13679-Neely, Daniel

Daniel E. Neely, MD

Professor of Ophthalmology

Glick Eye Institute
1160 W. Michigan St.

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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An international expert in the fields of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus (misalignment of the eyes), Completed Pediatric Ophthalmology fellowship at Indiana University School of Medicine and Riley Hospital for Children in 1998, recognized to be one of the top Pediatric Ophthalmology fellowships in the world. Practicing full-time Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus since 1998, Dr. Neely has been named a "Top Doc" by the Indianapolis Monthly on multiple occasions. In addition to teaching residents and fellows in Pediatric Ophthalmology at Indiana University, Dr. Neely also teaches extensively in developing countries around the world as a volunteer faculty member with Orbis International, an ophthalmology teaching organization famous for its MD-10 Flying Eye Hospital and its Cybersight Telemedicine Program which Dr. Neely helps to direct. As a global expert, Dr. Neely specializes in all aspects of Pediatric Ophthalmology including: glasses and refractive errors (nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism), amblyopia (lazy eye), surgical and nonsurgical treatments for eye muscle disorders (strabismus), pediatric cataracts and intraocular lens implants, pediatric glaucoma, retinoblastoma, hemangiomas, eyelid surgeries (ptosis), dermoids, retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) and telemedicine. 

Titles & Appointments

  • Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Education
    1993 MD The Ohio State University
    1989 BS The Ohio State University
  • Research

    Amblyopia (lazy eye) 

    Pediatric cataracts and intraocular lens implants

    Pediatric glaucoma 






  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Ophthalmology
    American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
    Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Ophthalmology - Ophthalmology
  • Clinical Interests

    Glasses and refractive errors (nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism) 

    Amblyopia (lazy eye) 

    Surgical and nonsurgical treatments for eye muscle disorders (strabismus)

    Pediatric cataracts and intraocular lens implants

    Pediatric glaucoma



    Eyelid surgeries (ptosis)


    Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)


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