Each year, our residents gain outstanding and rigorous clinical experience in the Department of Ophthalmology as a result of high surgery volume and clinical pathology. We accept nine residents each year.
We strive to provide the best ophthalmic education possible. Didactic lectures presented by our full-time and clinical faculty cover all the basic science and clinical topics, as well as lectures that help fulfill ACGME competencies in medical knowledge, professionalism, system-based practice, practice-based learning and improvement, and interpersonal and communication skills.
J. William Harbour, M.D., Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology, discusses the strengths of the department's training programs.
Professor and Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
J. William Harbour, M.D., is Professor and Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in ocular oncology.
Dr. Harbour earned his medical degree at Johns Hopkins University and completed ...