NVISION Eye CenterTimothy L. Hodges, M.D.

Dr. Timothy Hodges, M.D. has been performing refractive surgery for over 30 years, and is an expert in the new generation of LASIK also known as "SMILE" Small Incision Lenticule Extraction.
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Dr. Hodges is a board-certified ophthalmologist who has additional training in corneal microsurgery, cataract surgery, and refractive laser surgery. He has served in the Army’s Flight Surgeons Corp. and was part of the medical support team at the 97th General Hospital in Frankfurt, Germany during Desert Storm. His professional associations are many, and his dedication to his profession is exemplary. Dr. Timothy Hodges is an avid learner; he attends various ophthalmology conferences yearly so that he remains abreast of current and new surgical procedures, eye disease management and eye disease treatment modalities. His desire to be the best in his profession translates to excellent patient care and a state-of-the-art eye care and surgical center. His private practice in Virginia allowed him to meet and treat several well-known politicians, musicians and sportsmen.

Specializes in comprehensive ophthalmology with a special interest in laser vision correction and no-stitch cataract surgery. He has been doing refractive surgery for over 30 years and has performed thousands of procedures. Dr. Hodges earned his medical degree from Ohio State University. He completed his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry at the University of Cincinnati. He served as a flight surgeon before deciding upon a career in ophthalmology. He completed his residency training in the world-renowned Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Among his many professional distinctions, Dr. Timothy Hodges is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Association of Cataract Refractive Surgery and an active member of the Arizona and Tucson Society of Ophthalmology.

Surgeon Credentials
  • Education

    1978 B.S., Chemistry, Cum Laude, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

    1982 M.D., Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH

  • Board Certification

    1991 American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Professional Affiliations

    American Academy of Ophthalmology

    American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

    Arizona Ophthalmology Society

    Tucson Ophthalmological Society

  • Professional Training

    1983 Transitional Internship, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

    1989 Residency, Ophthalmology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC

  • Previous & Clinical Experience

    1984 Flight Surgeon & General Medical Officer – 225th Station Hospital - U.S. Army Health Clinic: Bad Kreuznach, Germany

    1984 Visiting General Medical Officer – 189th Medical Detachment in Kirchheimbolanden - U.S. Army Health Clinic: Kirchheimbolanden, Germany

    1992 Ophthalmology – Albermarie Hospital, Elizabeth City, VA

    2003 Ophthalmology – Sentara Leigh and Sentara Norfolk General Hospitals, Norfolk, VA

    2003 Ophthalmology – Williamsburg Community Hospital, Williamsburg, VA

    2003 Founder, President and CEO – Advanced Vision Institute, Williamsburg, VA

Participating Locations
NVISION® Eye Centers – Tucson
Hodges Eye Care & Surgical Center 1502 N. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85716
520-326-4321 Learn More
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