Legacy Devers Eye Institute

Expert eye care you can trust

From routine eye exams to the most sophisticated surgeries, Legacy Devers Eye Institute offers comprehensive eye care supported by a world-renowned research institute. We’re located on the Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center campus and our eye care ranges from comprehensive ophthalmology to vision rehabilitation. Our providers include board-certified ophthalmologists, nurses, social workers and technicians with special training in the management and prevention of eye disease.

The Vision: Global recognition, local commitment

We'd love for you to learn more about our work in the areas of glaucoma, cornea, uveitis and retinal disease, but also our commitment to the care of the neediest in Portland. Read our newsletter, The Vision, referring to the eye health of our patients and our commitment to the future of ophthalmology. 

World-renowned for research

Legacy Devers is a private, nonprofit clinical and research eye institute - one of only a handful in the United States.

  • Discoveries in Sight Research Laboratories performs world-renowned research aimed at reducing and eliminating eye disease.
  • Devers Eye Institute has been around for more than 50 years. In 1959, a successful Portland businessman named Arthur H. Devers bequeathed more than $1 million for an eye clinic to serve the low-income population. His generous gift was the wellspring of the Devers Eye Institute, which today offers comprehensive clinical eye services; conducts world-renowned research; and pursues an ambitious educational agenda.

Our services

  • Comprehensive ophthalmology
  • Cornea and cataract
  • Eye plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Glaucoma
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • Retinal care and surgery
  • Vision Rehabilitation

Our locations

We provide comprehensive eye care at several locations, with specialty treatment at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center. Our facilities provide the latest technology and expertise in a warm, compassionate environment.