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Dr. Peter A. Karth is a board-certified ophthalmologist and a vitreo-retinal specialist and surgeon, Dr. Karth is currently on the faculty of the Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology as a Assistant Clinical Professor at The Byers Eye Institute.
With specific focus on minimally invasive small incision sutureless and painless surgery for delicate procedures such as floaters removal, macular holes, epiretinal membranes and macular pucker, Dr. Karth leverages his experience to focus on successful outcomes and a superior patient experience at every step. In the clinic, Dr. Karth and his team focus on providing cutting-edge patient care and the unparalleled patient experience in the diagnosis and treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and retinal vascular occlusions. Dr. Karth has implemented clinic standards to reduce patient wait times, improve outcomes, provide vision-saving care to all his patients.
www.PeterKarthMD.com - As a board-certified ophthalmologist and a vitreo-retinal physician and surgeon, Dr. Karth is currently on the faculty of the Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology as a Assistant Clinical Professor at The Byers Eye Institute. Dr. Karth has had excellent training in vitreoretinal surgery and disease. He underwent Retinal Fellowship training at the renowned Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. He has previously completed his surgically intense ophthalmology residency at Medical College of Wisconsin in 2013. Dr. Karth attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where he received his MD degree while concurrently completing his MBA degree at University of Chicago Booth School of Business where he concentrated in Entrepreneurship, Management, and Finance. Dr. Karth has contributed to many popular and peer-reviewed ophthalmic publications and has given several research presentations at national and international meetings. He is interested in medical device innovation, medical informatics applications, and healthcare clinical efficiency. Dr. Karth is a devoted clinician and surgeon.
- Retina surgery
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic eye disease
- Retinal Detachment
- Macular edema
- Retinal eye screenings
Clinical Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology
Fellowship:Stanford University Hospital and Clinics (2015) CA
Board Certification: Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology (2014)
Internship:St Francis Hospital-Evanston (2010) IL
Residency:Medical College of Wisconsin (2013) WI
Medical Education:University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine (2009) IL