Learn more about our Waltham specialists, and the ophthalmology services offered at Mass. Eye and Ear, Waltham.
The general ophthalmology services at Mass. Eye and Ear, Waltham range from routine eye care, such as eye exams and treatment of dry eye, to treatment of complex diseases. Our specialists perform advanced cataract surgery using the latest technology, including the femtosecond laser for customized, precision cataract surgery.
Our cornea specialists offer care to patients with corneal, eye surface and refractive disorders, including specialized diagnostic testing, treatment and advanced surgical procedures such as cornea transplantation and post care. Our expertise includes the leading-edge corneal cross-linking procedure to treat patients with keratoconus.
Our Waltham clinicians provide expert refractive surgery evaluations, using the most advanced techniques and technology available today. Procedures are performed on site, and include photo-refractive keratectomy (PRK) and laser in-situ keratomileusis (LASIK). Our specialists perform procedures using advanced, Opti-LASIK™ Laser Vision Correction technology. To request an appointment in Waltham: email MEERefractive@meei.harvard.edu or call 1-833-LASER-99.
Our optometry team provides routine eye care, as well as prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses. With extensive knowledge of contact lens fitting methods, techniques and the newest available lens modalities, our optometrists can expertly assess and prescribe contact lenses for many specialty uses.
The ophthalmologists at Mass. Eye and Ear, Waltham treat patients for the full spectrum of tumors around and on the surface of the eyes. At the Waltham office, we focus on ocular surface and orbital tumors.
Specialists in our Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service have in-depth expertise in reconstructive and cosmetic eyelid surgery, laser surgery, treatment of orbital tumors and inflammations (such as thyroid eye disease) and treatment for traumatic lacerations and fractures.