The Future of Medicine is at Ohio State

Thank you for your interest in The Ohio State University Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Residency Program. Our goal is to train future leaders in ophthalmology. The program offers strong didactics, state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, subspecialty training in all areas of ophthalmology, research opportunities in all three years of residency training, and faculty covering all subspecialties at all residency clinic sites. The program meets all the requirements from the American Board of Ophthalmology and is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education.

Our faculty are committed to excellence in the clinical training of ophthalmology residents. Primary surgical and patient management responsibilities reside in the resident class, as opposed to physicians in fellowship, and subspecialty consultation is available immediately from the faculty on-site. We believe this arrangement enhances the educational process, provides immediate feedback on management decisions, and promotes continuity and high-quality patient care. Our graduates have been accepted to prominent clinical and research fellowships throughout the country.

Program Snapshot: 

18 residents (6 per year)
6 Fellows : 1 Cornea, 3 Surgical Retina, 1 Glaucoma, 1 Medical Retina
  • Fellow case volume is generated from attending clinics


Join Our Virtual Resident Open Houses: 

See the Big Picture of Ohio State Ophthalmology
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Sunday, August 15th, 4-5pm EDT

Meeting ID: 956 9880 3183, Password: 492422

Discover Expanding Boundaries at Ohio State Ophthalmology 

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Sunday, August 22nd, 4-5pm EDT

Meeting ID: 999 0189 7937, Password:132215

Visualize your Future as an Ohio State Ophthalmology Resident 
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Sunday, August 29th, 4-5pm EDT

Meeting ID: 937 2716 6357, Password: 314265

Why Ohio State Ophthalmology?

Our department's residency and fellowship programs are among the most competitive in the country. Department Chair Sayoko Moroi, MD, PhD, and students in the programs describe the numerous clinical, surgical and research learning opportunities.

About the Ohio State Ophthalmology Residency Program

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