Eduardo Besser, MD is a board-certified physician and surgeon practicing comprehensive ophthalmology in Culver City, California. His expertise encompasses eye conditions that affect patients of all ages, from young adults seeking an all-laser LASIK procedure or help with ocular allergies to the prevention and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration.
Dr. Besser provides comprehensive eye examinations and utilizes the newest surgical techniques and latest technology to.. perform specialized eye surgery. He has extensive experience in advanced procedures including sutureless cataract microsurgery and implantation of the latest intraocular lenses.
As a medical and surgical ophthalmologist, Dr. Besser does not provide eyeglasses and contact lenses at his practice. For patients seeking eyeglasses and contact lenses, Dr. Besser can refer patients to local optometrists in the area.
After graduating from the University of California at Santa Barbara, Dr. Besser received his Doctor of Medicine from the Boston University School of Medicine, then went on to complete his residency training at New York Medical College and New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Dr. Besser is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a certification that reflects his advanced training and experience.
When he's not working with patients, Dr. Besser teaches ophthalmology residents the art and science of eye surgery as a clinical instructor at the University of California, Los Angeles. He also proudly donates ophthalmology services to the Venice Family Clinic in Los Angeles.
Having been born in Mexico City, Dr. Besser speaks fluent Spanish and continues to participate in pro bono medical/surgical missions to Nicaragua and Mexico.