Dr. Sidney L. Gulledge, III MD is an ophthalmologist and ophthalmic surgeon in Raleigh, North Carolina where he has practiced eye surgery and general ophthalmology since 1981.  He performs laser eye surgery specializing in cataract and lens implant surgery, glaucoma and macular degeneration evaluation and treatment.  The Rexwoods Eye Center offers a complete range of eye services including comprehensive medical examinations, refractive screening exams, contact lens evaluations and prescriptions, as well as glasses prescriptions with assistance when indicated to aid the patient in on line glasses internet buying.


Dr. Gulledge is on the staff at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, NC having received his education and training at Wake Forest School of Medine, the Duke Eye Center and the Wills Eye Hospital of Jefferson University in Philadelphia. He has been practicing ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgery for 35 years.


Specialties & Qualifications


Specialty: Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery


Ophthalmologists diagnose and treat eye diseases, including vision loss, detached retinas, cataracts, and glaucoma. They perform laser retina surgery, refractive surgery and lens replacement operations.


Subspecialties: General Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery


Education & Medical Training

Duke University Eye Center
Residency, Ophthalmology


Wills Eye Hospital 

Fellowship, Laser Cataract, and Lens Implant Surgery


Wake Forest University 
Internship, Internal Medicine


Wake Forest School of Medicine 

Medical Education MD degree


Duke University

Undergraduate Education


Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology

Board Certified in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery


Licensed MD in state of North Carolina since 1976



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​​REXWOODS EYE CENTER 

​​Dr. Sidney L. Gulledge III MD