Neuro-ophthalmology involves both neurology and ophthalmology specialties concerning visual impairments that are associated or originate from the nervous system. At the Moran Eye Center we are equipped to diagnose and treat a wide range of neurological and visual disorders.


  • Cerebrovascular disease involving vision
  • Compressive optic neuropathy
  • Facial movement disorder (blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm)
  • Gaze palsies and nystagmus
  • Ischemic optic neuropathy (including temporal arteritis)
  • Migraines and FL-41 tinted lenses
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Ocular motor nerve disorders
  • Optic neuritis (including multiple sclerosis)
  • Papilledema (including pseudotumor cerebri)
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Post traumatic visual disorders
  • Thyroid eye disease
  • Unexplained facial and eye pain
  • Unexplained visual loss
  • Botulinum injections for blepharospasm, hemifacial spasm, migraine
  • Electroretinogram (ERG) including multi-focal ERG
  • Evaluation of paralytic strabismus and thyroid ophthalmoplegia
  • Infrared pupillography and recording
  • Optic nerve function tests (contrast sensitivity, flicker, color testing)
  • Optic nerve sheath decompression for papilledema and progressive ischemia
  • Optic neuropathy
  • Pharmacologic pupil testing
  • Temporal artery biopsy
  • Tensilon testing
  • Visual evoked potentials; auditory evoked potentials
  • Visual fields


Headache, Neuro-Ophthalmology


Imaging & Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Alison Crum, M.D.

Dr. Crum has training in both oculoplastics and orbital surgery - the reconstruction of the bones around the eyes after traumas, correcting drooping eyelids, and aesthetic surgeries, such as eyelid lifts. She also practices neuro-ophthalmology - the study of how the eye connects to the brain. She provides medical and surgical treatments for visual ... Read More

Kathleen B. Digre, M.D.

Kathleen B. Digre, MD, specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and headache and practices at the John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City. She evaluates and treats complex visual complaints which can be due to optic nerve or brain disease. Dr. Digre sees patients with complex neuro-ophthalmic disorders such as papilledema, photophobi... Read More

Bradley J. Katz, M.D., Ph.D.

Bradley Katz, MD, PhD, provides medical and surgical care of eye conditions including cataract, glaucoma, diabetes, and macular degeneration at the John A. Moran Eye Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City. He specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and evaluates patients with diseases that affect the optic nerve, diseases that affect eye movements a... Read More

Judith E. Warner, M.D.

Judith E. A. Warner is a Neurologist with a practice at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah. She is a Clinical Professor at the University of Utah Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and the Department of Neurology. Dr. Warner specializes in Neuro-ophthalmology: the study of the eye as it relates to the brain. She eva... Read More


Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neurology, Ophthalmology


John A. Moran Eye Center (801) 581-2352
John A. Moran Eye Center 65 Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
(801) 581-2352
South Jordan Health Center 5126 W. Daybreak Parkway
South Jordan, UT 84095
(801) 213-4500