Carol Jean Ziel

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Campus mail: 2025 Frontis Plaza Blvd #100, Winston Salem, NC 27103
Phone: (919) 768-3240

Carol Ziel, MD, a fellowship trained surgeon and clinician specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts and other complicated causes of vision loss in adults. She is highly skilled and experienced in cataract and glaucoma surgery as well as other anterior segment laser and incisional surgeries. Ziel is proficient in the use of new technology premium IOL's for cataract surgery including multifocal, toric, and wavefront, which help patients see better after cataract surgery often without glasses. In addition to her clinical and surgical expertise, Ziel has contributed to her subspecialty through publications in peer-reviewed medical journals, and educational research presentations. Her most recent research involves the treatment of angle closure glaucoma with cataract surgery.

Education and Training

  • University of Kentucky at Lexington, M.D. 1987