Occupational Therapy Do you need to regain skills after recovering from injury? Or are experiencing physical and cognitive changes that cause issues in your daily life? At UAMS, our occupational therapists have the training and experience needed to provide the best in rehabilitation services. We can help you function as independently as possible in [...]
Jones Eye Institute Clinic Sight is our window to the world, and at UAMS we understand how important your vision is to you. We have a strong team of ophthamologists and eye specialists who are available to you whether you need a general eye exam or treatment for a retina condition. We offer comprehensive eye [...]
Frequently Asked Questions How do I know if I have low vision? There are many signs that can signal vision loss. For example, even with your glasses, do you have difficulty: Recognizing faces of friends and relatives? Doing things that require you to see well up close like reading, cooking, sewing or fixing things around [...]
Low Vision Experiencing lower clarity of vision as the result of any number of conditions doesn't have to mean giving up on your eyesight altogether. The professionals in low vision and rehabilitative services at the UAMS Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute develop low vision strategies to help patients achieve goals such as: Reading Identifying street signs [...]
Eye Care Same day appointments available Whether you need a general eye exam or diagnosis and treatment for a specific eye disease or trauma, the professionals at UAMS can help. For serious problems, operating rooms and laser treatment suites with the latest technology allow the skilled doctors of the UAMS Jones Eye Institute to provide [...]
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.