Expert in Refractive Eye Surgery, Including LASIK, PRK, Phakic IOLs, Intacs, LASEK, epi-LASIK
Expert ID: 727289 California, USA
He has served as an expert witness for numerous refractive surgery malpractice cases, both on the plaintiffs' side as well as the defense. He has been a clinical investigator in numerous FDA studies related to various excimer lasers in the 1990s.
Expert has been the team ophthalmologist for the Oakland Raiders since 1999, and over the past several years has served on and off as the team LASIK surgeon for the Oakland A's, the San Jose Sharks, the San Jose Sabercats, the LA Dodgers, the LA Galaxy, the LA Kings and the San Diego Padres.
|Year: 1988||Degree: MD||Subject: Medicine||Institution: UCLA School of Medicine|
|Year: 1984||Degree: BS||Subject: Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry||Institution: Yale University|
|Years: 1992 to 2009||Employer: Laser Eye Center of Silicon Valley||Title: Owner||Department:|
Responsibilities:He has owned his own practice since 1992, and has developed an outstanding reputation both locally and nationally in the field of refractive surgery.
Fields of Expertise
astigmatic keratotomy, astigmatism, cornea, excimer laser, eye, eye care, keratotomy, laser corneal surgery, laser in-situ keratomileusis, laser ophthalmology, microkeratome, ophthalmology, photorefractive keratectomy, presbyopia, radial keratotomy, refractive eye surgery, visual wellness, diplopia, lacrimal gland, descemet membrane, orbital evisceration, eye evisceration, eye enucleation, vitrectomy, scleral buckling, intraocular lens implantation, light coagulation, iridectomy, filtering surgery, dacryocystostomy, blepharoplasty, macular degeneration, ocular transplant, corneal transplantation, pediatric ophthalmology, ocular allergy, subluxation, vision loss prevention, orbital surgery, oculoplastic surgery, blepharospasm, retinitis pigmentosa, eye injury, artificial cornea, ophthalmic pharmaceutical product, eyewash solution, conjunctiva, uveitis, intraocular lens, blindness, aqueous humor, industrial laser, orthokeratology, ocular irritation, fluorescein, color blindness, scotopic vision, near point, myopia, vision defect, binocular vision, electron beam pumped excimer laser, refraction, flying-spot scanning, vision, eyeglasses, ophthalmic device, optometry, crystalline lens, choroid, retina, eye physiology, ocular disease, laser, cataract