Staff

 

Dr. Matti Vazeen , M.D.

Title: Board Certified Ophthalmologist

Background: Dr. Matti Vazeen is a board-certified ophthalmologist. Dr. Vazeen graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago and completed his residency in ophthalmology at LSU-Ocshner in New Orleans. LASIK and PRK were first performed at LSU Ocshner in the early eighties. Dr. Vazeen has been involved in refractive surgery since 1994 and is certified on three Excimer lasers and three different flap makers. He has therefore performed thousands of successful procedures and has taught LASIK to other US surgeons. Dr. Vazeen has also been a clinical investigator for the Excimer laser prior to FDA approval in the United States. Dr. Vazeen is personally involved in all aspects of your care. From the initial consultation throughout all follow up appointments.

 

 

Dr. William "Z" Wu , M.D.

Title: Board Certified Ophthalmologist

Areas of Treatment: Retinal Specialist, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration. (No needle, No Stich, No Patch, Cataract Surgery.

Background: Dr. Wu was trained at the University o Southern California in a leading program for retinal diseases. He specializes in medical retina with laser treatment for macular degeneration and treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy. Dr. Wu was a resident at USC/Doheny Eye Institute and Los Angeles County Hospital, Los Angeles. He has had many articles published and been involved in several research activities. Dr. Wu is a member of American Academy of Ophthalmology and California Academy of Ophthalmology.

 

  Dr. Jennifer Peterson , O.D.

Title: Doctor of Optometry

Areas of Treatment: Specializing in Complete Eye Care: Complete Family Eye Care, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration and Cataracts

Background: Dr. Peterson has been with Dr. Vazeen and Center for Advanced Eye Care for over seven years and has been an integral part of our Eye Care Team. Dr. Jennifer Peterson has practiced at Reynolds Army Community Hospital, Fort Sill, Oklahoma and was a staff Optometrist at Camp Walker, Taegu, South Korea. She provides comprehensive eye care to include treatment and management of diabetes, glaucoma, cataracts and other eye diseases. Dr. Peterson served her undergraduate studies at Albertson College of Idaho and attended Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon.

 

Dr. James Herzman, O.D.

Title: Doctor of Optometry

Areas of Treatment: Specializing in Complete Eye Care: Complete Family Eye Care, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration and Cataracts

Background: Dr. James Herzman has practiced in the greater Northern Nevada area for the past eleven years.Dr. Herzman provides comprehensive eye care, including treatment and management of Diabetes, Glaucoma, Cataracts and other eye diseases.Dr. Herzman received his Bachelor of Science at the University of California, Santa Barbra and his Doctor of Optometry at the University of California, Berkeley.