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. 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 then 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 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
Sees Patients In:
- Glaucoma treatment and surgery
- Cataract surgery
- YAG laser for after cataract surgery
- Advanced technology replacement lenses for cataract surgery
Dr. Millender lives in Pinehurst with her husband, Stephen, and their two sons, Joseph and David. She enjoys spending time with her young children, horseback riding and yoga.