Dr. Patrick J. Pham is a board-certified cataract, refractive, and cornea surgeon. He was born and raised
in Los Angeles and earned a biology degree with distinction from the University of California, Berkeley.
He then graduated at the top of his class at Texas Tech University School of Medicine, being inducted
into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. While a medical student, he conducted
award-winning research in ophthalmology, presented at multiple national meetings, and was published
in peer-reviewed journals. He then completed his medical internship with the Baylor College of Medicine
and ophthalmology residency at Case Western Reserve University, serving as the chief surgical resident
during his senior year. He went on to pursue a cornea and external disease fellowship at the renowned
Doheny Eye Center at UCLA, focusing on complex anterior segment surgery and corneal transplantation.
Dr. Pham joins Dougherty Laser Vision with a particular interest in surgical vision correction, utilizing
both laser- and lens-based advanced technologies. He is excited for the opportunity to work alongside
and learn from pioneers in the field. When not improving patientsâ€™ vision, Dr. Pham enjoys spending
time with family and friends, exploring the diverse food scene of southern California, and avidly
supporting the Los Angeles Lakers and Rams.