • Astigmatism
  • Presbyopia
  • Blepharitis
  • Strabismus
  • Cataracts
  • Macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal detachment

Ophthalmology Services

  • No-stitch cataract surgery
  • Repair of macular holes
  • Retinal surgery
  • Corneal transplants
  • Glaucoma surgery
  • Strabismus surgery

Appointments and Information

Clinics are held at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital every Thursday.

For more information, please call 828-766-1752, or search our Physician Directory to locate ophthalmologists.

Physicians providing the referenced services are credentialed members of Blue Ridge Regional Hospital medical staff; they are not employed by Blue Ridge Regional Hospital.