Dr. Fishman is a cataract specialist and comprehensive ophthalmologist providing personalized eyecare for patients in the Bay Area, Santa Cruz, and Northern California. Dr. Fishman is an Eye Physician and Surgeon specializing in state-of-the-art, small incision cataract surgery and complex cataract and anterior segment surgery. He offers all available premium intraocular lens implants and laser enhancements.
As a comprehensive ophthalmologist and anterior segment surgeon, Dr. Fishman offers full comprehensive eye care including the treatment of glaucoma, corneal and external diseases, eyelid disease as well as diabetic and macular degeneration screening, same day emergency visits, and prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses.
With an MD PhD from Stanford in Analytical Laser Chemistry and Neuroscience, Dr. Fishman provides informational “research consults” on emerging ocular innovations including Femtosecond Laser Cataract Surgery.
Highlights of Dr. Fishman's Academic Accomplishments
•Stanford-Trained Ophthalmologist with a Stanford MD, PhD
•Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
•Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
•Founder and Former Director of the Stanford Ophthalmic
Tissue Engineering Laboratory
•Founder of the Stanford Artifical Retinal Prothesis Project
•Published in Journals including Science, PNAS, and
The Archives of Ophthalmology
•10 U.S. Patents
•Invited speaker to International Ophthalmology Conferences