Dr. Timothy G. Saunders MD | Eye Care, Optical & Contacts
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704.295.3000

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Southpark Matthews

Fellowship Trained

Neuro-ophthalmology Pediatric

Clinical Interests

Strabismus Optical & Contacts
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Biography

Dr. Timothy Saunders is an ophthalmologist who specializes in pediatric eye care, strabismus, and neuro-ophthalmology in the Charlotte, NC and Matthews, NC areas. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his medical degree from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. His internship and residency were at Washington Hospital Center, and his fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology were at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, the American Medical Association, the North Carolina Medical Society, and the Mecklenburg County Medical Society.


Education & Fellowship

Undergraduate
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1977

Medical
University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1981

Internship
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, 1982

Residency
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, 1985

Fellowship
Pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Florida, 1987


Associations & Memberships

Board Certified by:
- American Board of Ophthalmology

Member of:
- American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
- American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
- The North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
- American Medical Association
- North Carolina Medical Society
- Mecklenburg County Medical Society


Awards

Charlotte Business Journal Best Doctors List, 2015-2016
Charlotte Magazine Top Doctors, 2016-2017
Business North Carolina Best Doctors, 2016


Research

Dr. Saunders has published papers and lectured at local, state and national meetings on a variety of pediatric ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology topics.


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