Dr. Benjamin R Buckner is a board-certified ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained cornea and refractive surgeon specializing in LASIK, PRK, ICL, and cataract surgery.
He is a active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and the Utah Ophthalmology Society. Dr. Buckner is also an editor of the Refractive Surgery section of EyeWiki.
Dr. Buckner grew up in Lindon, Utah and earned an undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University (cum laude, Edwin S. Hinckley Scholarship). He attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (AOA Honor Society, scholarship), and had an internship at the Boise VA Medical Center. After completing his ophthalmology residency at the University of Missouri, he had a fellowship in Corneal Disease and Refractive Surgery at Hoopes Vision. After completing his fellowship, Dr. Buckner remains as part of our practice amongst our team of medical professionals.
He and his wife Debi have 4 children. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, water sports and learning music. He speaks some Spanish and is accepting new patients.