Thomas W. Gardner, M.D., M.S.

Thomas W. Gardner, M.D., M.S.

Retina and Uveitis
Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor, Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Senior Scholar at the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute
Associate Chair, Research

Specialty Interests

Prevention, treatment and clinical research of diabetic retinopathy

Make an appointment with Dr. Garner

  • Referring Physicians: M-LINE, 800-962-3555
  • Academic Office: 734-232-8404
  • E-mail:


  • Medical School
    Jefferson Medical College, 1979
  • Residency
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 1983
  • Fellowship
    Vitreo-Retinal Diseases and Surgery
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
    University of Miami, 1984

Research Interests

Our research is directed at understanding why diabetes damages the retina, with the goal of helping persons with diabetes maintain their vision.

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