Dr. Damien Goldberg is a board certified ophthalmologist by American Board of Ophthalmology. His ophthalmology specialities include refractive, corneal and cataract eye surgery at the Wolstan & Goldberg Eye Associates. Dr. Damien Goldberg is most passionate in ophthalmology about patient care, clinical outcomes and constant striving to improve your technology in his field. He chose ophthalmology as his profession because ophthalmology provides the opportunity significantly improve patients lifestyles and visual outcomes. In regards to being involved with AECOS he likes being around key opinions leaders. These key relationships help him to continue to learn and improve surgical outcomes. This is a group of like-minded individuals who think that the golden age age of eye care is still in the future.
Â Â Â Undergrad: Emory University: BS in biology, magna cum laude
Â Â Â Medical School: Georgetown School of Medicine
Â Â Â McDonough School of Business â€“ Georgetown University, Washington DC
Â Â Â Residency: Georgetown/Washington Hospital Center
Â Â Â Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Georgetown School of Medicine
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Internship, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Georgetown School of Medicine, Washington DC
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â McDonough School of Business â€“ Georgetown University, Washington DC
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Emory University , BS in biology, magna cum laude
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Chief of Ophthalmology Surgery, Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Little Company of Mary Hospital, Torrance
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Torrance Surgery Center
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Chief of Ophthalmology Surgery
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â South Bay Surgery Center
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Â Laser Center of Torrance
Â Â Â â€¢Â Â Â Clinical Instructor, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA
Â Â Â Goldberg D. Improving Patientsâ€™ Compliance With Topical Medications Punctal plug delivery of topical glaucoma medications may circumvent patientsâ€™ compliance issues. Advanced Ocular Care Oct 2012.
Â Â Â Goldberg DF. Preoperative evaluation of patients before cataract and refractive surgery. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011 Spring;51(2):97-107.
Â Â Â Goldberg D. Cataract Surgery in Eyes With Retinal Pathology Optical coherence tomography can provide important information before and after the procedure. Advanced Ocular Care Aug 2010.
Â Â Â Wittpenn J, Silverstein S, Hunkler J, Schechter B, Price F, Chu R, Wallace B, Trattler W, Dougherty P, Goldberg D, Perry H, Solomon K, Donnfeld E, Kenyon K, Roberts C. A Masked Comparison of Acular LSÂ® Plus Steriod versus Steroid Alone for the Prevention of Macular Leakage in Cataract Patients. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008 Oct;146(4):554-560. Epub 2008 Jul 2.
Â Â Â Petroll, WM, Goldberg DF, Lindsey SS, Kelley PS, MD, Cavanagh, DW, Bowman WR, Parmar DN, Verity SM, McCulley, JP. Confocal assessment of corneal response to intracorneal lens insertion and laser in situ keratomileusis with flap creation using IntraLase. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. 2006. Jul:32(7) 1119-28.
Â Â Â Goldberg DF. Implantation of the Phakic 6 H2 Intraocular Lens â€“ A Heparin-Coated Phakic Intraocular Lens. Techniques in Ophthalmology. 4(1):7-11, March 2006.
Â Â Â Goldberg DF, Negvesky G, Butrus S, Goodlick T. Ulcerative Keratitis in Mycosis Fungoides. Eye and Contact Lens. 2005. Sept; 31(5) 219-20.
Â Â Â Charters L, Goldberg D, Heparin-Coated IOL May Be Option for Myopic Patients. Ophthalmology Times March 15, 2005. p.57.
Â Â Â Kelley P, Awwad S, Goldberg D, Cavanagh D, Bowman W, Parmar D, Petroll M, Verity S, McCulley JP. Validation of Corneal Power Following LASIK Using Tomey Topographic Modeling System (TMS) in Pseudophakic Patients. Poster at ARVO Ft Lauderdale, FL. May 2005.
Â Â Â Goldberg D, Kelley P, Cavanagh D, Bowman W, Parmar D, Petroll M, Verity S, McCulley JP. Keratocyte Response Following INTACSÂ®, Intracorneal Lens Inserts, and Flap Creation by Femtosecond Laser Ablation (IntralaseÂ®) for LASIK. Poster at ARVO Ft Lauderdale, FL. May 2005.
Â Â Â Goldberg D, Panigrahi D, Butrus S, Abelson M. Case of Rofecoxib Associated Steven Johnson Syndrome with Corneal and Conjunctival Changes. Cornea 2004 Oct 23(7):736-737.
Â Â Â Scharper PH, Panigrahi D, Goldberg D, Barazi M, Deegan W. Phototoxicity From a High-Intensity Non-Laser Portable Light Source. Poster at ARVO Ft Lauderdale, FL. May 2003.
Â Â Â Boxer Wachler B, Huynh VA, El-Shiaty A, Goldberg D, Evaluation of corneal functional optical zone after laser in situ keratomileusis. Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery 2002; 28:948â€“953.