Patient Care

The physicians and staff of the Yale Eye Center and Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science are dedicated to providing the highest level of individualized, state-of-the-art patient care.

Our Location

The Temple Medical Center is located at 40 Temple Street in New Haven, Connecticut.

Click here for driving directions and parking information.

Scheduling an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with a Yale ophthalmologist, please call us toll free at: 800-395-7949.

We are open Monday through Friday, 8:00AM-4:30PM, except during major holidays.
Emergency coverage is available 24/7.

Patient and Visitor Guide

Click here for a guide on what to expect and bring to your appointment.


Patient Care Programs

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Cataract Surgery

The Cataract Surgery Section is comprised of general ophthalmologists and subspecialists who offer complete medical and surgical eye care.

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Comprehensive Eye

Our ophthalmologists provide general ophthalmologic care in an academic, private practice setting with in-house access to world renowned sub-specialty expertise both within ophthalmology and other...

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Contact Lens

The Yale Eye Center provides a comprehensive contact lens service, offering the newest materials and designs available for a variety of conditions.

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Cornea and External Diseases

The Cornea Section is comprised of ophthalmologists who specialize in the evaluation and management of various conditions.

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Cosmetic Eye Services

You treasure your vision and have selected physicians at the Yale Eye Center to provide top-notch eye care.

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Diabetic Eye Care and Retinopathy

The Yale Eye Center provides a comprehensive program for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetic eye disease.

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Glaucoma

The Glaucoma Section is comprised of internationally respected physicians and research scientists.

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Lions Low Vision Center

Yale's low vision rehabilitation program offers services not readily available to individuals whose vision cannot be improved with ordinary glasses, medicine or surgery.

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Macular Degeneration

We offer treatments that can reduce the risk of visual loss due to macular degeneration, including Anti-VEGF injections and Photodynamic Therapy.

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Neuro-Ophthalmology

The Section on Neuro-Ophthalmology evaluates diseases of the central nervous system that affect the visual system.

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Ocular Immunology/Uveitis

The Yale Eye Center Ocular Immunology and Uveitis service offers a thorough, comprehensive approach to the treatment of these blinding disorders.

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Ocular Oncology

The goal of the Ocular Oncology Section at Yale is to improve the prognosis of these rare diseases in terms of life, conservation of the eye and sight. 

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Oculoplastics and Orbital Surgery

We provide treatment of diseases affecting the eyelids, tear drain system, and orbit (tissue and bone surrounding the eye).

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Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus

In Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, we promote the science and art of pediatric eye care to improve the visual health of children.

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Retina and Vitreous

The Retina and Vitreous Section is comprised of physicians who specialize in the evaluation and treatment of vitreoretinal disease and retinal detachment repairs.