Prof. Dr. med. Gerd U. Auffarth

Director of the International Vision Correction Research Centre (IVCRC)
Chairman of the Dept. of Ophthalmology, University of Heidelberg

Our research interests focus on the anterior eye segment, particularly on the conjunctiva, cornea, anterior chamber, iris and lens. We analyse new and established technologies and treatment methods in the field of cataract surgery, refractive surgery and corneal surgery as well as pharmacology and diagnostic options.


Dept. of Ophthalmology
University of Heidelberg

Im Neuenheimer Feld 400
69120 Heidelberg

Tel. +49 6221 56 6624