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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 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

LASIK Surgery

LASIK Surgery If you’re looking for a way to reduce or eliminate your dependency on glasses or contact lenses, the top eye experts at the UAMS Jones Eye Institute perform exciting, innovative laser eye surgery procedures. Innovative refractive surgery, including LASIK eye surgery, now makes it possible to improve the eye's natural focus safely and [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on LASIK Surgery

Fifteen Years After JEI Dream Realized, Shock Steps Down

Jan. 19, 2010 | When John Shock, M.D., arrived at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in 1979, he’d trek from his office in an old chemistry lab through the weeds and on broken sidewalks to reach the first eye clinic far across campus.

By | January 19th, 2010|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments