At Optum, our Board Certified Ophthalmology physicians specialize in diagnosing and treating some of the most complex eye disorders. Our experienced physicians provide expertise in the following areas:

  • Dr. Rivera: Cataract Surgery
  • Dr. Clavell: Retina/Uveitis Specialist


Our services include:

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal and External Disease
  • General Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Medical and Surgical Care
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Xeomin

We work closely with our partners in Optometry to provide our patients with comprehensive, high quality eye care.  Please call us at 1-505-262-3937 to learn more about our services or to make an appointment.

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Ophthalmology clinics

Clinics Providers

Ophthalmology - Journal Center

5150 Journal Center Blvd., NE, (3rd Floor)

Albuquerque, NM 87109

Bagga, Arlene, MD
Chavez, Katia, MD
McMillan, Fred, MD

Ophthalmology information

Commonly treated conditions: Our procedures include:

  • Cataracts
  • Retina / Vitreous Diseases
  • Corneal and External Disease

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea Transplants
  • General Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Medical and Surgical Care
  • Xeomin for Medical Care


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