Eye Doctors Albuquerque

There’s no denying that vision is a crucial part of our daily lives – from driving the kids to school to reading your favorite book and even developing cherished memories, being able to see clearly is a gift that shouldn’t be taken for granted! Despite this knowledge, however, many people often forego visiting their eye doctor annually, or do not make an appointment with a physician until a problem appears. Rather than turning to a specialist when your vision starts to fade, the Albuquerque eye doctors at Southwest Eyecare encourage you to schedule routine exams to catch and even prevent certain visual impairments from developing or worsening.

Our physicians are committed to providing the highest quality of experienced and compassionate eye care services to help you maintain great eye health for life! Whether you need a new pair of stylish eyeglass frames or you’re seeking surgical treatment for cataracts, our team offers certified, expert care that you can trust.

Southwest Eyecare: Albuquerque Eye Doctor Services

Medical and Surgical Care for:

  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Dry Eye
  • Corneal Disease
  • Eye Injuries

Treatments and Vision Correction Procedures for:

  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • PRK (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
  • Clear Lens Replacement

Southwest Eyecare: Albuquerque Eye Doctor Services


Dr. John Teahan

Specialties and certifications:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Refractive surgery
  • General, clinical and surgical ophthalmology
  • VISX® – laser technology for vision correction

Dr. Paul Sanchez

Specialties and certifications:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Diabetic eye evaluations
  • Medical, laser, and minimally invasive surgery for glaucoma treatment
  • Comprehensive ophthalmology

Dr. Kenneth Downes

Specialties and certifications:

  • Cornea and external disease
  • Refractive surgery
  • Cataract surgery
  • Comprehensive ophthalmology


Specialties and certifications:

  • Advanced Technology Cataract Surgery
  • Femtosecond Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea and External Disease
  • Advanced Medical Dry Eye Treatment
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • LASIK & Laser Vision Correction
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology

If you’re ready to see a difference in eye care, trust the eye doctors at Southwest Eye Care in Albuquerque

Call (505) 346-0500 to schedule an appointment!