COVID-19 (coronavirus) Office Update


Our office is taking the risk of COVID-19 (coronavirus) very seriously. We want you to know that your safety is our top priority. In order to reduce the risk to our patients, staff and the general well being of the community at large, we have chosen to discontinue normal operations. We will resume normal operations when we receive guidance from the CDC and state and local officials that it is safe to do so. We will continue to update this page as more information becomes available.
For patients with routine annual and follow up appointments, our office will reach out to you and reschedule your visit once we are fully operational.
If you are having an acute eye emergency, Dr Besser will be available by phone consultation and will have limited office hours should an in-office evaluation be indicated.
Should you have any questions regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), please contact your primary care physician and visit the CDC’s website
Stay safe and practice social distancing. Let’s work together to limit the spread of this disease.

 

COVID-19 (coronavirus) Informe de Nuestra Oficina

Estimado paciente,
Queremos que sepa que su seguridad es nuestra principal prioridad. Para reducir el riesgo para nuestros pacientes, el personal y el bienestar general de nuestra comunidad, hemos elegido cerrar la oficina de manera inmediata. Volveremos a ver pacientes cuando recibamos orientación del CDC y los funcionarios estatales y locales de que es seguro hacerlo. Continuaremos actualizando esta página a medida que haya más información disponible.
Para los pacientes con sitas anuales y de seguimiento de rutina, nuestra oficina se comunicará con usted y reprogramará su visita una vez que la oficina regrese a funcionar de nuevo.
Dr Besser estará disponible mediante consulta telefónica y tendrá un horario limitado en el consultorio para pacientes con emergencias.
Si teine alguna pregunta sobre COVID-19 (coronavirus), comuníquese con su medico de primaria y visite el sitio del CDC
Manténgase seguro y practique el distanciamiento social. Trabajemos juntos para limitar la propagación de esta enfermedad.

Eduardo Besser, MD

Medical and Surgical Ophthalmology located in Culver City, CA

Eduardo Besser, MD is a board-certified physician and surgeon practicing comprehensive ophthalmology in Culver City, California. His expertise encompasses eye conditions that affect patients of all ages, from young adults seeking an all-laser LASIK procedure or help with ocular allergies to the prevention and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration.

Dr. Besser provides comprehensive eye examinations and utilizes the newest surgical techniques and latest technology to perform specialized eye surgery. He has extensive experience in advanced procedures including sutureless cataract microsurgery and implantation of the latest intraocular lenses.

As a medical and surgical ophthalmologist, Dr. Besser does not provide eyeglasses and contact lenses at his practice. For patients seeking eyeglasses and contact lenses, Dr. Besser can refer patients to local optometrists in the area. 

After graduating from the University of California at Santa Barbara, Dr. Besser received his Doctor of Medicine from the Boston University School of Medicine, then went on to complete his residency training at New York Medical College and New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Dr. Besser is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a certification that reflects his advanced training and experience.

When he’s not working with patients, Dr. Besser teaches ophthalmology residents the art and science of eye surgery as a clinical instructor at the University of California, Los Angeles. He also proudly donates ophthalmology services to the Venice Family Clinic in Los Angeles.

Having been born in Mexico City, Dr. Besser speaks fluent Spanish and continues to participate in pro bono medical/surgical missions to Nicaragua and Mexico.

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Eduardo Besser, MD

Eduardo Besser, MD is a board-certified physician and surgeon practicing comprehensive ophthalmology in Culver City, California. His expertise encompasses eye conditions that affect patients of all ages, from young adults seeking an all-laser LASIK procedure or help with ocular allergies to the prevention and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration.

Dr. Besser provides comprehensive eye examinations and utilizes the newest surgical techniques and latest technology to perform specialized eye surgery. He has extensive experience in advanced procedures including sutureless cataract microsurgery and implantation of the latest intraocular lenses.

As a medical and surgical ophthalmologist, Dr. Besser does not provide eyeglasses and contact lenses at his practice. For patients seeking eyeglasses and contact lenses, Dr. Besser can refer patients to local optometrists in the area. 

After graduating from the University of California at Santa Barbara, Dr. Besser received his Doctor of Medicine from the Boston University School of Medicine, then went on to complete his residency training at New York Medical College and New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Dr. Besser is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a certification that reflects his advanced training and experience.

When he’s not working with patients, Dr. Besser teaches ophthalmology residents the art and science of eye surgery as a clinical instructor at the University of California, Los Angeles. He also proudly donates ophthalmology services to the Venice Family Clinic in Los Angeles.

Having been born in Mexico City, Dr. Besser speaks fluent Spanish and continues to participate in pro bono medical/surgical missions to Nicaragua and Mexico.


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    Dr. Besser is a Clinical Instructor at the
    UCLA Department of Ophthalmology

All patient surgeries are performed at Specialty Surgical Center

9001 Wilshire Blvd #100, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

*Unless insurance dictates otherwise

Conveniently Located in the Heart of Culver City

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Dr. Besser has designed patented diagnostic and surgical instruments.


Including the
JOSEPHBERG-BESSER SCLERAL DEPRESSOR
and the
BESSER FORCEPS FOR MALYUGIN RING INSERTION

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Learn More About the Besser Forceps for Malyugin Ring Insertion

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Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Healthgrades

    "As for Dr. Besser I have never had any doctor explain to me and show me on the screen what exactly was going on with my eyes. I feel now that I am in very good hands."

    Molly C.
  • Vitals

    "Dr. Besser has a wonderful, caring personality backed by extensive knowledge and experience. I give my full, personal recommendation to anyone seeking eye care."

    Verified Patient
  • Yelp

    "Bottom line, the guy is amazing and I am blessed to have him as my doctor. You will not regret trusting Dr. Besser with your eyes. Promise!"

    Michele W.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Besser is one of the most outstanding doctors in his field. Besides his compassion for the patient and passion for his craft, he is just a great personable person."

    Chris C.
  • Yelp

    "It's the way we discussed my eye issues - his demeanor - that set him apart and made my first appointment with him thorough, professional, effective and enjoyable."

    Alex O.
  • 5 star

    "Dr. Besser is an excellent surgeon. I wish I didn't wait so long to have my cataract removed."

    Elizabeth
  • 5 star

    "The expertise and professionalism of Dr. Besser and his staff gives me great confidence. The outcomes from surgeries has proven the confidence is warranted."

    Diane
  • 5 star

    "I will always recommend to my family and friends. He is efficient, knowledgeable, and courteous."

    Carmen
  • 5 star

    "He made me feel totally at ease in a procedure I was nervous. I'm super pleased."

    Corey
  • 5 star

    "Dr. Besser and staff are very well established, concerned about their patients, very professional, caring and explains very positive answers."

    Lonnie
  • 5 star

    "This is the best doctor and staff of any medical institution that I've been in. They make you feel like family!"

    Linda
Location
Eduardo Besser, MD
9808 Venice Boulevard, Suite 400
Culver City, CA 90232
Phone: 310-838-0202
Office Hours

Get in touch

310-838-0202