A Message from the Chair

James C. Tsai, MD, FACS

Robert R. Young Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Chief of Ophthalmology, Yale-New Haven Hospital

Patients come to the Yale Eye Center for the highest possible quality care for their vision problems. In response, we are committed to making their most complex eye problems seem routine and simple. We are achieving this by:

  • recruiting the most qualified and compassionate doctors and staff to offer this specialized level of expertise
  • providing state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic technology
  • taking a leadership role in translational research, expanding the boundaries of scientific knowledge and rapidly bringing medical innovation to patients
  • training the next generation of clinical and research leaders to advance our vital work

The Eye Center was recently acknowledged with a Gold Award for patient satisfaction. Along with delivering unparalleled medical care, we are committed to making every visit a pleasant and stress-free experience. Our patient-friendly environment allows us to serve patients efficiently as well as offer many on-site conveniences, such CT and MRI services, pharmacy and valet parking. 

I am proud to introduce you to the dedicated and compassionate physicians and staff at the Yale Eye Center.