Yaron S. Rabinowitz, M.D.

Cornea & Laser Specialist located in Beverly Hills, CA

About Dr. Rabinowitz

Dr. Yaron S. Rabinowitz M.D. is an internationally recognized corneal and LASIK surgeon in Los Angeles. From his state­ of­ the ­art offices inside Cornea Eye Institute, Dr. Rabinowitz offers patients services for Keratoconus, Laser Corneal Transplants, Laser Cataract Surgery, LaserVision Correction, and more.

Dr. Rabinowitz has had two years of fellowship training after completing his eye residency at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University and the Doheny Eye Institute at the University of Southern California. He has been at the forefront of Laser Vision correction since its inception at his state of the art LASIK LA facility. He was one of the first doctors in the Los Angeles area to perform customized bladeless LASIK at his facility which was the first laser center in the Los Angeles area to own an Intralase Laser offering both iLASIK and Allegretto wavefront optimized treatments. He was also the first doctor in Los Angeles to perform Cornea Transplants with a laser and has more experience with this procedure than any other Los Angeles doctor.

From 1996 to 2001, Dr. Rabinowitz was the Chairman of the Division of Ophthalmology at Cedars ­Sinai Medical Center, a position he relinquished to focus on his research. He is currently the Director of Eye Research at Cedars­ Sinai Medical Center and a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at U.C.L.A. School of Medicine. He has been a recipient of a grant from the National Eye Institutes of Health for the past 16 years for his groundbreaking research on keratoconus and the shape of the eye.

Dr. Rabinowitz has received numerous awards including the American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award, the International Society of Refractive Surgery Kritizinger Award for excellence in research, the Jules Stein Eye Institute research Award, the VISX star Award and has been an honored guest of the French Eye Society. He has been rated by his peers as one of the leading doctors in Los Angeles as noted in LA Magazine’s "Superdoctors" survey. He has also authored a book on corneal topography (studies of the shape of the eye for laser surgery), the inventor of a computer program used worldwide for screening prior to laser surgery and he is the Author of over 80 peer­ reviewed articles and book chapters. He has given over 130 lectures in over a dozen countries and has performed thousands of laser eye surgeries including over 50 doctors many of whom are cornea specialists, ophthalmologists, and doctors of optometry.

An avid reader, traveler, and tennis player, Dr. Rabinowitz is married and lives with his wife Nancy, and three children Leah, Alec, and Sara in Marina del Rey, California.

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Dr. Yaron Rabinowitz

Dr. Yaron S. Rabinowitz M.D. is an internationally recognized corneal and LASIK surgeon in Los Angeles. From his state­ of­ the ­art offices inside Cornea Eye Institute, Dr. Rabinowitz offers patients services for Keratoconus, Laser Corneal Transplants, Laser Cataract Surgery, LaserVision Correction, and more.

Dr. Rabinowitz has had two years of fellowship training after completing his eye residency at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University and the Doheny Eye Institute at the University of Southern California. He has been at the forefront of Laser Vision correction since its inception at his state of the art LASIK LA facility. He was one of the first doctors in the Los Angeles area to perform customized bladeless LASIK at his facility which was the first laser center in the Los Angeles area to own an Intralase Laser offering both iLASIK and Allegretto wavefront optimized treatments. He was also the first doctor in Los Angeles to perform Cornea Transplants with a laser and has more experience with this procedure than any other Los Angeles doctor.

From 1996 to 2001, Dr. Rabinowitz was the Chairman of the Division of Ophthalmology at Cedars ­Sinai Medical Center, a position he relinquished to focus on his research. He is currently the Director of Eye Research at Cedars­ Sinai Medical Center and a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at U.C.L.A. School of Medicine. He has been a recipient of a grant from the National Eye Institutes of Health for the past 16 years for his groundbreaking research on keratoconus and the shape of the eye.

Dr. Rabinowitz has received numerous awards including the American Academy of Ophthalmology Honor Award, the International Society of Refractive Surgery Kritizinger Award for excellence in research, the Jules Stein Eye Institute research Award, the VISX star Award and has been an honored guest of the French Eye Society. He has been rated by his peers as one of the leading doctors in Los Angeles as noted in LA Magazine’s "Superdoctors" survey. He has also authored a book on corneal topography (studies of the shape of the eye for laser surgery), the inventor of a computer program used worldwide for screening prior to laser surgery and he is the Author of over 80 peer­ reviewed articles and book chapters. He has given over 130 lectures in over a dozen countries and has performed thousands of laser eye surgeries including over 50 doctors many of whom are cornea specialists, ophthalmologists, and doctors of optometry.

An avid reader, traveler, and tennis player, Dr. Rabinowitz is married and lives with his wife Nancy, and three children Leah, Alec, and Sara in Marina del Rey, California.

To view a detailed CV please click here.


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Cornea Eye Institute
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    Cornea Eye Institute


    The ophthalmologists at Cornea Eye Institute, are laser vision specialists providing patients with the very latest treatments for myopia, astigmatism, cataracts and Keratoconus from their comfortable and innovative offices in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Santa Clarita and the Antelope Valley regions.

    Cornea Eye Institute welcomes new patients and accepts most major forms of insurance. Contact the offices today for more information.

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    The Latest Technology

     

    Cornea Eye Institute is proud to always be the first to offer the very best technology to serve our LASIK, cataract and Keratoconus patients in the Beverly Hills and Los Angeles areas. For LASIK we have two of the very best and up to date vFDA approved excimer lasers. The VISX Star S4 with Wavescan and the Allegretto 500 for customized wavefront guided and wavefront optimized treatment. For laser cataract surgery we have the LenSx femtosecond laser and for corneal transplants we were one of the first in the country to use the Intralase laser. For patients with keratoconus, we have been offering collagen crosslinking for the past 5 years and have treated 500 patients to date. 


  • Internationally Acclaimed

     

    Our director Yaron S. Rabinowitz M.D. is a graduate of USC and Johns Hopkins University where he completed fellowship training in the cornea and refractive eye surgery. He is Director of Eye Research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at UCLA.


  • First Step to Clear Vision

     

    If you're tired of relying on glasses or contact lenses to see clearly and perform basic tasks, consider laser eye surgery at our LASIK Los Angeles practice, also serving Beverly Hills and all surrounding areas. Please contact us today to schedule a complimentary consultation and start your journey to clearer, crisper vision. We look forward to working with you!

    We provide consultations for Vision Correction, Cornea, Keratoconus, and Cataracts in Los Angeles, Santa Clarita, Lancaster and Orange County.

 The Keratoconus Center

"This website was designed to provide the latest information about treatment and research for patients with keratoconus. For 25 years I have dedicated much of my professional life to studying keratoconus and treating patients in the hope that those with keratoconus may benefit from my extensive clinical experience."

- Yaron S. Rabinowitz, MD 

Click here to learn more about keratoconus treatment options

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Awards & Recognition
Testimonials

Words from our patients

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    "Dr. Rabinowitz and his staff have always gone the extra mile to be helpful, personable, and professional."

    Brad T.
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    "Dr. Rabinowitz did laser surgery on me over 10 years ago and my vision is still 20/15. Eagle eyes..."

    Hunter S.
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    "Dr. Rabinowitz saved my eyesight in my right eye!"

    Eric F.
Location
Dr. Yaron Rabinowitz
50 North La Cienega Boulevard, Suite 340
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Phone: 323-319-2664
Fax: 310-248-7485
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323-319-2664

Dr. Yaron Rabinowitz
50 North La Cienega Boulevard
Suite 340
Beverly Hills, CA 90211