Dr. Knight's goal was, and continues to be, to provide the very best in eye health care and surgery to the residents of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. He practices general ophthalmology with emphasis on cataract surgery. Additionally, he is able to deliver specialty expertise in retinal and vitreal problems. Areas of specialization include macular degeneration, diabetic retinal disease, retinal detachment, and vascular diseases of the retina. Dr. Knight is proficient in retinal laser treatment and the newer modalities of macular degeneration treatment including Macugen and Avastin. Dr. Knight's cataract surgery involves the use of sutureless cataract surgery using topical or eye drop anesthesia. Dr. Knight was the first ophthalmologist on the Mississippi Gulf Coast to utilize the Alcon Restore Presbyopic Intraocular Lens and the Acrysoft natural tinted lens implant. While Dr. Knight is available for consultation on referral from other ophthalmologists and other physicians, he is also available for routine eye exams. Dr. Knight is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology as well as a member of the American Society for Cataract and Referactive Surgery.
Dr. Joel Knight, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Biloxi, MS. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Knight is affiliated with Biloxi Regional Medical Center.