Tarra W. Millender, M.D. is a specialist in glaucoma treatment and cataract surgery. Dr. Millender attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, graduating summa cum laude and was a Texas Tech Presidential Scholar. She received her medical degree from the Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, N.C., and she completed her medicine internship and ophthalmology residency at Duke University Medical Center.
Dr. Millender spent a year as Chief Resident in Ophthalmology at Duke, where she dedicated her efforts to research and residency education. Dr. Millender completed her fellowship in glaucoma diseases at the Duke Eye Center. She is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American Glaucoma Society.
Dr. Millender lives in Southern Pines, NC with her husband, Stephen, and their two sons, Joseph and David. She enjoys the great outdoors, spending time with her family, and fitness.
Sees Patients In:
- Treatment of cataract and glaucoma
- Medical, laser, and surgical treatment of Glaucoma
- Minimally invasive glaucoma surgery
- Comfort cataract surgery
- Advanced technology replacement lenses for cataract surgery
- YAG laser for after cataract surgery