Specialties

Ophthalmology (Board certified since 1995)

At a Glance

  • 1994 Started practicing
  • 22 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 1 HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

About Dr. Beck

Allen D. Beck, MD, was appointed interim chair and director of Emory Eye Center on March 14, 2016. He is William and Clara Redmond Professor of Ophthalmology and former director, Section of Glaucoma, Emory Eye Center. His clinical focus is on diagnosis and management of pediatric and adult glaucoma, including surgical treatment of cataract. His research interests include diagnosis and management of pediatric glaucoma, clinical studies of adult glaucoma therapies, pediatric cataract, and glaucoma compliance.

National Recognition

Dr. Beck was inducted in to Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society in 1989. He won the “Clinical Teaching Award,” presented by Emory Eye Center residents in 1999, and again in 2002. That same year, he was presented the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Achievement Award. He is listed among the “Top Doctors” in Atlanta Magazine’s special issue (2009-2016). He is a member of AAO, The American Medical Association, the Medical Association of Georgia, the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Georgia Society of Ophthalmology and the Emory Eye Alumni Association.

He is a member of the Executive Committee for the Childhood Glaucoma Research Network, and has served on the Steering Committee for Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study (AGIS), the American Glaucoma Society Patient Care Committee and Practice Guidelines Subcommittee and on the editorial board of JAAPOS (Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus).

My Clinical Interests

  • cataract surgery
  • glaucoma

Academic Profile

Degree

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

INTERNSHIP

Georgia Baptist Medical Center, Atlanta, GA

Professional Memberships

Executive Committee of the Childhood Glaucoma Research Network (CGRN

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Glaucoma Society

American Medical Association

Georgia Society of Ophthalmology

Medical Association of Georgia

The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

The Emory Eye Alumni Association

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Eye Center, Clifton Campus

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg B
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-778-2020
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1 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Degree

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

INTERNSHIP

Georgia Baptist Medical Center, Atlanta, GA

Professional Memberships

Executive Committee of the Childhood Glaucoma Research Network (CGRN

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Glaucoma Society

American Medical Association

Georgia Society of Ophthalmology

Medical Association of Georgia

The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

The Emory Eye Alumni Association