Referring Physicians

Patient Referral

For Medical Professionals—Referring a Patient

The establishment of the Flaum Eye Institute has set Rochester on a course to become a major center for eye care, ophthalmic research, education and technology transfer. Our team of faculty ophthalmologists provide the most comprehensive subspecialty care in the region under one roof. And, our free curbside parking at the Adeline P. Lutz pavillion provides easy access. To schedule a patient please call (585) 273-EYES or Fax (585) 276-0324.

Think of us as your source for tertiary and quaternary eye care. We offer second opinions and consultative services, highly specialized diagnostic services, advanced surgical interventions, and management of the most complex eye conditions and diseases.

Grand Rounds

The Flaum Eye Institute Visiting Professor series brings accomplished, nationally recognized eye care professionals to the University of Rochester for continuing medical education. Please see our Grand Rounds page for further information.

Referral forms, test request forms and useful information

We strive to offer the highest degree of access and service. Below you will find tools that will help when referring a patient to the Eye Institute:

Diagnostic Testing For Medical Professionals

As the region's major clinical and research center for ophthalmic care, the Eye Institute offers a broad range of specialized diagnostic testing services and photography to physicians and their patients. To request a diagnostic test or photograph, please download and complete the appropriate PDF below and call us to schedule an appointment with one of our expert technicians.

To schedule patient testing:

Phone: (585) 275-3446
Fax: (585) 276-1189

Test request forms