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Howard R. Krauss, M.D.

Languages: Spanish, English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Howard R. Krauss was born and raised in The Bronx and began his professional life in engineering, with degrees from Cooper Union and MIT, followed by a position at Hughes Aircraft Company. Having then decided to pursue a career in medicine, Dr. Krauss entered medical school and obtained his medical degree at the ripe old age of 27. This was followed by postgraduate training in Ophthalmology at the UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute, Fellowship training in Neuro-ophthalmology and Orbital Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh and then a 2-year stint as Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Southwestern Medical School, in Dallas, where he was Chief of Ophthalmology at Parkland Memorial Hospital, Chief of Neuro-ophthalmology, Oculoplastic Surgery and Strabismus, and Director of the Residency Training Program. Longing to return to the west coast, Dr. Krauss entered the private, clinical practice of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery in 1984.
New York Medical College, New York, NY
Medical School
Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA
University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburg, PA
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
Clinical Interests
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Cataract Removal
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Pain
  • Eyelid Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Procedures
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Lazy Eye
  • Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Penetrating Eye Injury
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Strabismus
  • Sudden Vision Loss
Neuro Ophthalmology
2125 Arizona Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404