Our residency program puts you on the path to success by
furnishing you with the skills, clinical judgment and knowledge
essential for a dynamic career in ophthalmology.
The primary mission of the Department of Ophthalmology is:
To accomplish this goal, we have assembled a core group of fellowship-trained, full-time clinical faculty and research scientists supplemented by a dedicated group of volunteer faculty.
A consortium of hospitals that includes Erie County Medical Center, the Buffalo VA Medical Center and the Kaleida Health System (which includes Women's and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo) has formed an alliance with UB’s Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences to provide state-of-the-art health care to the region’s 1.5 million people.
The considerable resources of this system have been incorporated to provide an equally high-quality residency training program.