Welcome to Our Practice

Our Team at Carolina Retina Institute (CRI) is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to improve the quality of life of our patients by restoring and maintaining their vision.  Dr. Amit Kumar, MD is a board certified Ophthalmologist with extensive training in the Diseases of the Retina, Vitreous and Macula. Recently, Dr. Amit Kumar was awarded the “Best Eye Doctor” in Western Wake by Cary Magazine in Jan 2018 Issue.  This is a great recognition for Dr. Kumar and his team! "Winning this recognition is an affirmation that our team at CRI has exceeded our patients’ expectations.  We are humbled by the endless support of our patients", says Dr. Kumar.

Dr. Kumar treats most eye conditions at CRI. He Medically and Surgically treats eye conditions such as diabetes, dry eyes, glaucoma, retina detachments, cataracts and more. Elderly patients have the convenience of going to one doctor for their various eye problems.  They have a peace of mind knowing that they will receive continued care and individual attention at CRI. 

Patient education is the key for patients to follow thru with their treatment plans.  Dr. Kumar takes his time to explain the condition and treatment plan in simple terms, so that every patient can understand the next steps in their eye care. 

We remain at the forefront of knowledge and treatment of eye diseases through research and continuing education. We maintain a relationship with our patients’ other providers to maintain focus on the entire patient. Our goal at CRI is to ensure the patient has a positive experience from beginning of their appointment to the end.

Dr. Amit Kumar is honored with the “Best Eye Doctor” Award in Cary Magazine! Record-breaking 15,207 voters’ casted ballots for their favorites in Western Wake. Western Wake area includes Cary, Apex, Morrisville, Holly Springs and Fuquay-Varina.

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