Dr. Kerry Assil and the doctors of Assil Eye Institute are honored to welcome Dr. Richard Apt to our Medical Staff.
Richard K. Apt, M.D. is an expert refractive surgeon who has been providing up to date comprehensive eye care to the communities of Southern California since 1974. He is Board Certified in Ophthalmology.
Raised and educated in greater Los Angeles, Dr. Apt graduated from Loyola University and completed medical school at UC Irvine. After finishing ophthalmology training at the Oschner.
Foundation in New Orleans,he was awarded two fellowships in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Albany Medical Center in New York, and the University of Toronto where he studied the delicate subspecialty of plastic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids.
Dr Apt specializes in cataract and intraocular lens implantation, refractive (LASIK) surgery, as well as plastic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids. He is an Assistant Professor at the Jules Stein Eye Institute (UCLA) and the Doheny Eye Institute (USC).