A new, state-of-the-art surgical skills training facility is in the works for the UW Department of Ophthalmology.
The WAIVS project brings together a group of engineers, basic science researchers, and clinicians who are building an imaging lab featuring an Adaptive Optics (AO) platform.
Many emerging technologies may not adequately take into account the needs and preferences of people with visual impairments, including low vision.
As we continue to navigate the pandemic’s impact on our global community, DOVS Global Ophthalmology (GO) Initiatives remains committed to advancing global collaborations. Over the last year we successfully adapted a series of educational activities to increase accessibility and participation of global colleagues.
Caring for little ones and their families is a big part of what we do in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences.
In low vision optometry, we do a full functional vision assessment to get a better understanding of how people with vision loss perform tasks and where they’re struggling. This gives us an idea of how we can help
The UW Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is proud to be a leader among our peer institutions in publication output, year after year. Our success is the result of collaborations across campus and across the world.