Awards and Past Positions

2008, 2006, 2005 Physician of Excellence

Orange County Medical Association. This program was “designed to honor established physicians in Orange County who exhibit special leadership skills in the medical profession and deliver high quality health care.”

Attending Staff
Cedars Sinai Hospital
Beverly Hills, California

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology
University of California, Irvine
February 1991 – August 2001

Selected panelist for LASIK session
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Philadelphia, PA
June 4, 2002

Visiting Surgical Consultant
Barbados General Hospital
Barbados, West Indies
December, 1996

Visiting Surgical Consultant for the President of South Africa
Morningside Clinic
Johannesburg, South Africa
March 1995

Attending Staff
Western Medical Center / Regional Trauma Center
Santa Ana, California
June 24, 1986 – April 6, 1995

Visiting Surgical consultant
Aravind Eye Hospital
Madurai, India
December 1992

Attending Staff
Irvine Medical Center
Irvine, California

Attending Staff
Saddleback Community Hospital
Laguna Hills, California
February 28, 1986 – January 26, 1993

Clinical Fellow – Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario – July 1984 – June 1985

Clinical Associate – Attending Staff
Scheie Eye Institute
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Visiting Surgical Consultant
Leogane Eye Clinic
Port au Prince, Haiti
July – September 1983

Chief Resident
Georgetown University Hospital
Department of Ophthalmology