Our Ophthalmologists- Page 5
Dr. Donald A. Frambach
Donald A. Frambach, M.D. received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine in 1981. He then completed an internship in internal medicine at Kaiser Foundation Hospital in San Francisco, a research fellowship in retinal physiology at the Eye Research Institute of Harvard University in Boston, a residency in ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary in Boston, and a clinical fellowship in vitreo-retinal surgery at Doheny Eye Institute - University of Southern California.
Dr. Frambach is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and was awarded honors from the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 1995. He has been the principal investigator and co-investigator of numerous research projects and clinical trials in ophthalmology, techniques and technologies. He is a clinical associate professor of Ophthalmology in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Southern California, where he has been teaching since 1987.
Dr. Frambach has written 36 articles for peer-reviewed journals. He has also published 62 abstracts, three book chapters, and several book reviews and letters in professional journals. He is the co-author of Retinal Surgery and Ocular Trauma, a color atlas of ophthalmic surgery. Dr. Frambach is also an ad hoc reviewer for several journals, including the American Journal of Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, Current Eye Research, Experimental Eye Research, Investigative Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, and Retina.
Dr. Frambach's professional memberships include:
- Association for Research in Vision Ophthalmology
- American Academy of Ophthalmology (Ophthalmic Technology Assessment Retinal Panel, 1997-2001)
- International Society for Eye Research
- American Association for the Advancement of Science
- American Society of Retinal Specialists (form. Vitreous Society)
- The Microcirculatory Society, Inc.
- The Retina Society
- Schepens International Society
- The American Diabetes Association
Dr. Frambach is affiliated with the following hospitals:
- Community Memorial Hospital of Ventura
- St. John's Regional Medical Center, Oxnard
- Ventura County Medical Center
- Doheny Eye Hospital
- Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center
- USC/University Hospital
- Kenneth Norris Jr. Cancer Hospital
Dr. Anya Trumler-Sebring
Pediatric Ophthalmology & Adult Strabismus
Pediatric Cataracts & Glaucoma
Comprehensive Pediatric & Adolescent Eye Care
Dr. Trumler-Sebring was awarded her Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, where she subsequently completed an Internship in Internal Medicine and a Residency in Ophthalmology.
She then completed a Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus at the University of California San Diego, followed by a second Fellowship in Pediatric Glaucoma and Anterior Segment at the Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.
Prior to joining Miramar Eye Specialists, she spent 5 years practicing Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, and taught both residents and fellows, as an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute in Baltimore, MD.
Dr. Trumler-Sebring has authored and co-authored numerous textbook chapters and research articles regarding pediatric cataracts, glaucoma and strabismus.
Her specialty includes the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric and adult strabismus, pediatric cataracts, pediatric glaucoma and children with ocular disease. She also practices comprehensive pediatric and adolescent eye care. She is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology as well as the American Academy of Pediatric Ophthalmology and trabismus.
Dr. Sanket U. Shah
Dr. Sanket U. Shah is a board certified Ophthalmologist with a specialization in medical and surgical diseases of the retina and the vitreous. He received his medical degree from the Seth G. S. Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital in Mumbai, India. He spent two years pursuing a research fellowship in ocular oncology at the Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, PA; and a second research fellowship in retina at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA in Los Angeles, CA. His training includes an internship in internal medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Jacobi Medical Center in Bronx, NY, followed by residency in Ophthalmology at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, IN, where he served as the chief resident and received several awards. He then completed his fellowship training in vitreoretinal surgery and medical diseases of the retina at the prestigious Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA in Los Angeles, CA.
Dr. Shah is Board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists. He has served as a co-investigator on several national clinical trials and participated in numerous research projects spanning topics including diabetic retinopathy, vitreoretinal interface abnormalities, macular degeneration, automated retinal image analysis, optical coherence tomography, uveal melanoma, and retinoblastoma. He has received the National Eye Institute travel grant to present his research. He has over 35 peer-reviewed publications in national and international journals, 1 book chapter, and several abstracts, oral, video and poster presentations to his credit. He has served as a reviewer for articles in peer-reviewed journals such as Ophthalmology and the American Journal of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Shah's full list of publications is available here >>.
Honors & Awards:
- Sir J.R.D. Tata and Ratan Tata scholarships during medical school (2006, 2008, 2009)
- Indian Council of Medical Research studentship awards (2007, 2008)
- Award for the best article on EyeWiki in the Retina and Vitreous category titled Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome (2013)
- Best Resident Research Paper Award, Indiana University Department of Ophthalmology (2015)
- Merrill Grayson Leadership Award, Indiana University Department of Ophthalmology (2016)
- David May II Fellowship Award, UCLA Stein Eye Institute (2016)
- Abe Meyer Memorial Fellowship Award, UCLA Stein Eye Institute (2017)
Dr. Shah Hospital Affiliations:
- Community Memorial Hospital, Ventura
- Ventura County Medical Center, Ventura
- Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, Thousand Oaks
Services Dr. Shah provides include management of:
- Retinal vein occlusion, Retinal tears and holes,
- Retinal detachment, Retinal dystrophy & degeneration
- Vitreous hemorrhage
- Macular hole, Macular pucker (Epiretinal membrane)
- Macular degeneration
- Diabetic retinopathy
- Dislocated lens
Dr. Shah speaks conversational Spanish, and is fluent in Hindi, Gujarati, and Marathi.