Michael S. Vaphiades, D.O.

Chief, Neuro-Ophthalmology and Electrophysiology Services; Professor

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(205) 325-8620

Dr. Vaphiades evaluates and treats patients with visual dysfunction referable to the central nervous system. He holds joint appointments as professor of neurology and professor of neurosurgery.

He completed a medical internship at Brown University, followed by a neurology residency at Loyola University, Chicago. His neuro-ophthalmology fellowship training was performed at Michigan State University. Dr. Vaphiades joined the UAB Department of Ophthalmology in 2002.

Dr. Vaphiades has been selected as one of the “Best Doctors in America” yearly since 2003. He has received the American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award and Senior Achievement Award, and has also been published in multiple peer-reviewed publications.

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Education & Training

Medical Internship: Brown University
Residency in Neurology: Loyola University, Chicago 
Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology: Michigan State University

Contact Information

Location: Callahan Eye Hospital, Suite 601
Appointment Phone: 205-325-8620
Contact Person: Angela Young, 205-297-0385 or Neoami Scott, 205-488-0756