Dr. Damien Luviano
18 years experience male
Damien Luviano, MD, FACS I am a board certified physician and surgeon. I have dedicated my life and career to the management of eye diseases. I enjoy teaching both healthcare workers and patients about eye diseases.
SpecialtiesDoctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
United States: California, Texas, Virginia
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Vitamin D & Uveitis: Association of Low Vitamin D Levels with Noninfectious Anterior Uveitis The data showed that the odds of developing uveitis were 4% lower for every 1-ng/mL increase in vitamin D levels. Though the authors conclude there is no confirmation of a causal effect between the two, it supports the growing body of literature. http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaophthalmology/article-abstract/2594012
A 29-year-old male asked:
Uncontrolled Diabete: Diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema are serious, but the good news are that trials such as the dcct, edic, ukpds, accord, ukpds-hds, field have shown that if glucose levels, blood pressure, cholesterol, and lipids are controlled diabetic retinopathy can get better. Trials such as the etdrs, drs, drvs show that eye physicians (ophthalmologists) can improve eye disease with treatment.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Protect good eye: Retina detachment is a serious eye condition. The causes can be trauma, inherited conditions, and age related to name a few. Your goal should be to protect the good eye by: 1) protect good eye with break resistant eyeglasses 2) avoid elective surgery of good eye 3) find cause of detachment and take steps to prevent it in good eye. The color change in bad eye is likely related to degeneration.
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TestimonialsRecommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.
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Thank you notes
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor without hesitation. Dr. Luviano treats patients with true compassion. He has saved the vision of numerous patients in the community. Furthermore, he is a leader in the field o...Read More
May 30, 2015
Your dedication and commitment to providing quality health consultation on HealthTap is greatly admired and a true benefit to your patients. Keep up the good work.
Dr. Andrew Doan
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Outstanding eye physician and surgeon who is dedicated to his patients and is devoted to teaching other doctors.
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Thank you, this checklist was so helpful Ended up very short of breath watching tv- got chest X-ray and bloods!
Doctor my father sufers from diabetic retinopathy he lost his left eye vision..what advice could you give me
Education & Training
university of texas southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX
Methodist DALLAS MEDICAL CENTER
MLK/Drew/Los Angeles County
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Certificate of Appreciation for 2009 Volunteer, American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American College of Surgeons
American Board of Ophthalmology