Nicholas J. Frame, M.D.

Ophthalmologist in Milwaukee

Nicholas J. Frame, M.D. Nicholas Frame, M.D.,  is a highly experienced glaucoma specialist and a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who is skilled in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma as well as cataract surgery. He is a partner at Milwaukee Eye Care, a trusted eye care practice serving patients from Milwaukee and beyond.   Milwaukee Magazine 2024 Top Doctors Emblem

Dr. Frame graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, earning an undergraduate degree in Bacteriology. He completed medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. During medical school he participated in medical mission trips to Guatemala and India. Following medical school, he completed an internal medicine internship at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, where he stayed and completed his ophthalmology residency at Louisiana State University. Dr. Frame then returned home to Wisconsin, where he completed a distinguished fellowship in glaucoma in the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health. During his time he
gained extensive experience in the surgical management of glaucoma.

Dr. Frame performs traditional glaucoma surgeries as well as newer, minimially invasive glaucoma procedures including trabeculectomy, aqueous draining devices, XEN gel stent, canaloplasty, iStent trabecular microbypass, Hydrus microstent, endocyclophotocoagulation, Durysta implants, and combined
cataract/glaucoma laser procedures

Dr. Frame is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and a member of the America Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society, Wisconsin Academy of Ophthalmology and the Wisconsin Glaucoma Society.

Dr. Frame was born and raised in Madison and enjoys bowling, fishing, and spending time outdoors. He and his wife, who is from the Milwaukee area, are avid Wisconsin sports fans and enjoy attending Packers, Brewers, Badgers, and Bucks games.  They also have their hands full with their two young twins.

With his expertise and dedication, he looks forward to continuing to serve and improve the quality of life for his patients.

To schedule an appointment, please call 414-271-2020.


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