George A. WilliamsMD
George A. Williams, MD, is Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Director of the Beaumont Eye Institute at Beaumont Health in Royal Oak, Michigan. He is Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine and a partner with Associated Retinal Consultants. He is Professor at the European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology in Lugano, Switzerland.
An AOA graduate of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Williams completed his residency in ophthalmology and his fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at the Eye Institute of the Medical College of Wisconsin where he was an associate professor until 1988. Dr. Williams has published more than 250 articles and book chapters in the field of vitreoretinal diseases and surgery. He has participated as principal investigator or co-investigator in more than 30 clinical trials sponsored by the National Eye Institute and industry.