Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences

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June, 2018

The Eye Team Reaches Out to the Worcester Community

Members of the Eye Team actively participated in the annual Multicultural Women’s Health Summit, that took place at UMass Medical School on Saturday, June 16th. This signature event, conceived by Dr. Deborah Plummer, and executed by her Diversity and Inclusion team, is aimed to provide health information and education to women of our community. Read more ›

Health Summit-2018

May, 2018

Eye Team Participates in UMMHC Standards of Respect Initiative

Laura Flynn (Director of Performance, Learning & Education) & Pauline Huie (Sr. Organization Development Specialist), from the Organization & People Development team (OPD), facilitated the Standards of Respects workshop to the Eye Team at Hahnemann Clinic. The Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences was selected as a pilot group due to their ingenuity and resourcefulness and being recognized as Innovators of the Year. Read more ›

Standards of Respect Initiative

May, 2018

Dr. Lucian Del Priore Discusses Stem Cell Therapeutics for Degenerative Retinal Diseases

Vision Seminar guest speaker, Lucian Del Priore, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science at Yale University and chief of ophthalmology at Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH), summarized decades of basic bench research and advanced clinical research in the field of stem cell transplantation. Read more ›

Dr. Lucian Del Priore

May, 2018

Newsletter Spring 2018

Dear Colleagues and Friends, I am delighted to invite you to read the 2018 spring edition of UMass Insight Newsletter. https://bit.ly/2rKRklS Shlomit Schaal, M.D., Ph.D. Professor and Department Chair.

Newsletter Spring 2018

May, 2018

NEW Eye Clinic - Now Open at Northborough Crossing

On April 2nd, Dr. Schaal announced a new additional location for UMass Eye Center. "I am happy to announce that we have opened this week another location for UMass Memorial Eye Center. The new clinic has state of the art equipment and is conveniently located at the Northborough Crossing Medical Group site. There is free parking and an option for same-day appointment.” Dr. Schaal mentioned that the new location will be more convenient to many patients, who live east of Lake Quinsigamond.

The new location offers well eye care and also specialty care, such as: Retina Services, Oculoplastics, Contact Lens Service, and Cataract Evaluation.

Please note our NEW clinic location at Northborough Xing:
Address: 333 SW Cutoff, Northborough, MA 01532
Phone: (774) 570-5000

Northborough Eye Clinic