Cutting-edge research
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The only ophthalmology residency in Alabama
Based in the renowned UAB Callahan Eye Hospital

A ticket to ride: UAB program opens doors to sight-impaired drivers

To Dustin Jones the bioptic driving program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham provides one very important benefit: freedom.

UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Clinic opens two satellite locations

newlocations webThe UAB Callahan Eye Hospital Clinic has opened two new satellite locations in the Greater Birmingham area, one at Medical West in Bessemer and the other on the Birmingham St. Vincent’s Hospital campus off the Red Mountain Expressway.

UAB Pilot Program Brings Glaucoma Screening Closer to Home

Glaucoma is a silent disease. It does not hurt, symptoms are slow to develop, and most people do not notice any loss of vision until it is too late.

Celebrating 50 Years

Callahan boomThe UAB Callahan Eye Hospital, which celebrates its 50th anniversary in November, was the vision of ophthalmologist Alston Callahan, who established a clinical practice in Birmingham after World War II.