The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Department of Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology Residency Program

Residency Program

The Medical School coordinates all residency training programs. Each year, ophthalmology enrolls three residents out of approximately 300 applicants for the three-year residency program.

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Ophthalmology Research


Ophthalmology and Visual Science faculty are at the forefront of research into the causes and treatments of ocular disease, from the investigation of basic biological mechanisms to the development of new treatment methods.

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Ophthalmology Continuing Education


The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science enhances the education of undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students and trainees by providing a variety of clinical rotations in both inpatient and outpatients settings.

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Ophthalmology Special Programs


Patients come to the Cizik Eye Clinic not only from the greater Houston area and throughout Texas, but also from all across the United States and around the world.



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