Dr. Dugel has been practicing ophthalmology in the South Bay since 1986. He received his undergraduate and pre-clinical medical education in England and following medical school spent three months as a volunteer ophthalmologist for a charitablefoundation in Haiti. He then returned to Los Angeles to complete his fellowship training in corneal disorders and transplant surgery.
Dr. Dugel has lectured extensively to the medical community, optometrists, medical personnel and the public. He has coauthored book chapters in his specialty of Corneal disorders and refractive surgery. He has been featured in numerous news articles and local publications and has appeared on several local television programs.
His specialty interests include cataract micro-surgery, lens implants and laser microsurgery. Dr. Dugel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a former Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Columbia University College Of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY
LAC - USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC
Doheny Eye Institute/USC, Los Angeles, CA