Dr. Suhas Tuli
Suhas Tuli, MD is a board certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained in corneal and refractive surgery. She specializes in refractive small incision cataract surgery with accommodating, diffractive and toric IOL's. She is one of the few corneal surgeons performing DSEK (Descemets Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty) surgery.
Dr. Tuli chose ophthalmology as her career to be "able to make a difference to people." She also chose to be an ophthalmologist because it is one of the few medical specialties that represent the fine balance between the art of surgery and the knowledge of medicine. She has published extensively in peer reviewed ophthalmology journals, and has book chapters to her credit. In addition, she has spoken at several ophthalmology meetings; her field of expertise being corneal wound healing after refractive surgery. She studied this under the tutelage of Drs. Walter Stark at the prestigious Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Tuli completed her clinical fellowship in cornea and refractive surgery from the Doheny Eye Institute at USC (University of Southern California) following her ophthalmology residency. She has performed cataract surgeries in charitable eye surgery camps in India and plans to continue doing so. She has also taught residents at the Doheny Eye Institute. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Dr. Tuli has been named by Southern California Super Doctors® as one of the top doctors in Southern California for 2017. The number of doctors receiving this honor is limited to approximately five percent of the region's active physicians. Each year, MSP Communications undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a survey of doctors, independent evaluation of candidates by the research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area and a good-standing and disciplinary check. As a part of this evaluation, physicians are asked to consider the following question: "If you needed medical care in one of the following practice areas, which doctor would you choose?"Since 2005, MSP Communications, has published Super Doctors lists across the country in newspapers, inserts and magazine special sections devoted to Super Doctors. Honorees are also found online at www.superdoctors.com , where selected doctors can be searched by name, medical specialty and location.