William L. Benedict, M.D.

Surgical and Medical Retinal Specialist

William L. Benedict, M.D. has been with the Eye Care Center of Northern Colorado for nearly 30 years as a board certified ophthalmologist and retinal specialist. He serves as director of the Retinal Center of Northern Colorado and is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Colorado Medical School. His extensive training and experience in the use of ocular lasers and current vitreoretinal techniques ensures his patients have the most sophisticated care and retinal treatments.

Dr. Benedict is an expert in the surgical and medical treatment of vitreoretinal disorders. He specializes in:

  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Macular degeneration
  • Retinal vascular diseases
  • Retinal detachment
  • Uveitis
  • Severe ocular trauma

After earning his Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering from the University of Michigan, Dr. Benedict received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine. He went on to complete an ophthalmology residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation followed by two years of vitreoretinal fellowship training at Texas Tech University.