David B. Granet, M.D., FACS, FAAP, FAAO
A Guide To Your Childs Vision
David B. Granet, M.D., FACS, FAAP, FAAO, Director of the Abraham Ratner Children's Eye Center, comes on the show to give a comprehensive guide to your child vision, the eye tests required for school, and why its important to detect potential problems with your childs vision as early as possible.
David B. Granet, M.D., FACS, FAAP, FAAO is the Anne F. Ratner Professor of Ophthalmology & Pediatrics at the University of California, San Diego and is the Director of the UCSD/Abraham Ratner Children's Eye Center. The author of over 90 articles and book chapters, Dr. Granet is a graduate of the Yale University School of Medicine where he served as President of his class. He is the founder and director of the International Pediatric-Ophthalmology Internet discussion group. He serves on the Executive Committee for the Section of Ophthalmology for the American Academy of Pediatrics and is the Chair-Elect. He is the editor of the new AAP text, "Case Studies in Ophthalmology". In 2009 he co-founded the 1st World Congress for Paediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus that took place in Barcelona Spain with about 1000 attendees from 90 countries. Dr. Granet has received the Senior Achievement Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Honor Award from the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. He has been voted into both Top Doctors and Best Doctors of America and into the first edition of the US News and World report, Best Doctors in the US. In addition to his research, teaching and clinical practice, Dr. Granet hosts the Emmy award-winning medical television show "Health Matters". He resides in San Diego with his wife, Lisa, his three children, Elijah, Isaiah and Ezra along with their dog, Deli.
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