About Us

The Scheie Eye Institute is the Department of Ophthalmology for Penn Medicine. The eye care specialists provide the most up-to-date methods of treatment for a full range of eye disorders. We offer complete diagnostic and treatment services in comprehensive ophthalmology, as well as all subspecialty areas. Services range from routine eye examinations to the most advanced ocular surgery.

The Scheie Eye Institute is dedicated to:

  • Excellence in patient care
  • Educating future clinical ophthalmologists and vision scientists
  • Community eye care needs through outreach
  • Advancing the frontier of research to prevent blindness and vision loss

The Scheie Eye Institute is a world leader in research and is consistently one of the top recipients of funding from the National Eye Institute.