Dr. Richard Elliot

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Board Certified
Ophthalmologist
Pediatric Ophthalmology and
Adult Strabismus

Dr. Elliott specializes in surgical and medical diseases of the eyes in children as well as
ocular misalignment and double vision in adults.

Academic Bio:

Before moving to St George Dr. Elliott practiced pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus for 25 years in Southern California where he had been a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at University of California at Irvine School of Medicine, a Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmology at UCLA School of Medicine and Co-Director Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship USC School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology. His pediatric ophthalmology fellowship training was obtained the internationally recognized program at the Children’s Hospital of the District of Columbia.

Education:

Stanford University,Palo Alto,CA;B.A.,Biology
University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA; MD
Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center; Rotating Internship
Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center;Residency in Ophthalmology
Children’s Hospital of the District of Columbia;Fellowship-
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Honors/Memberships:

Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member,Costenbader Society
Charter Member,American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)
Board-certified, American Board of Ophthalmology
Selected for” Best Doctors in America-Pacific Region”

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What are Cataracts?

Cataracts are very common – it is thought that more than half of people who are over 80 have had cataracts. If you have noticed that your vision has been getting cloudy or you have been having trouble seeing at night, cataracts may be the problem. What are cataracts? Cataracts can develop in children and …

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Your Child’s First Eye Exam

You no doubt have enough to do when you are a new parent – and part of the list includes taking your baby to the pediatrician for their regular checkups. But what about the eye doctor? Children’s eyes should be checked early to make sure they are developing properly and to identify any problems. When should …

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