Doctor and Staff
Joseph S. Weisman, M.D. is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy and Duke University School of Medicine. After completing medical school, he entered active duty in the Air Force in return for a full scholarship through college and medical school. Dr. Weisman then performed an Internal Medicine internship and subsequent residency training in Ophthalmology at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, the largest military teaching hospital in the country. Next, he spent a year at UCLA for fellowship training in the subspecialty field of neuro-ophthalmology and successfully achieved certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Since 1990, Dr. Weisman served as the Program Director for the Ophthalmology Residency Program. Lieutenant Colonel Weisman was honorably discharged from the Air Force in the summer of 1994. He then moved to Roanoke, VA where he established the Blue Ridge Eye Center. Dr. Weisman is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Blue Ridge Eye Center delivers state of the art eye care in a warm, personalized setting. As a solo practitioner, Dr. Weisman is able to provide direct, personal attention to all your vision and eye care concerns. His expertise covers the full spectrum of ophthalmic care, including medical and surgical eye care; complete eye exams; diabetic eye care; glaucoma; advanced cataract surgery with femtosecond laser; implant surgery; eye plastic surgery and in office laser surgery for diabetes and glaucoma.