Share on facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share This

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. This eye condition causes damage to the eye's optic nerve.

Doctors + Care Team

Sarwat Salim, MD, FACS

Sarwat Salim, MD, FACS

Title(s): Vice Chair for Clinical and Academic Affairs for the Department of Ophthalmology; Director, Glaucoma and Cataract Service; Professor of Ophthalmology, TUSM
Department(s): Ophthalmology, Glaucoma services
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4600
Fax #: 617-636-4866

Glaucoma and Cataract surgery

View Full Profile

Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children have high quality care.

Quality + Safety

A world-class teaching hospital shouldn't make you feel small. At Tufts Medical Center the patient is at the center of everything that we do. This means we're committed to providing the highest quality of care in a safe, friendly environment.

Learn about our quality and safety initiatives
The City of Boston shows the harbor and buildings

200 Years of Caring for the Community

Tufts Medical Center has been taking care of Boston and the surrounding community for more than 200 years.

Read about our enduring history