Dr. Younger is Board-certified and Fellowship trained. DISCOVER YOUNGER VISION® is Dr. Younger's trademarked brand that coins a philosophy for eye care, with the goal of assisting every patient to find and meet their unique vision needs. He graduated from the University of Arizona College of Medicine, where he was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society as one of the top medical students in his class. He then completed Ophthalmology training at UT Southwestern and the busy Parkland Hospital in Dallas, TX. This was followed by Internal Medicine Internship at St. Mary Medical Center in Long Beach, CA. He has also received his Master of Public Health degree, and has completed a fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the prestigious Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA with advanced training in LASIK and Refractive Cataract Surgery. He also served as Assistant Professor in the Cornea and Uveitis Division and attended to patients who required complicated corneal transplant surgeries.
Dr. Younger is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a board member of the Orange County Ophthalmology Society and Newport Bay Surgery Center. He is as a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, lecturing on laser cataract surgery and cornea surgery at national meetings. He is one of Orange Coast magazine's Top Doctors, and has been awarded at international eye conferences. Also, his public health continues as he is the only eye care professional who travels to Catalina Island to see patients at the Medicare designated rural medical center there. He helps under-served diabetic patients and continues to travel there with his eye exam equipment.
He is a partner in a new healthcare organization called Alphaeon, which focuses on improving the patient experience and treatment outcomes.
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