Robert L. Epstein, MD, Joins Editorial Board
San Diego, Calif., April 22, 2009 All About Vision has appointed nationally recognized cataract and refractive surgeon Robert L. Epstein, MD, to its Editorial Advisory Board.
As one of the first surgeons in the United States to perform LASIK, Dr. Epstein brings a wealth of expertise to the task of ensuring that All About Vision educates consumers with accurate, comprehensive information.
Dr. Epstein is medical director and chief surgeon at Mercy Center for Corrective Eye Surgery in Chicago and has regularly performed LASIK, PRK, epi-LASIK, Crystalens implantation and other procedures. He helped develop multifocal LASIK and has been awarded several patents, including one for a device that increases the safety and accuracy of laser vision correction.
Dr. Epstein is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, of which he is former vice chief of medical staff and chairman of medical staff quality assessment.
Dr. Epstein completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Illinois School of Medicine. He obtained his medical degree from New Jersey Medical School and his MBA at the University of Chicago.
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