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Cornea Ulcer

Corneal Ulcer At the UAMS Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, we know how important your vision is to you. Our caring and compassionate specialists offer state-of-the-art treatment for all diseases and conditions of the cornea. A corneal ulcer is an open sore on your cornea, the windshield of your eye. In most cases it [...]

By | May 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Cornea Ulcer

Cornea Transplant

Cornea Transplant At the UAMS Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, our team of experts provide world-class care for patients who have corneal diseases and conditions. Along with specialized services for corneal ulcers, corneal transplantation is a surgery to replace a cornea that is damaged. The cornea is the eye’s outermost layer. It is a [...]

By | May 18th, 2016|Comments Off on Cornea Transplant

Cornea Transplant Clears Blurry, Clouded World for Patient

Jan. 14, 2016 | Every morning, Robbie Smith, 37, gets a vivid reminder of how debilitating his eyesight used to be. Before he inserts a pair of special corrective contact lenses, “I’m only able to see a few inches from my face,” he said. At age 10, Smith, of Little Rock, was diagnosed with keratoconus, [...]

By | January 14th, 2016|Eye Care, Featured, Medical News, Patient Stories, UAMS News|0 Comments


Cornea The surface of your eye can be affected and damaged in a number of ways, including chemical injuries, hereditary conditions, new tissue growths, infections and blunt force trauma, leading vision impairment or loss. At UAMS, our eye experts and researchers have a complete understanding of these conditions and utilize the latest in technology [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Cornea

Cornea Transplant Patient Grateful for Donor

Lisa Holt thinks about the family of her eye donor every March — National Eye Donor Month — and is grateful.

By | March 19th, 2015|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments