Specialties

Ophthalmology (Board certified since 1997)

Pediatric Ophthalmology

At a Glance

  • 1995 Started practicing
  • 21 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Hutchinson

AmyHutchinson, MD joined the Emory Eye Center in 2002. Dr. Hutchinson’s clinical practice includes all areas of pediatric ophthalmology. Her special interests are in retinopathy of prematurity screening and treatment, pediatric cataract and refractive surgery, and pediatric vision screening.

Dr. Hutchinson recently developed and validated a new eye chart for children: “the Handy Eye Chart™.” This chart is for use in very young and non-verbal or non-English speaking children.

Dr. Hutchinson is also a participant in the NEI-funded Amblyopia Treatment Studies that apply evidence-based medicine to the treatment of amblyopia and is a founding member of the Pediatric Refractive Eye Surgery Study Group (PRESS group) whose mission is to explore the role of refractive surgery in children.

National Recognition: Dr. Hutchinson is a member of the Federally sponsored National Expert Panel on Vision Screening. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Ophthalmic Technology Assessment Committee and a member of the AAPOS Vision Screening Committee. She currently serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors for Prevent Blindness Georgia.

My Clinical Interests

  • cataract surgery
  • retinal disease
  • sickle cell anemia
  • strabismus

Academic Profile

Degree

Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

INTERNSHIP

Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

1365 Clifton Road, NE, 4th Flr
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404 778-2020
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

1

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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2

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Degree

Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

INTERNSHIP

Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA