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26726 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Meet The Doctor
Education & Training
New York Medical College- Valhalla, NY
University of Washington - Internal Medicine- Seattle, WA
University of Washington - Ophthalmology- Seattle, WA
New York Eye & Ear Infirmary - Glaucoma- New York, NY
We have two additional office locations:
653 Camino de los Mares
San Clemente, CA 92673
Irvine, CA 92618
I believe that medicine, and particularly, ophthalmology and glaucoma,
are both sciences and arts. I endeavor to apply the science of medicine
and tailor a treatment plan to the individual patient.
Educating patients that glaucoma is a team effort. I challenge them to
take an active role in treating their disease. After all, they\'re
the ones who have to take eyedrops on a daily basis in order to prevent
vision loss. So at each visit, we have a frank discussion of the status
of their disease and what we are going to do to keep them seeing for the
rest of their lives.
I can still vividly remember putting on my first pair of glasses as an
eighth-grader and thinking, \"That's great - I can see now.\"
After that experience, I decided that being an ophthalmologist would allow
me to provide others with that thrilling feeling of improved vision and
quality of life.
Tennis, golf, bocce, poker. Classical Piano; listening to live and recorded music.
American Board of Ophthalmology
Areas of Expertise
Micro-incision, no-stitch cataract surgery
All aspects of glaucoma care:
(1) diagnostics with optic nerve head and nerve fiber layer analysis, visual field testing
(2) therapeutics: medical, laser, surgical
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