Dr. Hedges is available for appointments in Boston.

Thomas R. Hedges III, MD

Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Service

Co-Director,Electrophysiology Service

Director, Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship Program


Medical School

Tufts University School of Medicine


Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary


Ophthalmic Pathology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Neuro-Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco

Academic Appointment

Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology, Tufts University School of Medicine

Dr. Hedges is an expert in the diagnosis and management of diseases affecting the optic nerve and intracranial visual pathways, as well as disorders of ocular motility. He is available for consultation in any suspected or diagnosed case of neurological disease with ocular involvement.  As co-director of the Electrophysiology Laboratory, Dr. Hedges is sees patients with occult macular disease as well. Dr. Hedges also provides botulinum toxin injections for patients with blepharospasm and hemifacial spasm. 

His major research interests are multifocal electrophysiology,  and the evaluation of retinal nerve fiber layer changes due to optic neuropathy and papilledema.

Dr. Hedges is also fluent in Spanish.


Contact Information

Dr. Hedges' Office: 617-636-5488
Fax: 617-636-7029
Patient Appointments: Boston: 617-636-5488


Thomas Hedges