Robb R. Shrader, M.D.

Glaucoma Treatment and Surgery

Areas of Interest:

Medical and Surgical Care of Glaucoma
SLT – Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty



B.S. in Natural Sciences – Xavier University 1980
M.D. – University of Louisville School of Medicine


Residency and Chief Residency:

Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Glaucoma Fellowship


Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Board Certified


The American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Ophthalmology, Kentucky Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Louisville Academy of Ophthalmology, Greater Louisville Medical Society, American Medical Association, Kentucky Medical Association, Wills Eye Hospital Society, Spaeth Fellows Society


About Dr. Shrader


Dr. Shrader was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky.  After attending medical school at the University of Louisville, he took a residency at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia and followed with a glaucoma fellowship under George L. Spaeth, M.D.  He returned home and joined Ophthalmology Associates in 1989, specializing in the care and treatment of patients with glaucoma.  Dr. Shrader has been teaching residents as an assistant professor on the Gratis faculty at the University of Louisville Department of Ophthalmology since that time, as well.