Ophthalmology

Kathleen Dennis-Zarate, MD

ZarateVision Care Medical Group
222 West Eulalia St., Suite 110
Glendale, CA 91204
818.551.7127
VisionCareMedicalGroup.com

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

 


Mireille Hamparian, MD

1560 East Chevy Chase Drive, Suite 220
Glendale, CA 91206
DrHamparian.com
818.409.1777

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Hamparian, a glaucoma specialist, treats a wide variety of eye diseases including cataracts. She earned a Bachelor degree in biochemistry From the University of CA Los Angeles, and a medical degree from Albany Medical College in New York. She completed a glaucoma fellowship at the University of Maryland, following a residency in ophthalmology. Dr. Hamparian holds memberships in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society, California Medical Association, California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons and the Armenian American Medical Society of Southern California.

 


Michael Javaheri, MD

javaheriGlendale Eye Medical Group
607 N. Central Ave.
Glendale, CA 91203
818.956.1010
GlendaleEye.com

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Javaheri specializes in diseases and surgery of the retina. Born and raised in Los Angeles, he completed undergraduate studies in neuroscience at UCLA and earned a medical degree from the University of Southern California (USC) Keck School of Medicine, with an internship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles. At USC, he completed a residency at the Doheny Eye Institute, and a fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery at the Doheny Retina Institute. He also earned a masters degree in cell and neurobiology at USC studying the effect of electrical stimulation of the retina.

Dr. Javaheri holds memberships in the American Academy of Ophthalmology,
American Society of Retinal Specialists,
California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
Association for Research & Vision in Ophthalmology.

 


Kay Park, MD

parkVision Care Medical Group
222 West Eulalia St., Suite 110
Glendale, CA 91204
818.551.7127
VisionCareMedicalGroup.com

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Park is a comprehensive ophthalmology specialist, with an interest in cornea and external diseases of the eye.

After receiving a Bachelor degree from Harvard University, Dr. Park earned a medical degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. At Yale University, she completed an ophthalmology residency, serving as chief resident. At the University of Southern California, she completed a fellowship in uveitis and ocular inflammation. She is fluent in Korean.

 


Marta Recasens, MD

RecasensMacular, Retinal & Vitreal Associates
1025 N. Brand Blvd., Suite 200
Glendale, CA 91202
866.403.1893
YourRetinaMD.com

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Recasens specializes in surgical and non-surgical treatment of vitreoretinal disease, including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal tears and detachments, and other conditions affecting back of the eye.

She earned a Bachelor degree from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, and a medical degree from Universidad del Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Postgraduate work included ophthalmic research and assistant professorship at Emory University, ophthalmology residency (chief resident) at Kresge Eye Institute/ Wayne State University, and vitreoretinal surgical fellowship (chief fellow) at LSU Eye Center in New Orleans. Dr. Recasens is a native Spanish speaker.

 


Kent Small, MD

SmallMacula & Retina Institute
501 North Orange Ave., Suite 250
Glendale, CA 91203
818.552.5040
MaculaAndRetinaInstitute.com

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ownership interest in Physicians Adventist Surgery Center

Dr. Small earned a medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. At Duke University in Durham, NC, he completed medical internship and an ophthalmology residency. He served as professor and director of the Macular Disease Center and Retinal Research Lab, Jules Stein Eye Institute of UCLA and as chairman of the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. He holds memberships in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, American Society of Human Genetics, American Society of Retinal Specialists, Macula Society, Retina Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Medical Association and California Ophthalmological Association.