American Board of Ophthalmology

American Board of Ophthalmology, an ABMS member boardAmerican Board of Ophthalmology
PO Box 1887
Doylestown, PA 18901
(610) 664-1175


Ophthalmology is a specialty focused on the medical and surgical care of the eyes. Ophthalmologists are the only physicians medically trained to manage the complete range of the eye and vision care. They can prescribe glasses and contact lenses, dispense medications, diagnose and treat eye conditions and diseases and perform surgeries.

Specialty training required prior to board certification: Four years