Dr. Doubrava has been involved in FDA studies while in New Orleans as well as clinical research at UCLA's Jules Stein Eye Center. Dr. Doubrava has performed cataract and refractive surgery since 1992. Whether you are suffering from an eye disease or interested in laser vision correction, Dr. Doubrava will provide you with a comprehensive examination and care. Dr. Doubrava provides diabetic, glaucoma, or visual acuity eye examinations, optical, small incision cataract surgery, LASIK, PRK, corneal transplantation, and DSEK. Dr. Doubrava continues to update his knowledge base with the most up-to-date treatments and procedures. Dr. Doubrava's philosophy of "I Care for Nevada" is both his motto and the name of his practice! When there is so much to see, see the doctor who has made it his life's work to care for Nevadan's. Mark W. Doubrava, M.D., Eye Care for Nevada.
As the son of an esteemed Las Vegas physician, Dr. Mark W. Doubrava possesses an intimate understanding of the privilege of being a doctor who truly cares for the health and wellbeing of his patients. Dr. Doubrava is a proud member of the Clark County Medical Society, The Nevada Academy of Ophthalmology, The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and The American Academy of Ophthalmology. While adopting the medical and ethical guidelines that each organization represents, Dr. Doubrava has been selected consecutively by his peers, surveys, and rankings to be one of the best doctors in Las Vegas. Multiple Publications which have participated in this outstanding recognition include: Las Vegas Life Magazine, Vegas 7, and Desert Companion.
Mark W. Doubrava, M.D. has lived in Las Vegas for over forty years. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and his medical training at the University of Nevada, Reno. His internship was completed at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas and his ophthalmology training was at the Louisiana State University Eye Center. During his four year residency, Dr. Doubrava studied medical and surgical eye care at the New Orleans Veteran's Hospital, The New Orleans Children's Hospital, Lyons' Eye Clinic, and at the renowned Charity Hospital. At the Louisiana State University Medical Eye Center, Dr. Doubrava was the first resident to treat a patient with laser vision correction in 1996. Dr. Doubrava completed a one year fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery. His fellowship was under the tutelage of Dr. Marguerite B. McDonald at the New Orleans Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital. Dr. McDonald performed the world's first laser vision correction on a patient in 1988 while on faculty at the Louisiana State University Medical Eye Center. Dr. Doubrava received advanced training in corneal transplantation, cataract implant surgery, and LASIK.
Dr. McDonald and Dr. Doubrava co-authored a chapter for one of the first textbooks regarding LASIK in 1997.
Dr. Doubrava is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. To learn more about the American Academy of Ophthalmology, click here: aao.org
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