Division of Ophthalmology, Surgery Department

The Division of Ophthalmology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital provides comprehensive treatment for both primary ocular and orbital cancers. Chemotherapy, laser treatments, cryotherapy and radiation are used to preserve vision. Additionally, cataract and strabismus surgery rehabilitate the vision of children whose eyesight has been affected by their cancer. A comprehensive team of ophthalmologists from the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center provides expertise in oncology, plastic and reconstruction, strabismus, retina, uveitis, cornea/external disease and glaucoma. 

Surgeons

  • Edward Chaum, MD, PhD

    Chaum

    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
  • Lauren Ditta, MD

    Ditta

    • Hamilton Eye Institute
  • James C. Fleming, MD, FACS, Chief

    Fleming

    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
  • Brian T. Fowler, MD

    Fowler

    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
  • Mary Ellen Hoehn, MD

    Hoehn

    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
  • David F. Jones, MD

    Jones

    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
  • Thomas O'Donnell, MD

    O'Donnell

    • UT Medical Group, Hamilton Eye Institute
  • Carolee M. Cutler Peck, MD

    Peck

    • UT Medical Group
  • Brian Tse, MD

    Tse

    • Hamilton Eye Institute
  • Byron N. Wilkes, MD

    Wilkes

    • Hamiton Eye Institute
    • St. Jude Chair in Pediatric Ophthalmology