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Thierry Hufnagel, MD

Ophthalmologist

Thierry Hufnagel, M.D. is a cornea-trained, board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in LASIK, Cornea & Cataract Surgery. He is a graduate of UCLA, Yale,…

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Education

  • Fellowship

    • John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

    • University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

  • Residency

    • Yale University, New Haven, CT

    • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  • Internship

    • Loma Linda, University School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

    • Rothchild Eye Institute and Trousseau Children’s Hospital, Paris, France

  • Optometry School

    • University of Paris, Paris, France

Professional activities

  • Diplomate

    American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Diplomate

    American Board of Pathology

Biography

Thierry Hufnagel, M.D. is a cornea-trained, board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in LASIK, Cornea & Cataract Surgery. He is a graduate of UCLA, Yale, and Johns Hopkins Universities.

Dr. Hufnagel has been recognized as a VISX STAR, a prestigious award given to the leading excimer laser surgeons in the United States. Dr. Hufnagel has participated in an FDA-sponsored investigation for LASIK surgery. Since 1987, he has been pioneering the use of excimer lasers and publishing studies on the pathological aspects of laser surgery applied to the cornea. To date, he has performed several thousand laser vision correction procedures and tailors all surgeries to each patient’s individual needs. He is an instructor in the IntraLASE bladeless, LASIK surgical technique and actively teaches LASIK to other surgeons.

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