U.S. News & World Report rankings
Emory Eye Center again ranked among the top ophthalmology centers in this country within the prestigious U.S. News & World Report’s guide to America’s top medical institutions. This year, Emory Eye Center placed at #16. The 2013 edition“America’s Best Hospitals” guide ranks the top hospitals in medical specialties. The top hospitals ranked in ophthalmology were named as among the “best for challenging cases and procedures” by at least 5 percent of ophthalmology specialists who responded to U.S. News surveys in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Additionally, eight Eye Center physicians were listed in the “Top Doctors” category within U.S. News rankings in 2012. As such, these physicians rank within the top 10% of physicians in the country.
- Allen Beck (res. '90-93; glaucoma fellow '93-94): glaucoma
- Valérie Biousse (res. ' 99-02): neuro-ophthalmology*
- Hans Grossniklaus (MBA '06): oncology/pathology*
- Scott Lambert: pediatric ophthalmology*
- Nancy Newman: neurology/neuro-ophthalmology*
- Timothy W. Olsen (retina fellow '94-96)*: retina
- J. Bradley Randleman (res. '99-02; cornea fellow '03-04): cornea
Names with an asterisk (*) are in the top 1% of doctors ranked.
“We are very proud of our faculty whose strengths in clinical care, translational research, and education enable us to be among the top-ranked ophthalmology programs in the country,” says Eye Center director Timothy Olsen. “The strategic programs and new faculty members at Emory will help us to blossom in the coming years as we continue to grow and expand our tripartite academic missions. We look forward to a building on our solid foundation and we see a very bright future, filled with new opportunities.”
Five physicians named
Atlanta magazine "Top Doctors" issues of July 2012 and 2013 ranked five Emory Eye Center physicians among the top doctors in Atlanta, a listing of 322 physicians in the metro area: Allen Beck (glaucoma); Valérie Biousse (neuro-ophthalmology); Nancy Newman (neurology and neuro-ophthalmology); Scott Lambert (pediatric ophthalmology); and Timothy Olsen (retina).