Vistar Insights

Congratulations to Dr. Stuart Tims!

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Vistar Eye Center Physician Dr. Stuart Tims has recently upgraded his status from “Board Eligible” to “Board Certified” by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

What does this mean? Dr. Tims has completed his residency in the specialty of Ophthalmology, received extra training and education, and passed a test at the end of this training. Dr. Tims’ board certified status allows him to perform more procedures in a hospital environment, allowing for more comprehensive patient care.

Dr. Tims specializes in cataract surgery, corneal transplants, refractive surgery, comprehensive ophthalmology, and the treatment of external diseases. He completed his medical school education at the University of Virginia – Charlottesville. Dr. Tims completed a fellowship in cornea, external disease and refractive surgery at the Eye Consultants of Atlanta/Piedmont Hospital in 2012.

We would like to extend our fondest congratulations to Dr. Tims. To read more about him, visit his bio page.