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Top cataract, cornea, and refractive surgery specialist

John D. Hofbauer, MD, is a leading cataract surgery specialist practicing in Beverly Hills. He has been practicing in ophthalmology for 35 years, specializing in diseases of the cornea, refractive surgery, and the treatment of cataracts.

Background and Education

Dr. Hofbauer graduated from the University of Chicago and the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University. He held a fellowship in corneal and external diseases at UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute, where he now serves as a Clinical Professor. He is a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and holds licenses to practice in California and New York.

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The Beverly Hills Institute of Ophthalmology difference

When you need the help of an eye specialist, you want to ensure you are under the care of a true professional in the field. Dr. Hofbauer and the entire team of eye surgeons and staff at Beverly Hills Institute of Ophthalmology is dedicated to providing an extraordinary level of individualized service and support and superior outcomes.

Advanced eye surgery and treatments

Dr. Hofbauer is a board-certified ophthalmologist who is recognized as being among the most accomplished eye surgeons in the state and beyond. He remains at the leading edge in the latest developments in eye surgery and treatments for eye conditions and diseases.

He performs an array of advanced procedures, including:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Corneal transplants
  • Eye infection treatments
  • Eye consultations
  • Allergy care
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