Dr. Cathy Newton is a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine. She completed her internship at the Medical College of Wisconsin and then completing a three-year residency in ophthalmology at the University of Wisconsin. Dr Newton then studied experimental corneal pathology as a fellow in Ophthalmic Pathology at Duke University. Dr. Newton studied Cornea & External Disease with Dr. Herbert Kaufman, and Refractive Surgery with Dr. Marguerite McDonald at Louisiana State University in New Orleans.
After being in private practice in Louisville, KY for over twenty years, Dr. Newton began transitioning her practice to join The Eye Care Institute during 2015. By the fall of 2016, Dr Newton’s primary practice location will be at The Eye Care Institute.
Dr. Newton is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She is a Diplomate of, and Associate Examiner for, the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Newton is the recipient of numerous awards and grants, and has published several papers on Cornea & External Disease. Dr. Newton has an amazing wit, love of the arts and an outstanding sense of humor.