TX Top Docs Has Reviewed and Approved Dr. Andrew K. Salem For 2023
Andrew K. Salem, M.D. of Diagnostic Eye Center has been reviewed and approved by TX Top Docs for 2023. Dr. Andrew Salem is a nationally-recognized LASIK eye surgeon who specializes in refractive cataract surgery and laser vision correction.
Dr. Salem graduated at the top of his class at UCLA and earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He completed an Ophthalmology residency at Tulane University in New Orleans, and afterwards returned to Southern California for a fellowship in Cornea, External Ocular Diseases, and Refractive Surgery at the world-renowned Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA.
Over the course of his career, Dr. Salem has performed tens of thousands of vision correction surgeries, participated in several clinical trials and published over a dozen articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals, including Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Cornea, and Archives of Ophthalmology. He has presented at national conferences and received numerous awards for his research presentations, in addition to being featured as a Top Doctor by H Texas Magazine and TXTopDocs. Known as a “Doctor’s Doctor,” many local physicians and surgeons have entrusted Dr. Salem to perform their eye surgery, in addition to local celebrities, politicians, and pro athletes.
Dr. Salem currently serves as an Adjunct Faculty at the University of Houston College of Medicine and College of Optometry, and is continuously sought out to share his expertise and techniques through invited lectures.
Dr. Salem uses only the most state of the art laser technology for his patients. He was one of the first surgeons in the US to implant the Panoptix Trifocal lens implant, and has extensive experience with premium vision correction procedures that reduce dependence on glasses and contacts. Having undergone refractive surgery himself, he is passionate about improving quality of life through vision correction.
Dr. Salem has also lent his expertise to underdeveloped countries by volunteering his surgical services and training local eye surgeons. He visited Cordoba, Mexico in 2015 for a surgical mission trip, where he joined a team of four surgeons to perform over 150 cataract surgeries on indigent patients.
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