University of Nebraska Medical Center

Karen B. Wilson, OD

Instructor, UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Karen Wilson

Karen B. Wilson, OD, is an instructor in the UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. She is a native of Omaha and studied biology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln before receiving bachelor's and doctor of optometry degrees from the Southern California College of Optometry.

She practiced optometry in Southern California and at a hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, before returning to Omaha in 2000. She joined UNMC in 2020, and also provides patient care through UNMC's primary clinical partner, Nebraska Medicine. 


Bachelor's: Southern California College of Optometry, Fullerton, CA

Doctor of Optometry: Southern California College of Optometry