Ophthalmology Residency Program at the Kellogg Eye Center

Thank you for your interest in the ophthalmology residency program at the U-M Kellogg Eye Center, home of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences in the University of Michigan Medical School.  The training program at University of Michigan aims to train leaders in ophthalmology. The program offers extensive education in comprehensive ophthalmology with broad exposure to subspecialty training.  Residents have dedicated time, mentorship and funding for scholarly pursuits including global ophthalmology. With customization in training, residents can pursue career goals in a strong collegial atmosphere as part of a team in state-of-the-art facilities at Kellogg Eye Center and the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center. The program also includes a joint internship with the Department of Internal Medicine with three months of training in eye care. Seven residency positions are available each year.  

For a look inside the Kellogg Eye Center, visit the Why Train at the Kellogg Eye Center page.

Welcome to the Ophthalmology Residency Program 

Residency director, Bradford Tannen, MD, JD, welcomes prospective residents to the Kellogg Eye Center and highlights what makes Kellogg a special place to work and to train.


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