Paul B. Donzis

2222 Santa Monica Blvd
Suite 107
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Phone: 310-382-5050; (310)403-5784 (mobile)
Fax: 310-822-9636

Customer Categories
  • Ophthalmology
  • LASIK / Laser Eye Surgery
  • Malpractice - Legal
  • Specialties/Services (Area of Expertise)
    Board Certified Ophthalmologist and UCLA Associate Clinical Professor, Anterior Segment and Cornea Fellowship trained at Jules Stein Eye Institute. I am also a licensed California attorney. I specialize in medical-legal and medical malpractice consultation, covering both medical negligence issues as well as legal strategy consultation.
    Area Served
    M.D., M.B.A., ESQ., Licensed ophthalmologist and attorney. Medical License, State of California. Member, State Bar of California, License No. 210918. Board Certified Ophthalmologist, 1988. A.B. in economics Magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1978. M.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 1982. Internal Medicine, UCLA 1982-1983. Ophthalmology Residency, Tulane University, 1983-1986. Cornea and anterior segment fellowship, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA 1986-1988. M.B.A. in health care Summa cum laude, William Howard Taft University, 1999. Law Office/Judges Chamber Study Program, State Bar of California, 1996-2000.
    Expert Witness Experience
    Experience in court and arbitration in over 20 cases as a medical expert. Over 200 medical-legal consultations for worker's compensation. Cases involving refractive surgery, contact lens infections, ocular trauma, pediatric ophthalmology, retinopathy, cataract surgery and injured workers.
    Over 40 publications in leading peer reviewed ophthalmology journals, including lead article in American Journal of Ophthalmology, and publications in the New England Journal of Medicine. My publications cover all areas of ophthalmology and have been cited over 1700 times in peer reviewed literature.
    Governor's Scholar, State of California. John Glover Wilson Award in Economics, Princeton University. Robert Memorial Scholar Award, Washington University School of Medicine. Tulane Eye Resident Research Award. Jules Stein Research Award. Heed Ophthalmic Fellow. National Eye Institute Research Award.
    Professional Societies/Affiliations
    Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology. Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. American Bar Association. Los Angeles County Bar Association. Federal Bar Association.