The Wilmer Difference
The Wilmer Eye Institute is a leader in the delivery of state-of-the-art eye care. Our experts, including top-ranked ophthalmologists and optometrists, are available at nine convenient locations across Maryland.
Who We Are
Ranked #3 in the Nation
The Wilmer Eye Institute ranked #3 in the nation for Ophthalmology, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2019-20 rankings.
Your contributions help push Wilmer Eye Institute to new discoveries in finding the next treatments and cures.
Dr. Fasika Woreta Named a Physician of the Year
With her commitment to evidence-based medicine and focus on continuing medical education, among other accomplishments, Fasika Woreta, M.D. was honored as a Johns Hopkins "Physician of the Year".
Helper Protein Worsens Diabetic Eye Disease
In a recent study, evidence has surfaced of a new pathway that may contribute to degeneration of the light sensitive tissue at the back of the eye.
An Immune Response Map to Biomaterials
Wilmer scientist Jennifer Elisseeff is working with colleagues to map the immune response to biological materials implanted in the body. Learn more in this video.