David Chaffin, MD
Nevada Eye Consultants
5420 Kietzke Lane, Suite 103
Reno, Nevada 89511
Dr. David Chaffin
David B. Chaffin, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist who is dedicated to helping patients gain freedom from glasses and contact lenses. Known locally as "the doctor's doctor," he has performed thousands of refractive procedures. His patients have included doctors, other ophthalmic surgeons, local news and radio celebrities, and professional athletes, including PGA Tour Pro Scott McCarron, world champion ultimate fighter Ken Shamrock, and US shooting team captain Reya Kempley.
Recognized as a leading LASIK surgeon, Dr. Chaffin has been featured on local television programs including "Health on Your Side," as well as several radio programs. He is renowned for his commitment to upholding the highest medical standards and only offering the safest, state-of-the-art FDA-approved technology for correcting and treating vision.
Offering cutting-edge surgical procedures and superior medical care, Dr. Chaffin of Nevada Eye Consultants is a "clear choice" for vision correction treatment and surgery.
To schedule a consultation with Dr. Chaffin, contact Nevada Eye Consultants at (775) 329-2300.
More about Laser Vision Correction at the Nevada Eye Consultants
Prior to any surgical procedure, Dr. Chaffin PERSONALLY conducts a thorough eye examination and consultation to ensure each patient safely obtains excellent results.
For LASIK, Dr. Chaffin uses the VISX S4 Smoothscan Excimer Laser with wavefront-guided technology. This advanced technology allows for precise measurement of each patient's unique corneal curvature which personalizes the procedure and helps patients achieve better visual quality than with glasses or contact lenses.
Dr. Chaffin also performs intraocular lens surgery. He offers the AcrySof ReSTOR and ReZoom lenses which help cataract patients and middle-aged adults regain clear vision for both distance and near objects without the use of glasses or bifocals. For those patients with thin corneas or high myopia who do not qualify for LASIK, Dr. Chaffin offers the Visian ICL, Implantable Collomar Lens.
More about Dr. Chaffin of Nevada Eye Consultants
Dr. Chaffin is a graduate of University of California in Davis where he earned his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry with highest honors. He earned his medical degree from the prestigious UCLA, School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology surgery residency at UC Davis Medical Center where he was selected to serve as Chief Ophthalmology Resident his final year. Dr. Chaffin also spent an additional year teaching advanced ophthalmic surgical procedures to ophthalmology residents.
In addition to his educational achievements, Dr. Chaffin maintains membership in a number of prestigious medical societies including the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Nevada Medical Society, and the Washoe County Medical Society. Dr. Chaffin also serves as a consultant in developing new technologies for several leading ophthalmic surgery companies.