- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Diseases of the Vitreous and Retina
- Macular Degeneration
- Retinal Tears & Detachments
Dr. Christopher Komanski specializes in medical and surgical diseases of the vitreous and retina including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and retinal tears and detachments. A Florida native, Dr. Komanski received his medical degree from Wake Forest School of Medicine. He also holds degrees in Microbiology and Molecular Biology, as well as Bioengineering Innovation and Design. His graduate training includes a residency and chief residency at Wake Forest Baptist Health and fellowship in Retina Surgery at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.
He says that “taking care of patients, whether improving their vision or helping them cope with difficult disease, gives me meaning and purpose in life. Whether reattaching a retina in the operating room or performing procedures in the clinic to protect vision, I enjoy using advanced technology to help people see better.”
Dr. Komanski is an avid mountain biker, sailor, and fisherman. He and his wife, Lauren have one son, Jack. Dr. Komanski has dreamed of living in the Blue Ridge Mountains since his childhood and is looking forward to integrating into the Asheville community and serving the patients at Asheville Eye Associates.
- American Academy of Ophthalmology
- American Society of Retina Specialists
- North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons