Joseph M. Biber, MD
After graduating summa cum laude from Presbyterian College, Dr. Biber obtained a medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the Storm Eye Institute in Charleston, SC where he won the prestigious Program Director’s Award – for the top resident who most embodies the personal traits one would want in a physician. Dr. Biber was also presented the Helma Research Award for his work on intraocular lens design and formation of after-cataract. He was granted a Cornea, Cataract, and LASIK fellowship under the esteemed Dr. Edward Holland at the Cincinnati Eye Institute.
Dr. Biber has participated in multiple research projects including the preparation of a review of LASIK safety and outcomes, presented in part to the FDA. He helped establish the “Fight for S.I.G.H.T.” program, providing free comprehensive ophthalmic eye exams to the underserved population of Charleston, SC. Dr. Biber has published research papers in leading ophthalmology journals and has presented at several national and international meetings. He has authored several book chapters describing the medical and surgical management of cataracts and corneal diseases.
Cataract Surgery (including laser-assisted cataract surgery) and Intraocular Lens Implantation (including ReSTOR and Toric lenses)
Complex Cataract Surgery including different lens fixation techniques as required for unique cases
Laser Vision Correction (LASIK)
Partial and Full Thickness Corneal Transplantation
Management of Corneal Diseases and Dry Eye
Dr. Biber and his wife, Elizabeth, have three children, Ella, Harrison and Bradley. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, reading and running.