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Dr. William L. Trotter

Dr William Trotter | Ophthalmologist Ventura CA | Oxnard CA | Thousand Oaks CAWilliam L. Trotter, M.D. is trained in general comprehensive ophthalmology with added expertise in cataract and refractive surgery. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He is also a volunteer clinical instructor in Ophthalmology at Jules Stein Eye Institute/UCLA, where he has been responsible for teaching residents new techniques in cataract surgery. He has served on the Medical Executive Committee of Channel Islands Surgicenter since 2003.

Dr. Trotter earned his medical doctorate in 1995 from Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, after completing a triple-major in Anthropology, Biology and English Literature at Boston University's College of Liberal Arts. His post-graduate training included a preliminary medical internship at Boston University Medical Center; a residency in ophthalmology at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York; and a general comprehensive ophthalmology fellowship with emphasis on cataract and refractive surgery at Jules Stein Eye Institute/UCLA in Los Angeles, California.

Before coming to Miramar Eye Specialists in 2001, Dr. Trotter practiced general comprehensive ophthalmology at St. Mary's Eye Center in Santa Monica and at Kaiser Permanente in Woodland Hills.

Dr. Trotter is a frequent editorial reviewer for peer-reviewed journals such as Ophthalmology and the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. He is a clinical investigator in an ongoing FDA phase IIIb trial of a new therapy for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration called Lucentis.

His research and publications include:

  • 1999-2000 - Outcomes of Cataract Surgery in Monocular Patients: A Case-Control Study - published in Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery August 2002.
  • 1999-2000 - Reduction of Manifest Astigmatism with the Toric Posterior Chamber Intra-ocular lens versus Astigmatic Keratotomy: a comparison study - presented at ASCRS - Boston, May 2000.
  • 1999 - Anterior Capsule Staining for White Cataracts - presentation at Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA Annual Cataract Surgery Conference.
  • 1999 - A Revised Nomogram for the Moria LSK one Microkeratome - submitted for publication in Journal of Refractive Surgery.
  • 1999 - Endoscopic CDCR with Jones Tube Placement: A Comparative Study - presented as a poster at the 1999 American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, published Ophthalmology, June 2000 issue.
  • 1999 - Treatment of Medial Rectus Transection Complicating Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery - presented as a poster at 1999 AAPOS meeting, published in Journal of AAPOS August 2000 issue.
  • 1997 - Yearly ophthalmology residency research project investigating the comparative survival of penetrating keratoplasty grafts with placement of a Molteno versus an Ahmed valve for secondary glaucoma.

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Lynn Eye Surgery Center, Thousand Oaks
  • Channel Islands Surgicenter, Oxnard
  • Community Memorial Hospital, Ventura
  • Ventura County Medical Center, Ventura
  • St. Johns Regional Medical Center, Oxnard

Services Dr. Trotter provides include:

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology (Adult and Adolescent)
  • No-Stitch Cataract Surgery
  • Complicated Cataract and Implant Surgery
  • Glaucoma Medical and Surgical Management
  • Laser Surgery with the Argon and YAG laser
  • Pterygium Surgery with Conjunctival Autograft

Dr. Daniel A. Ebroon

Dr Daniel Ebroon | Ophthalmologist Ventura CA | Oxnard CA | Thousand Oaks CADaniel A. Ebroon, M.D. earned his medical doctorate from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, Illinois after graduating in the top 2% of his class at Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. in molecular biology. Dr. Ebroon completed an internship in transitional medicine and a residency in ophthalmology at Northwestern University Medical School as well as a fellowship in ophthalmic plastic surgery at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York, NY.

Dr. Ebroon is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is affiliated with several professional societies, including the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha and Sigma Xi Honor Society.

Dr. Ebroon has published several articles and textbook chapters. He has taught hundreds of hours of lectures to medical students and residents in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York. He was on the Board of Directors at Northwestern Healthcare Alliance for three years and held several faculty positions at Northwestern University, including Clinical Practice Director, Director of the Ophthalmology Residency Program, and Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology. He is currently on the faculty at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA.

Dr. Ebroon has attending staff privileges at the following hospitals:

  • Los Robles Hospital, Thousand Oaks
  • Community Memorial Hospital, Ventura
  • Ventura County Medical Center, Ventura

Visit Dr. Ebroon's personal website: www.ebroon.com


Dr. John P. Fang

Dr John Fang | Ophthalmologist Ventura CA | Oxnard CA | Thousand Oaks CADr. John Fang earned his medical degree from Vanderbilt University, after receiving Bachelor of Science degrees in both Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University, graduating with general and departmental honors. At the Mayo Clinic, he completed an internship in medicine and a residency in ophthalmology, and served as co-chief resident in his final year. A subsequent fellowship in cornea, anterior segment, and refractive surgery at Baylor College of Medicine further refined his surgical skills. Throughout his training, Dr. Fang has received numerous awards including the Gill Scholarship for Ophthalmology Research and the National Eye Institute Fellowship award. He is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society. Prior to joining Miramar Eye Specialists, Dr. Fang was an attending ophthalmologist at the Dean McGee Eye Institute, the Department of Ophthalmology for the University of Oklahoma, where he helped educate and train new residents and fellows.

Dr. Fang specializes in medical and surgical treatment of diseases affecting the cornea of the eye, cataract and intraocular lens implant surgery, and refractive laser surgery such as LASIK and PRK. He also has a particular interest in cornea transplantation, ocular surface disorders, dry eye syndrome, contact lens intolerance, and surgical correction of myopia, hyperopia, regular and irregular astigmatism. He is delighted to share his expertise in cornea, cataract, and refractive care with the Ventura County community. Dr. Fang speaks Mandarin and Basic Spanish.

Selected publications and presentations include:

  • Fang JP, Amesur KB, Baratz KH. Pre-existing endothelial abnormalities in bilateral postoperative Descemet membrane detachment. Arch Ophthalmol 2003;121:903-904.
  • Fang JP, Baratz KH, Hodge DO. Trends in the incidence rate of cataract extraction in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Presented at: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting. Ft. Lauderdale, FL, May, 2003
  • Fang JP, Baratz KH. Comparison between fibrin glue and sutures to attach preserved human amniotic membranes to rabbit corneas. Presented at: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting. Ft. Lauderdale, FL, April, 2004
  • Fang JP, Hill W, Wang L, Chang V, Koch DD. (2006) Advanced IOL calculations. In: Kohnen T, Koch DD, eds. Cataract and Refractive Surgery. 2nd ed. Berlin, Germany: Springer.
  • Fang JP, Hamill MB. Early visual results after Descemet’s stripping posterior lamellar keratoplasty for Fuch’s endothelial dystrophy. Presented at: The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium & Congress. San Francisco, CA, March, 2006
  • Fang JP, Wang L, Koch DD. Effect of iris registration on visual outcome. Presented at: The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium & Congress. San Francisco, CA, March, 2006

Dr. Joseph Chen

Dr Joseph Chen | Ophthalmologist Ventura CA | Oxnard CA | Thousand Oaks CAJoseph Chen, M.D. was awarded his Doctorate in Medicine by Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas in 2009.

After the completion of his Internship at the University of Texas, Houston, he returned to Baylor College of Medicine to complete his Residency in Ophthalmology.

He then completed a Clinical Fellowship in Glaucoma at the John Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah. He has co-authored several abstracts and has published ophthalmology research papers in journals including the American Journal of Ophthalmology and the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

His specialty skills include the medical, laser and surgical treatment of glaucoma as well as cataract and anterior segment surgery.

He has a particular interest in cutting edge surgical and laser management of glaucoma, including minimally invasive glaucoma procedures, trabeculectomy, glaucoma drainage implants, and cyclophotocoagulation procedures. He is happy to share his expertise in glaucoma and cataract care with the Ventura County community.

Professional memberships:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Glaucoma Society
  • American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons

Board Certified:

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Dr. Chen has attending staff privileges at the following hospitals:

  • Community Memorial Hospital, Ventura
  • Ventura County Medical Center, Ventura

Services Dr. Chen provides include:

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology (Adult and Adolescent)
  • No-Stitch and Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Complicated Cataract and Implant Surgery
  • Glaucoma Medical and Surgical Management
  • Laser Procedures with the Argon and YAG laser

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