Samantha Watson, MDBoard-Certified Ophthalmic Surgeon
Dr. Watson specializes in state-of-the-art cataract surgery, minimally invasive glaucoma surgery, premium intraocular lens implantation and more.
A trusted cataract surgeon with a specialization in advanced cataract procedures and glaucoma
Dr. Watson is a board-certified ophthalmologist that offers comprehensive ophthalmology services, including state-of-the-art cataract surgery; femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery; premium intraocular lens implantation for correction of astigmatism and presbyopia; diagnosis and management of glaucoma, dry eye disease, and diabetic eye disease and age-related macular degeneration.
A native of Richmond, VA, Dr. Watson graduated from Clemson University with honors. She earned her medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine and while there, was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She completed her Internship and Ophthalmology Residency at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine.
“As a strongly visual person, I cherish the ability to experience our world in the visual sense. It is heartening to be able to help restore vision for others so that they may have the same opportunity.”
Dr. Watson enjoys boating and spending time on the water with her three children and husband. She enjoys running not only after her children, but to remain physically active in her spare time. If not a physician, Dr. Watson would spend her days fulfilling her other passion of baking.
Professional Society Memberships
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
- North Carolina Medical Society
- North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
- Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society