Get to know Ophthalmologist Dr. Leroy W. Vaughn, who serves patients in Inglewood, California.
Dr. Vaughn is an opthamologist who has been in practice for more than 45 years. His focus on eye problems associated with specific diseases have made him one of the top ophthalmologists in the country.
Dr. Vaughn is currently serving patients at his private practice in Inglewood, California. There, he offers them a number of specialized services (comprehensive eye exams, laser surgery, retinal surgery, and more) for treating diseases of the eye. He also understands the value of technological advances and how they can be used to provide his patients with the highest quality of care.
Dr. Vaughn’s patients have excellent things to say about him, one stating “Dr. Vaughn is an excellent doctor, who is at the top of his field. I’ve been a patient of his for more than 20 years, and also my family and several friends.”
Dr. Vaughn received his Bachelor of Science degree from Morehouse College, followed by his Doctorate in Medicine from Wayne State University in 1973. He then went on to complete his residency at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis and his fellowship training at the Eye and Ear Infirmary at Harvard University and at the Eye Research Institute in Boston.
Dr. Vaughn has published a number of articles in professional ophthalmic journals. He is renowned for his knowledge of diabetic retinopathy, which was the subject of one of his articles that was published in the Western Journal of Medicine in 1982.
Dr. Vaughn has been awarded the title of Chief Omeluoru by King Mbaukwu for his multiple medical missions in Nigeria. His distinguished work in Anambra, Nigeria earned him the ASA-USA Medical Missions Award in 2008.
Dr. Vaughn is a highly recognizable member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the California Medical Association, and the National Medical Association. He is also board-certified in ophthalmology by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO). The ABO is an independent, nonprofit organization responsible for certifying ophthalmologists (eye physicians and surgeons) in the United States.
Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine and surgery, which deals with the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. An ophthalmologist, like Dr. Vaughn, is expert in the diseases, functions and anatomy of the eye. Ophthalmologists may provide routine care such as vision testing, as well as prescribe and fit eyeglasses or contact lenses. However, ophthalmologists are also surgeons. They repair traumatic injuries to the eye and perform cataract and corneal surgery.
With years of experience and individualized concern for his patients, Dr. Vaughn’s distinguished service in the field of eye disorder treatment has made him one of the most renowned eye care specialists in the country.
Learn More about Dr. Leroy W. Vaughn:
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