William S. Blakemore, M.D.
Dr. William S. Blakemore is an American Board Certified Ophthalmologist who provides expert care to patients of all ages and has served in northeastern North Carolina for over 35 years. Dr. Blakemore specializes in cataract surgery, laser surgery, and PRK laser vision correction. In addition to routine eye care, Dr. Blakemore continues to provide treatment for diabetic eye disease and macular degeneration.
Dr. Blakemore completed his Bachelor’s degree from Jefferson College in Washington and his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Dr. Blakemore is well-traveled and has worked with Care Medico in Algeria and Mother Theresa in Calcutta. He also served as an intern in the department of pediatrics at East Carolina University. Dr. Blakemore completed his surgical residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Chicago. Dr. Blakemore served as the Chief Resident at the University of Chicago from July 1982 to June 1983.
Dr. Blakemore enjoys spending time with his family and offshore fishing in his free time.
Location served: Edenton