TRUST YOUR EYE CARE TO THE PROFESSIONALS AT CAROLINA EYE CARE
Welcome Dr. Raz!
Carolina Eye Care Professionals, PA would like to welcome Dr. Raz Penmatcha, MD, aka, Dr. Raz, to our eye care team.
Dr. Raz is an accomplished ophthalmologist dedicated to patient care and committed to continuing on the trusted eye care to all our client patients.
Below are Dr. Raz's professional credentials.
- Medical School: Finch University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, IL
- Residency: Wayne State University/Sinai Hospital of Detroit, Detroit, MI
- Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Special Interests: Cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, medical retina, oculoplastics, anterior segment reconstruction, Lasik
Dr. Penmatcha is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He specializes in cataract and glaucoma surgery, as well as medical retina, ocuplastics, anterior segment reconstruction and Lasik.
Dr. Penmatcha also provides continuous care for those with macular degeneration.
Dr. Thomas Barowsky, M.D.
A diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Barowsky has certifications in incisional refractive surgery, cataract surgery and laser refractive surgery. He has completed dozens of advanced ophthalmic courses to hone his skills in the latest eye treatments and procedures. He frequently serves as a guest speaker at medical society meetings and writes the weekly "Eye-Q" column in the Sampson Independent in Clinton, NC.
Dr. Barowsky earned two Bachelor's degrees from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, with honors, and the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point before receiving his medical doctorate from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in Madison in 1980. His post-graduate training included an internship at S.W. Michigan Area Health Education Council and an ophthalmology residency at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals in Cleveland, where he was chief resident.
Dr. Barowsky's hobbies include hunting, fishing, rugby football (he is a USARFU certified rugby referee), motorcycling and custom motorcycle building, travel, cooking and barbeque.