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Dr. Barry KatzmanSan Diego Lasik

Dr. Katzman has been a leading provider of quality eye care for people in San Diego for over 30 years. His success has grew his eye care center from a small practice, to over seven locations in an effort to fulfill a growing demand for excellent vision care and LASIK.

Our very own Dr. Katzman is passionate about his career and staff and dedicated to providing the very best possible outcome for each individual patient. To further progress his craft, he holds a strong interest in further advancing investigative technologies to help increase the scope and capability of eye care professionals around the world. Thus far in his career, he has actively participated in over 100 FDA clinical trials and is currently an investigator for several different laser, cataract, lens implant, and drug studies for continuous education.

“As an eye surgeon, my passion comes from the happiness of each patient when they start seeing things clearly again. It really is a life changing event to have your vision restored. I’ve been privileged to help thousands of people enjoy life a little more and that makes it all worth it.” – Dr. Barry Katzman

Our patients always enjoy Dr. Katzman’s unique and compassionate nature because he has a genuine concern for each patient he sees. He always goes out of his way to make himself available weekends, holidays, after hours, to address his patients concerns. Dr. Katzman is very humble and always walks his patients through the process from beginning to end to ensure they understand each and every detail associated with complicated eye conditions. He holds a strong dedication to providing top quality LASIK eye surgery and cataract surgery for his patients.

Dr. Katzman is a resident of San Diego and enjoys spending plenty of quality time with his wife and two children. He is an avid sports fan, but his absolute favorite is basketball. Dr. Katzman willingly donates hundreds of hours each year providing eye care for people affiliated with charitable organizations which are less fortunate and cannot afford it. His experience in San Diego LASIK surgery has earned him numerous honors.


Lasik Board Certified


Lensx (laser refractive surgery) certified
Collaborative IRB certified
Alcon certified
Refractec CK certified

Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology
Medical surgical Director West Coast Eye Care
Medical director West Coast Medical Spa
Global Director of laser Refractive Cataract and Surgical Services AOS
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive surgery
American Intraocular implant society
California Medical Society
San Diego County Medical Society
International Academy of sports vision

Chosen as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists by consumer research council of America Recipient of the Patient Choice Award
Voted Top Doctor in the category of Ophthalmology in San Diego County by San Diego Magazine
Received AMA recognition awards
California favorite physician award recipient Armed Forces of Pathology certificate

Investigator for various laser refractive, cataract, implants and drug studies

San Diego CA Lasik Surgeon Doctor Barry Katzman dedicates his practice to providing exceptional care to his patients. Click here to see some of his Lasik patients testimonials from their Lasik procedure. Click here to read our LASIK faq page.

By Barry Katzman