Our mission

Simply stated, The Amend Center for Eye Surgery is committed not only to the most effective treatment for cataracts, but also to excellence in patient care and service.  Our dedicated staff will make sure you understand any surgical procedure and will ease any other concerns you may have.  In short, The Amend Center for Eye Surgery provides peace of mind.

About Dr. Amend

Dr. Amend is a graduate of Marquette University and received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin.  He was a Flight Surgeon in the US Navy prior to performing his residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati.

Since opening his practice of Ophthalmology in Cincinnati in 1975, Dr. Amend has performed thousands of successful cataract and lid operations.  He is also experienced in laser surgery for the treatment of glaucoma and secondary cataracts.

Known for his work in NO-STITCH cataract surgery, Dr. Amend has lectured nationally on advanced eye surgery techniques. 

Dr. Amend is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and past president of the Cincinnati Society of Ophthalmology. He is also an active member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society, the American College of Eye Surgeons and the Society of Geriatric Ophthalmology.

our facility

Our on site surgery center provides patient convenience, improved outcomes and faster recovery time.

We use state of the art diagnostic equipment

          On site YAG laser for same day treatment

What we treat

At the Amend Center for Eye Surgery we treat many conditions including

Cataracts (standard and premium multifocal implants available)


refractive errors

Medical and cosmetic eyelid procedures:





Macular degeneration

Contact Us

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Better yet, see us in person!

We love our patients, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

The Amend Center for Eye Surgery

5939 Colerain Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45239, US

(513) 923-3900


Monday-Thursday  8:00am to 4:30pm

Friday  8:00am - 4:00pm