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Cornea, Cataract and External Diseases

The Division of Cornea, Cataract and External Diseases provides medical and surgical evaluation and management for corneal and external disease problems, including cataract, corneal transplantation, dry eye, contact lenses and excimer laser therapy.

For appointments, call 410-955-5490

Ocular Surface Diseases and Dry Eye Clinic:

This new clinic provides surgical and medical care to patients with dry eye and chronic problems of the surface of the eye. Conditions treated include Dry Eye/Sjögren's Syndrome and inflamed and irritated eyes. > Find out more about the clinic

More Information About:

Contact Information:

Walter J. Stark, M.D.
Director/Chair, Cornea Service

Phone: 410-955-5490
The Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins
600 North Wolfe Street, Wilmer 3rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21287

Providers By Location:

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Esen K. Akpek, M.D.
Yassine J. Daoud, M.D.
John D. Gottsch, M.D.
Christina Prescott, M.D., Ph.D.
Oliver D. Schein, M.D.
Walter J. Stark, M.D.

Bayview Medical Center

Esen K. Akpek, M.D.
Robert S. Weinberg, M.D.

Samuel C. Yiu, M.D., Ph.D. 

Bel Air

Christina Prescott, M.D., Ph.D.
Jonathan C. Song, M.D.
Samuel C. Yiu, M.D., Ph.D. 


Shameema Sikder, M.D.
Jonathan C. Song, M.D.


Yassine J. Daoud, M.D.

Green Spring Station

Kraig Scot Bower, M.D.
Albert S. Jun, M.D., Ph.D.
Oliver D. Schein, M.D.


Divya Srikumaran, M.D.

White Marsh

Irene C. Kuo, M.D.


Dr. Sheila West on the Link Between Smoking and Eye Disease in Women - 7/23/2014

Dr. Pradeep Ramulu and Colleagues Study Relationship Between Vision Loss and Work Status - 7/18/2014

Wilmer Resident Receives Lindstrom Research Grant - 7/11/2014

Four Wilmer Researchers Receive BrightFocus Foundation Awards - 7/10/2014

Dr. Michael Repka Part of Team Researching Telemedicine and ROP - 6/27/2014

Dr. M. Valeria Canto-Soler and Colleagues Featured on WBAL-TV - 6/24/2014

Dr. M. Valeria Canto-Soler and Colleagues Use Human Stem Cells to Create Light-Sensitive Retina in a Dish - 6/10/2014

Wilmer's Division of Ocular Immunology Announces "Living With Uveitis" Support Group - 6/10/2014

Dr. Neil Bressler to Speak on Diabetic Retinopathy at National Eye Health Summit and Webcast - 6/10/2014

Dr. Donald Zack Receives a Research to Prevent Blindness Nelson Trust Award for Retinitis Pigmentosa - 6/9/2014

Dr. Michael Boland Leads Study on Effectiveness of Automated Telecommunication-Based Reminders on Adherence to Glaucoma Medication Dosing - 6/4/2014

Dr. Christina Prescott Discusses Summer Eye Protection on Fox 45 News - 6/1/2014

Dr. Jonathan Song Discusses Treatment Options for Pediatric Cataracts - 5/23/2014

Johns Hopkins' Jordan Green Discusses His Work at Wilmer's Translational Tissue Engineering Center - 5/21/2014

Longtime Wilmer Employee Lillie Alston Honored by Hopkins - 5/19/2014

Dr. Richard Semba: Diets Rich in Antioxidant Resveratrol Fail to Reduce Deaths, Heart Disease or Cancer - 5/12/2014

Dr. Neil Miller Explains Eye Twitching in The Wall Street Journal - 5/12/2014

Dr. Hendrik Scholl Receives ARVO Award - 5/7/2014


Traveling for care?

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Whether crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

U.S. 1-410-464-6713 (toll free)
International +1-410-614-6424



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