Richard Casey, M.D., FACS

Dr. Casey is a prominent surgeon in the Los Angeles area Medical Community. Dr. Casey specializes in advanced cataract, laser refractive surgery, corneal transplants, and complex anterior segment reconstruction of the eye. As a Los Angeles native, Dr. Casey came back to Los Angeles after his residency and cornea fellowship at Harvard and began working and teaching at UCLA. Dr. Casey would go onto serve as the Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology and as a Clinical Professor Emeritus at Jules Stein Eye Institute of the David Geffen School of Medicine. Dr. Casey has nearly 30 years of experience, having performed thousands of surgical procedures and clinical evaluations. He is eager to provide the community with expert eye care to all those in need.

Dr. Casey is married and has a beautiful daughter, and he enjoys supporting local sports teams.



  • Bachelor of the Arts in Psychology, Cum Laude, Occidental College — Los Angeles, CA

Medical School:

  • Doctor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School — Boston, MA


  • Ophthalmology Internship, Sepulveda Veterans Administration Hospital — Los Angeles, CA


  • Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary — Boston, MA


  • Cornea and External Disease, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary — Boston, MA

Board Certified:

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, 1992

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