Aaron A. Kuzin, MD

Aaron Kuzin, MD, joined Northwest Eye Surgeons in 2009. His practice focuses on cataract, pterygium, diabetic and other retinal diseases, with a special emphasis on diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma.

He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and fluent in Spanish and Portuguese. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, exploring the outdoors, hiking, and traveling.

Education and Training

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; BS Biology, with honors

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; MD

University of Southern California/Doheny Eye Institute; Ophthalmology Residency

Doheny Eye Institute, Glaucoma Fellowship

Los Angeles County Medical Center, Faculty

Previous Experience

Dr. Kuzin has been active in research and has presented his work at numerous conferences. He completed a large research project studying glaucoma in the Latino population. He is actively involved in ophthalmic education and has been course director at multiple American Academy of Ophthalmology meetings. Dr. Kuzin also has spent a substantial time in South America working with an underserved population and has been the recipient of two grants related to his work there.

“My ultimate desire is to see successful outcomes in my patients that preserve and improve their quality of life. I believe strongly that the best outcomes are achieved when patients thoroughly understand their diagnosis and actively participate in their treatment.”