The LSU Healthcare Network has been a national leader in the use of electronic health records, allowing our physicians to provide coordinated healthcare to the patients we serve. From primary care to specialty care, our physicians work together to offer each patient individualized treatments, healthy living education and access to the latest diagnostic equipment.
Our multi-specialty physicians and academic faculty practice in LSU clinics conveniently located in and around the New Orleans area. Below is a complete list of medical services and physicians. Click on the links below for more information or call us at 504.412.1100.
The LSU Eye Center of Excellence is conviently located Uptown at the LSU Healthcare Network. Patients may make their own appointments for consultation, or be referred by other physicians, and we accept most insurance carriers.
Hours: 8a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday
Phone: (504) 412-1200
|Uptown- St. Charles Ave Location|
|Lena Al-Dujaili, MD|
|Maria Bernal, MD|
|Christine Connolly, MD|
|Lisa Dang, MD|
|Kevin Kirchner, MD|
|Maria Reinoso, MD|
|Jayne Weiss, MD|
|Michael Worley, MD|
The LSU Eye Center of Excellence provides care in the following fields of ophthalmic sub-specialties, diagnostic procedures and ancillary care:
- Corneal & External Diseases
- Comprehensive Ophthalmology
- Diabetic Eye Disease
- Dry Eye
- Macular Degeneration
- Ocular Immunology
- Ocular Oncology
- Refractive Surgery including LASIK and PRK
- Retinal and Macular Diseases and Disorders
- Surgery including:
- Cornea including DSAEK and corneal transplantation
- Cataract surgery including toric and multifocal premium intraocular lenses
- Glaucoma surgery and lasers
- Vitreoretinal surgery and lasers
We provide treatment of a wide range of eye disorders including but not limited to the following:
- Blurry vision
- Eye Trauma
- Floaters and Flashes
- Infectious Eye Disease including Herpes
- Nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism and loss of reading vision (presbyopia)
- Retinal Degenerations including Retinitis Pigmentosa
- Retinal Tears and Detachment
About Our Department
The LSU Eye Center at LSU Healthcare Network offers world-class eye care for patients locally, nationally and internationally. More than 30,000 patients obtain state of the art ophthalmology services at LSU Eye Center facilities each year. Diagnostic procedures and treatment developed at LSU Eye Center have given vision and hope to both our own patients as well as thousands of others throughout the world.
Our clinic provides every aspect of state-of the-art ophthalmic care. Some of our diagnostic equipment, such as our confocal microscope used for advanced diagnosis of dry eye and corneal abnormalities, is not available for patients anywhere else in Louisiana. Our wide range of clinical services covers all areas of ophthalmic diagnostic services, medical and surgical eye care. Our nationally regarded ophthalmologists have been included in Best Doctors and New Orleans Best Doctor Issue.