Baton Rouge Regional Eye Bank  

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7777 Hennessy Blvd, Suite 1005
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808

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Charles E. Afeman

Dr. Charles Afeman graduated from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans in 1960.  He interned at St. Luke’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado and completed his residency at Charity Hospital in New Orleans.  He joined Eye Medical Center in 1965. 

He partnered with Sister Lilian’s earliest efforts as the formation of the Eye Bank evolved.  He served as Medical Director of the Eye Bank from 1975 to 2005.  He performed the first corneal transplant on March 9, 1976.  Dr. Afeman’s professional involvement spans over 30 years of dedicated oversight providing hands on technical and medical direction in all areas of this multidimensional program.

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