NVISION Eye CenterRichard Leung, M.D.
Dr. Leung taught LASIK techniques to eye surgeons from around the world and in fact, other physicians, optometrists and ophthalmologists have selected him to perform their LASIK.
Dr. Leung gained fame and captured the attention of people worldwide when he performed the world's first live Internet LASIK procedure. He has received numerous awards including the Ioptex Award for Innovative Techniques in Eye Surgery and the USC Newburn Award for Research Excellence in Ophthalmology. He has the distinction of being chosen as one of the "Top-Rated Physicians in America."
Dr. Leung is a board-certified ophthalmologist who completed his training at the University of California San Diego, University of Southern California and John Hopkins University. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and of the International Society of Refractive Surgery.
1981 M.D., University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
International Society of Refractive Surgeons
European Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery
San Diego County Medical Society
1981 Fellowship, Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
1982 Internship, UCSD Medical Center, San Diego, California
1986 Residency, Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, California