MUSC Health Opthalmology is open at the West Ashley Medical Pavilion. We are taking extra precautions to protect your safety. Please call 843-792-2020 to schedule.
Virtual visits are here! MUSC Health is pleased to announce safe, nationally-recognized care to both new and returning Eye Care patients via face-to-face video visits. Online appointments with our doctors and other providers are available through our virtual care network. See your doctor online using your computer, tablet, or mobile phone. We will continue to offer expanded online care options throughout and after the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to meet the medical needs of the Lowcountry community.
Call 843-792-2020 to schedule a virtual visit. Learn more about virtual visits.
MUSC Health Storm Eye Institute, you have access to dedicated experts in
every aspect of eye health. You won’t find another eye care team in South
Carolina with specialists in eye cancer, glaucoma and corneal disease under
one roof. Our program draws people from across South Carolina and surrounding
Specialized Care at Storm Eye Institute
complex structures in your eyes require specialized care, which you’ll find
at MUSC Health. We offer deep expertise in treating both common and complex
Highlights of our program include:
- Focus on Quality of Life: We minimize the impact
of serious eye problems on your everyday life. Our oculoplastic surgeons
improve eye function and help you achieve your best appearance with advanced
treatments. Find out more about our oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery.
- Innovative Treatments: When new and effective techniques become
available we often quickly adopt them. We were the first program in South
Carolina offering LASIK vision correction surgery, for example. Read more
about our LASIK surgery.
- Comprehensive Care for Adults: Even if you think your
eyes are healthy, the only way to know for sure is with consistent eye care.
Our services include testing your vision and examining the structures inside
your eye. We also diagnose and treat common eye problems, including
cataracts. Read more about our comprehensive eye care.
- Specialized Services for Children: MUSC Health is home to
doctors who specialize in pediatric eye. Whether your child is flagged for
additional testing after a routine eye exam or shows signs of a more serious
problem such as cataracts, we can help. Learn more about our pediatric ophthalmology.
Conditions We Treat
expert care and treatment for any condition affecting the eye and nearby
- Cataracts: Cataracts develop when
the normally clear lens of the eye becomes cloudy. We help restore clear
vision using the latest replacement lenses. Find out more about cataracts.
- Cornea Problems: Sometimes injuries or another medical problem affect
your eye’s outer protective layer (cornea). Our expertise helps you get the
best treatment right from the start. Find out more about corneal disease.
- Eye Cancer:
Storm Eye is the only program in South Carolina with an expert team dedicated
to treating cancers affecting the eye. We offer the complete range of
treatments, including chemotherapy injections and laser surgery. Find out
more about eye cancer.
- Glaucoma: Glaucoma happens when
fluid builds up in the front part of the eye, putting pressure on the optic
nerve. We offer a level of expertise that sets Storm Eye Institute apart in
the Lowcountry. Many ophthalmologists refer complex cases to our program.
Find out more about glaucoma.
- Retina and Vitreous Humor: These complex structures in the back of the eye
require a level of expertise you’ll only find in top programs such as Storm
Eye. We accurately diagnose problems and tailor treatments to preserve your
eyesight. Find out more about care for retina and vitreous humor conditions.