I Willard Abrahams, MD

Director, Uveitis Service; Director, Yale Bahamas Eye Program

Departments & Organizations

Ophthalmology and Visual Science


Following his training and military service, Dr. Abrahams joined the faculty of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, where he has directed the Uveitis Section since that time. Dr. Abrahams has been engaged in both clinical and laboratory studies of uveitis, has worked in many overseas countries, is Consultant to the Government of the Bahamas, is Honorary Professor of Ophthalmology at Hunan Medical University (Peoples Republic of China), and is author of 30 scientific articles. He has recently received an honorary Doctor of Science from Kenyon College for his distinguished service to medical research and science.

Education & Training

MD New York University (1957)
Postdoctoral Fellow Yale School of Public Health, PBH 74, Epidemiology
Fellow Wilmer Institute - Alan C. Woods MD, Uveitis
Resident Wilmer Institute Johns Hopkins Hospital, Ophthalmology
Resident Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internal Medicine

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Contact Info

I Willard Abrahams, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Eye CenterTemple Medical Center
40 Temple Street, Ste 3rd Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street, Ste 3rd Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual ScienceP.O. Box 208061
New Haven, CT 06520-8061