Diabetes Eye Care
The UMass Memorial Eye Center is staffed by board-certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmologists who are highly regarded experts in their fields. They not only care for patients, but also conduct research and teach and train tomorrow’s physicians as faculty of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. This means you benefit from their leading-edge knowledge about eye disease and today’s most advanced treatments.
Shlomit Schaal, MD, PhD Professor and Department Chair, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences University of Massachusetts Medical School. Dr. Schaal develops methods for early detection of diabetic retinopathy.
Juan Ding, OD, PhD As an optometrist and faculty member, Dr. Ding screens diabetic eye diseases at Diabetes Center at the Ambulatory Care Center, as well as provides optometric services at the Eye Center including refraction, and comprehensive eye exams to adults and pediatric patients. She also facilitates the Ophthalmology Consult Service within the UMass Memorial Medical Center.