Dr. Griffin, retired in 2000, is currently spending most of this time teaching physicians in other countries such as Bolivia, Chile, Africa, etc., advanced ophthalmological techniques in order to help them to be able to provide better care to their patients. You may see Dr. Griffin in the halls from time to time when he stops by to say hello.
"Laser vision correction has changed not only the lives of my patients but also my life and the lives of my wife, daughter, and brother.
Laser vision correction is one of those rare things that seem too good to be true but really is. Yes, I'm older and glasses are no longer a major part of my life and I feel visually empowered and whole again. My patients always tell me that laser vision correction has been a life transforming event and one of the best things that they have ever done!"
Robert Griffin has actively practiced Ophthalmology in Sacramento, California since 1974. He attended Stanford University and Stanford University School of Medicine, receiving his M.D. in 1966. He served a medical internship at Stanford University Affiliated Hospitals and a four-year residency in Ophthalmology at the Jules Stein Eye Institute, University of California - Los Angeles, completing his formal training in Ophthalmology in 1974.
Dr. Griffin is a past-president of the Alta California Ophthalmological Society and served for 15 years on the clinical facility of the University of California, Davis, Department of Ophthalmology. He has published a number of articles in peer-reviewed medical journals.
Together with the other surgeons at Griffin & Reed Eye Care, Dr. Griffin has been involved in the treatment and care of many thousands of laser corrected eyes, one of the largest groups of post-operative laser vision correction patients managed by a single practice in the United States.
Dr. Griffin and his wife, Shirley, are active in both church and community services.
Discover why so many patients trust their eyes to the vision experts at Griffin & Reed Eye Care. Call us today at (916) 485-2020 , or if you are interested in LASIK, Book a LASIK Evaluation online.