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Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Kara M. Cavuoto, M.D.

General Information

Kara M. Cavuoto, M.D.


  • Fax: 305-482-4568


  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Academic Title

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Clinical Specialties

Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Emergency Ophthalmology, Strabismus, Pediatric Amblyopia

Clinical Areas

Research Interests

Pediatric eye disorders, complex strabismus in adults and children, surgical techniques in strabismus, adjustable sutures for adult strabismus correction, microbiology, ocular surface microbiome, ocula trauma, emergent ocular conditions


University of Miami

Miami, FL

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Miami, FL

Ophthalmology Residency
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Miami, FL

Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus Fellowship
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Miami, FL

Practice Locations

  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at Miami
  • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at Palm Beach Gardens