Brett Budden, MD

Dr. Brett Budden is a retinal specialist and surgeon.

Dr. Budden is a native of Lafayette, LA.  He graduated from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge prior to moving to New Orleans where he earned his Medical Degree from LSU School of Medicine.

He completed his Ophthalmology residency at the LSU Medical Center and Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans, where he served as Chief Resident.  Dr. Budden went on to complete a two-year retina fellowship at Tulane University Medical Center and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center focused on the medical and surgical management of diseases of the vitreous and retina.

Dr. Budden’s main interests are the diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal tears and detachments as well as other pathology affecting the vitreous, macula, and retina.

Dr. Budden lives in Lakeview with wife, Clare, and daughters Victoria and Eliza.