Dr. Carol L. Karp reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. She specializes in cataracts and intraocular lenses, corneal diseases, laser vision correction, and corneal and conjunctival tumors. Her research interests include the treatment of corneal and conjunctival tumors and the use of interferon to treat ocular surface tumors. Dr. Karp is Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, Florida.
Education and Training
MD: Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI
Residency: University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Fellowship in Corneal and External Diseases: University of Miami School of Medicine, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, FL
American Board of Ophthalmology
Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
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