Jay C Bradley, M.D.
Jay C Bradley, MD graduated magna cum laude in 1999 with a B.S. degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from Texas Tech University. He went on to graduate as an Alpha Omega Alpha member from Texas Tech University School of Medicine in 2003. Subsequently, he did his one-year preliminary internship in internal medicine and his ophthalmology residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center between 2003 and 2007. In 2008 he completed a cornea, external disease and refractive surgery fellowship, as a Heed fellow, at University of California, Davis. In 2009 he was awarded the Troutman Cornea Prize for Young Clinician Investigators, which recognizes the best Cornea paper published for the year.
Following fellowship, he returned to Lubbock to become one of the area’s few corneal specialists. He is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He currently works at West Texas Eye Associates where he provides the latest in cataract and corneal surgery as well as general eye care and refractive surgery.
Dr. Bradley is a member of the local Lubbock-Crosby-Garza County Medical Society and Texas Tech Alumni Association. He has memberships in state and national organizations such as the Texas Medical Association and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Tom Walters, M.D
Dr. Tom Walters is the most experienced eye surgeon in Central Texas, specializing in all-laser LASIK, cataract and lens implant surgery for near and far vision without glasses. Austin-area doctors and their patients choose Dr. Walters as their personal consulting surgeon more often than any other, benefiting from his unmatched expertise of having performed more than 55,000 ophthalmic surgical procedures and exceptional results. As a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, Dr. Walters is repeatedly recognized with awards including America’s Top Ophthalmologists by the Consumers’ Research Council, Top Refractive Eye Surgeon by the Austin Business Journal, Top Doctors by US News and World Report, Best Doctors in America and a Texas Super Doctor by Texas Monthly Magazine. Dr. Walters has also been featured on the front page of the Wall Street Journal for innovations in ophthalmology.
As an internationally recognized expert in the field of cataract and refractive surgery, Dr. Walters is an active leader in developing new advancements in ophthalmic technology, including advanced replacement lens. With a dedication to the highest-quality surgical results, Dr. Walters offers the iLASIK Technology Suite for his LASIK patients, the exclusive combination of the iFS and the advanced iDesign technologies. This all-laser LASIK system provides Dr. Walters’ patients the safest and most technologically advanced corneal refractive surgery in the world. As Austin’s most experienced cataract and implant surgeon, Dr. Walters has been selected by Premier Surgeon publication as a leading innovator in the field of cataract and intraocular lens implant surgery, and was the first in Texas to implant the FDA approved ReSTOR® multifocal intraocular lens used in cataract surgery.
Trusted more often than any other to lead the development and advancement of ophthalmic science, Dr. Walters has served as principal investigator for over 300 FDA- approved research clinical trials. He has authored and published research articles in every major ophthalmic journal, where he also performs peer-review for publications. At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) Annual Meeting, his paper on bimatroprost sustained-release implants was awarded “The Best Paper of Session” out of 800 other submissions.
His dedication to excellence contributes to the continued development of advanced surgical techniques in cataract and lens surgery with new technology, astigmatism correcting and multifocal lens implants, LASIK and ophthalmic pharmaceuticals. These advanced innovations are used to better treat eye conditions including cataracts, near and far sightedness, astigmatism, or just problems reading without glasses.
With a reputation earned for achieving outstanding surgical results, Dr. Walters is often chosen to launch new ophthalmic technologies and to teach and mentor eye doctors and surgeons regarding the application of new surgical techniques, devices and pharmaceuticals. He has been a featured and keynote speaker to ophthalmologists across the USA and in London, Paris, Madrid, Dubai, Buenos Aires, and Quito. Dr. Walters was the first doctor in Texas to implant the FDA-approved ReSTOR® multifocal lens implant, enabling cataract and refractive lens patients to be glasses free for both near and far vision. Dr. Walters was a 2016 recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award, which symbolizes his commitment to advancing the ophthalmological profession and positively impacting patients’ eye health.
Dr. Walters is the president of Texan Eye P.A. and Medical Director of Eye LASIK Austin, Advanced Ophthalmic P.A., Keystone Clinical Research and is a fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology, American Academy of Ophthalmology and member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, among others. Dr. Walters is a native Austinite and his outside interests include international travel and aviation, including piloting his own plane to destinations unknown…