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This content was provided by Dr. Walton IV "Specialties: Cataract Surgery Refractive Surgery LASIK, PRK Refractive Lensectomy Phakic Intraocular Lens (Visian ICL) Glaucoma Presbyopia Correcting Surgery General Ophthalmology Therapeutic Laser Procedures Corneal Cross-Linking Bennett Walton, MD, MBA, is a fellowship trained ophthalmologist available for refractive surgery, cataract and glaucoma consultations. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. His professional interests include laser cataract surgery, LASIK, PRK, refractive lensectomy, phakic intraocular lens (ICL) and presbyopia correcting surgery. He is experienced in both laser surgery and manual microsurgery and focuses on finding the best treatment for the individual patient. He attended Vanderbilt University as an Honors Scholar and graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. Dr. Walton received a Master of Business Administration from Rice University and a Doctor of Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine, with emphasis on improving healthcare outcomes. At Rice, he received distinction as a Jones Scholar, the highest academic award given from the business school. He completed an internship at Houston Methodist Hospital and residency at the Cullen Eye Institute at Baylor College of Medicine. During his years at the Cullen Eye Institute, Dr. Walton received Everett L. Goar Research Awards in back-to-back years for his work in leveraging telemedicine to improve ophthalmic care delivery. Following residency, he completed an additional fellowship in cornea, refractive and anterior segment surgery. He has been named a Rising Star in Ophthalmology by eye surgery publication Millennial Eye. Dr. Walton is dedicated to patient safety and process improvement and won the First Place award at the 2015 Quality Improvement Conference hosted for the Houston medical community by Baylor College of Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the International Society of Refractive Surgery, and he has been an invited speaker at both regional and national conferences. He has also authored chapters for laser refractive surgery textbooks. He enjoys spending time with his wife and children."
This content was provided by Dr. Walton IV "Dr. Walton strives to provide leading edge ophthalmic care with a personalized approach. Dr. Walton's patients are often among the first in the nation to have access to new technologies, as he works alongside ophthalmic technology companies to develop new techniques and devices through clinical trials."
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Cataract Removal Surgery
Excision of Chalazion
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Phakic Refractive Lens Implantation
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
Refractive Lens Exchange
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Texas.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated
Baylor Coll Of Med
Medical School | Graduated
Internship Hospital | Completed
Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital | Completed
Slade & Baker Vision Center-Cataract, Refractive, and Corneal Surgery
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Other Education | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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