Aug. 5, 2016 | An artificial cornea procedure, only offered in Arkansas at UAMS’ Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, has allowed Jessica Ferguson to see again. Ferguson, 28, was working with bleach at a salon in 2006 when a chemical burn occurred that would alter the next several years of her life. “I put [...]
April 27, 2016 | It had been more than 30 years since Mary Green had seen anything. She was 12 when an antibiotic caused pain in her eyes, evoking long-term issues and uncovering an underlying condition. Green was eventually diagnosed with Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS), a rare disorder that affects the skin and mucous membranes. The [...]
March 10, 2016 | Organ donation is an incredibly personal and tremendously impactful act of kindness, but Jim Harris already knows that on a profound level. “Without the generosity of a donor, I would have lost sight in my eye,” said the 53-year-old Rogers resident. “I am grateful my donor was thoughtful enough to make [...]
LITTLE ROCK — Cornea specialist Sunali Goyal, M.D., has joined the Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).
Cataract Surgery If you think you might have issues with cataracts, our highly-skilled doctors at the UAMS Jones Eye Institute can help. Providing cutting-edge medical care, your ophthalmologist and will conduct a thorough exam to evaluate the best options for you. A cataract is a cloudy area within the lens of the eye. Signs that [...]
LASIK Surgery - Frequently Asked Questions What are the benefits of LASIK eye surgery? The benefits of laser vision correction are clear--seeing the alarm clock clearly in the morning, participating in sports without the hassle of glasses or contact lenses, or enjoying most daily activities with the freedom of good, natural vision. Laser eye 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 [...]