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Massachusetts Eye and Ear


Anterior Segment Fellowship

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The Anterior Segment Fellowship offers comprehensive training in the surgical and medical management of diseases of the anterior segment, with an emphasis on:

  • Complex and laser-assisted refractive cataract cases
  • Anterior segment reconstruction and complex IOL cases
  • Corneal disorders
  • Refractive surgery (including laser vision correction)
  • Additional training in medical glaucoma and MIGS

The mission of the fellowship is to train highly motivated aspiring ophthalmic surgeons in an academic and clinically intense setting so that they can become clinical leaders in their field. They graduate with the tools to enter private practice or academia.


  • Fellowship Director: Kathryn Hatch, MD
  • Program length: 1 year (beginning in July)
  • Number of positions: 1
  • SF Match number: 5146
  • Additional faculty: Corneal, cataract, and glaucoma surgeons on the full-time faculty at Mass Eye and Ear 

Program Details