Treatment & Services
- Cataract Evaluations
- Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking
- LASIK (Laser in situ Keratomileusis)
- Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK) Eye Surgery
- Refractive Cataract Surgery
- Refractive Lens Exchange
- Refractive Surgery
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Emory Eye Clinic
Cornea External Disease and Refractive Surgery
Atlanta, GA USA
Residency - Emory Eye Clinic
Atlanta, GA USA
Internship - Atlanta Medical Center
Transitional Year Internship
Atlanta, GA USA
Medical Education - Texas Tech University School of Medicine
Lubbock, TX USA
Graduate School - Sam Houston State University
Graduate Studies in Biology
Huntsville, TX USA
Undergraduate - Columbia University
New York, NY USA
Awards & Honors
1997 Junior Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Texas Tech SOM
1998 Merck Pharmaceuticals Quest for Excellence Award, Texas Tech SOM
2001 Outstanding Teaching Resident Award, Emory University
2004 Claes Dohlman Fellow Society (Outstanding Corneal Fellow in Nation)
2007 Secretariat Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
2008 Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
2010 Premier Surgeon P250 – inaugural member as leading innovator in premium IOL implant surgery
2010 Binkhorst Young Ophthalmologist Award, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
2011-present America’s Top Doctors (Ophthalmology), Castle Connolly, Ltd.
2011 Leading Ophthalmologists in America, named by Becker’s ASC Review
2011 Kritzinger Memorial Award, International Society of Refractive Surgery
2014 Senior Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
2015 Recognition Award (Inaugural Award), International Society of Refractive Surgery
2016 Premier Surgeon 300 – leading innovator in premium refractive surgery, Ocular Surgery News
2016 Jose Ignacio Barraquer Award. Brazilian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
2016 Atlanta’s Best Doctors, Atlanta Magazine
2016 Founder’s Award, International Society of Refractive Surgery
2017-2018 Top Doctors, Pasadena Magazine
2018 The Power List, The Ophthalmologist (Top 100 most influential people in the world of ophthalmology)
2018 Award of Excellence in Resident Education, USC Roski Eye Institute
2018 Secretariat Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
2019 President’s Award, International Society of Refractive Surgery
Research & Publications
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