Dr. Walter Beebe, a cornea and refractive surgery specialist, brings to our center exceptional leadership, extensive training, and unparalleled experience. His top-notch clinical skills and friendly chairside manner have earned him recognition in D Magazine as one of the “Best Doctors In America,” an award shared by only a select handful of ophthalmologists and eye care specialists in the United States.
Dr. Beebe has received some of the best training available in his field. First, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa honor fraternity. He then completed his Doctor of Medicine degree at his alma mater’s school of medicine, after which he finished an internship at the St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center in Indianapolis. Dr. Beebe next completed his residency in ophthalmology at Texas Tech University Health Science Center and later was awarded a fellowship in Cornea and External Disease at Pacific Presbyterian Medical Center in San Francisco.
After the culmination of his medical training, he moved to Dallas and joined Cornea Associates of Texas.
Dr. Beebe is actively involved in the ophthalmology community. He has been a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology since 1986 and currently serves as an Examiner. In addition, he is well published in respected medical journals and textbooks and lectures on topics related to his subspecialty, Cornea and External Disease. He is also past president of the Dallas Academy of Ophthalmology and is active in numerous professional societies and organizations.
Dr. Beebe is happily married and the father of a daughter and two sons. He enjoys sharing in their school activities and is an active member of Saint Andrew United Methodist Church. He spends his free time enjoying outdoor activities such as boating, fly fishing, and hiking with his family.