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Racing on the water wearing glasses or contacts just didn't make me as competitive as I wanted to be. But my procedure with Dr. Shapiro changed all that...now I can see the finish line without glasses or contacts!View More
- Jerry Cain
The Shapiro Laser Eye Center is unique in that it is a true specialty practice: laser vision correction is all that we do. Dr. Shapiro is an internationally recognized leader in laser vision correction. He is the only true specialist in the Tri-Counties with a practice devoted exclusively to refractive surgery. He has performed close to 20,000 refractive surgical procedures and has helped teach refractive eye surgery to over 1,000 other eye surgeons from around the world. His various scientific and teaching articles have been published worldwide. Dr. Shapiro has made particular contributions to wavefront vision correction -- the newest and most sophisticated form of laser vision correction. He was one of the first surgeons in the world to publish a scientific article about wavefront surgery and had authored landmark articles describing the therapeutic use of wavefront surgery to assist patients having difficulties with older forms of laser vision correction. As a noted teacher and author of this latest form of laser vision correction, Dr. Shapiro performs exclusively wavefront surgery in his practice
What's important to you is the skill and background Dr. Shapiro brings to his patients at the Shapiro Laser Eye Center. At the Shapiro Laser Eye Center, we are committed to specialization and excellence in laser vision correction.
- LASIK - Laser Eye Surgeons
- Medical School: The University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine
- Ophthalmology Residency: the Ophthalmology Department at the University of California at Davis
- After completion of ophthalmology residency training, two additional postgraduate fellowship years were spent studying refractive surgery, including extensive fellowship study with J. Charles Casebeer, M.D., the "father" of modern refractive surgery. Dr. Shapiro is one of only fourteen surgeons in the world to have studied in this extensive one-on-one fellowship setting under Dr. Casebeer.
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
International Society of Refractive Surgery
Refractive Surgery Special Interest Group in the American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
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