Internship Year 1: 
1976
Residency Year 1: 
1981
Residency Year 2: 
1979
Fellowship Year 1: 
1981
Fellowship Year 2: 
1980
Fellowship Year 3: 
1979
Orgs, Affiliations, Assocs: 
American Board of Ophthalmology, Examiner; American Academy of Ophthalmology, OphthPac board member;Kentucky Academy of Eye Physicians, Executive Committee; Nantucket Retina Foundation, President; Pine Ridge Eye Study Society; Macula Society, Executive Committee; American Society of Retina Specialists; Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Life Member; and Louisville Academy of Ophthalmology
Phone: 
502-588-6000
Type: 
A
Areas of Interest: 
Retinal Diseases, Eye Surgery, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Detachment and Ocular Trauma
Locations: 
KY Lions Eye Center
Springs Medical Center
Elizabethtown Office
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Charles C. Barr, MD

Practice Group
Specialty Areas:
Ophthalmology
Areas of Interest
Retinal Diseases, Eye Surgery, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Detachment and Ocular Trauma
Philosophy
of Care
I believe that there is no greater opportunity, responsibility or joy for a physician than to preserve vision or heal the blind. The challenge of diagnosis and management of retinal diseases continues to inspire me to do my best for every patient.
Locations:

KY Lions Eye Center

KY Lions Eye Center
301 E. Muhammad Ali Blvd.
LouisvilleKY 40202
Phone: 502-588-0550

Springs Medical Center

Springs Medical Center
6400 Dutchmans Parkway Suite 310
LouisvilleKY 40205
Phone: 502-742-2848

Elizabethtown Office

Elizabethtown Office
1239 Woodland Dr. Suite 114
ElizabethtownKY 42701
Phone: 502-588-0550
Hospital Affiliations
University of Louisville Hospital, Jewish Hospital and Norton Children's Hospital
Certifications
American Board of Ophthalmology
Non-Profit Memberships
American Printing House for the Blind, Chairman of the Board; Retina Society, President; Kentucky Academy of Eye Physicians, Board Member; American Academy of Ophthalmology Ophthalmic Leadership Group; andJ.B. Speed Art Museum, Board Member
Professional Affiliations
American Board of Ophthalmology, Examiner; American Academy of Ophthalmology, OphthPac board member;Kentucky Academy of Eye Physicians, Executive Committee; Nantucket Retina Foundation, President; Pine Ridge Eye Study Society; Macula Society, Executive Committee; American Society of Retina Specialists; Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Life Member; and Louisville Academy of Ophthalmology
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Education
Medical Degree
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine | Baltimore | 1975
Internship
Medical | University of Kentucky Hospital | Lexington | 1976
Residency
Retinal and Vitreous Disease and Surgery | Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and Hospital | Miami | 1981
Ophthalmology | Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and Hospital | Miami | 1979
Fellowship
Retinal and Vitreous Disease and Surgery | Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and Hospital | Miami | 1981
Ophthalmic Pathology | Armed Forces Institute of Pathology | Washington, D.C. | 1980
Retinal and Vitreous Disease and Surgery | Johns Hopkins Hospital | Baltimore | 1979

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Drs. Arthur and Virginia Kesney Chair of Resident Education and Ethics in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
Professor
Director, Retina Service
Department of
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Eye Specialists
Awards
Best Doctors
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