Status Update - May 8, 2020 In response to the guidance provided by our local, state, and federal authorities and many national medical associations, we will carefully open our clinical practices and surgical centers. We want to do our part to help manage the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Should your eye care needs require our emergency attention please go to our location page for more information and availability. We have added additional measures to ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff CLICK HERE to find out more. We are requiring all patients to wear face masks or covering during visits. Stay tuned for the latest information on our status and additional guidance on our response to this health crisis.

Robert G. Trent, MD

Comprehensive Ophthalmology

Robert G. Trent, MD | Ophthalmology | Redding CA | Shasta LakeDr. Trent’s professional interests encompass all areas of ophthalmology. In addition to the full spectrum of family eye care that includes exams for glasses and contact lenses, Dr. Trent provides comprehensive medical and surgical services to his patients. He has maintained clinical and surgical excellence in cataract and refractive surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, glaucoma, corneal diseases, and retinal diseases, including macular degeneration and laser treatments for diabetic eye disease.

Dr. Trent is an avid sportsman enjoying swimming, snow skiing, tennis, and boating. He and his wife Amy, a Registered Nurse, have two daughters and a son. They are busy with community and church activities.

  • Phi Beta Kappa Highest Honors Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Tennessee
  • Medical Degree from the University of Tennessee, College of Medicine
  • Internship at Methodist Hospital in Memphis Tennessee
  • Ophthalmology residency at University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia South Carolina
  • Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners