Pediatric Ophthalmology Los Angeles Expert 521607 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in pediatric ophthalmology, with expertise in screening, consultation, treatment and surgery for: strabismus, amblyopia (lazy eye), tearing eyes, infantile and childhood cataracts, pediatric glaucoma, traumatic eye injuries in children, complications of ROP (retinopathy of prematurity), periocular hemangiomas, ptosis (droopy eyelids), complications of systemic disorders: diabetes, sickle cell anemia, juvenile rheumatic disease and lupus. I have additional knowledge in the development of the visual system, motility of ocular prostheses, hereditary and systemic eye disorders of childhood, and retinopathy of prematurity. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Degree Subject Institution
M.D.UCLA School of Medicine
B.S. Biology University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

Licenses Certifications

California State Medical Board

Awards & Affiliation

American Board of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)

Primary Affiliation

American Board of Ophthalmology