Patient Appointments

For appointments at the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital or any of our convenient clinic locations throughout the greater Birmingham area.

Make an Appointment

Academic Office

For those interested in reaching our department chair or academic office.

Department of Ophthalmology
School of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
700 S. 18th Street, Suite 601
Birmingham, AL 35294-0009
For express mail delivery, use zip code 35233.

P: (205) 325-8620
F: (205) 325-8654

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For inquiries about residency training in the UAB Department of Ophthalmology, contact:

Russell W. Read, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Residency Program
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
700 South 18th Street, Suite 601
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0009

Harriett Holmes
Residency Coordinator 
(205) 325-8507

For those needing to contact UAB Callahan Eye Hospital, contact: 

UAB Callahan Eye Hospital 
1720 University Boulevard
Suite 305
Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 325-8100