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2650 Elm Ave, Suite 108
Long Beach, CA 90806
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  2650 Elm Ave,
Suite 108
Long Beach, CA 90806
Phone: 562.427.5409

Open Monday-Friday,
with Saturday Availability


  We offer you only the highest certification of Physician-Surgeons for your care.  All of our doctors trained or teach at some of the most prestigious eye programs in the country, and all are board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology .  With our doctors you will receive only the highest quality of care.  Most importantly, our doctors are friendly and dedicated to you.  Be it for a simple glasses check or for sight-saving surgery, no problem is too small or too big for our time.  If it matters to you, it certainly matters to us.  
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Dr. Sloan is a board-certified ophthalmologist raised in Long Beach, his family having arrived in 1920.  He attended Long Beach Poly, the University of California at Berkley, and Medical School at St. Louis University.  He completed his ophthalmology residency at the Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, and currently serves as an Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology in their teaching program.  He lectured at the Far Western Medical Association; the Family Practice Department of the Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and the Long Beach Board of Education.

Dr. Sloan has served at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center as Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology; Chairman of the Ophthalmology Audit; a member of the Board of Trustees; a member of the Campus Facilities Committee; a member of the Medical Executive Committee; a member of the Government Relations Committee, and founder of the Long Beach Memorial Medical Center-Burnett Elementary School Partnership.  He was also on the Memorial Cancer Institute Medical and Scientific Advisory Committee.  He served as an American College of Surgeons Credentials Committee Examiner and was Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Elm Avenue Medical Plaza.

Dr. Sloan is active in community affairs, having served as a Long Beach Symphony Board Member.  In connection with his appointment by the Mayor of Long Beach to serve as Chairman of the Bicycle Path Advisory Committee, Dr. Sloan received a Key to the City-Distinguished Service Award for leadership leading to the Long Beach “Shoreline Bicycle Route,” presented by the Honorable Mayor Kell in 1988.

Dr. Sloan considers himself a cinemaphile and regularly attends film festivals.  Primarily this interest is pursued through world and independent cinema as well as documentaries.  He has a genuine interest in film criticism and frequently contributes to this subject. Dr. Sloan is most proud of his family.  His marriage to Sharon, along with their three children and seven grandchildren, are the center of his universe.
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Dr. Schwartz is an Ophthalmologist in practice in Long Beach. He has been selected to Best Doctors in America since 2003 and has received the alumnus of the year award from the USC Doheny Eye Institute and the Jules Stein Living Tribute Award from Retinitis Pigmentosa International.

Dr. Schwartz has appointments to the teaching clinical faculty at the Keck School of Medicine, USC Doheny Eye Institute and the University of California at Irvine.

He has taught cataract surgery techniques and optics and refraction at both institutions for over 20 years. He has served as a section editor for the textbook “Textbook of Ophthalmology” by Wright published by Williams and Wilkins. He holds additional degrees in Optometry and a Master of Public Administration with a subspecialty in Health Administration. He is past Chairman of the Board of Directors of a national vision care plan, the Eye Care Network part of MES Vision. He has held positions in local, state and national organizations including Past President of the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Board of Directors of the American Board of Ophthalmology .

In his free time, Dr. Schwartz is passionately pursuing the research and development of potentially sight-saving medical devices. 
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Dr. Torres is a board-certified ophthalmologist who has been providing exceptional eye care since 2002.  Born in the U.S. and raised in the heartland of Iowa, he also enjoys a diverse cultural background; both of his parents are first-generation immigrants, one from Mexico and one from Argentina.  He has maintained fluency in Spanish, a gift he attributes to his parents, and one that has proved invaluable in providing the highest quality of care to many of his patients. He received his Bachelor of Science at the University of Iowa and went on to obtain his Medical Degree at Harvard Medical School.

He completed his Internship training at the Cambridge Health Alliance, also affiliated with Harvard Medical School.  His Ophthalmology Residency was completed at the prestigious Doheny Eye Institute at the University of Southern California.

Dr. Torres went on to complete a Fellowship in Glaucoma at the Devers Eye Institute in Portland, Oregon.  While in Portland, he served as a Clinical Instructor at the Oregon Health Sciences University, and as a Staff Physician at the Veterans Affairs Hospital.  He provided medical and surgical care throughout the Coachella Valley for two years while on staff at the Eisenhower Medical Center, serving as both a comprehensive ophthalmologist and a glaucoma specialist.

Dr. Torres is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, the Los Angeles County Medical Association , the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Department of Ophthalmology at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and a fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology.

He has authored several medical publications and is a reviewer for the Journal of Glaucoma.  When asked why, as a physician, he chose to specialize in ophthalmology over all other medical specialties, his answer is simple;  “It’s that smile you get when you help someone to see again.  There simply is nothing like it.” 
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Dr. Paul Nazemi specializes in the surgery and diseases of the eye, with a special emphasis on ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.  He is a clinical instructor at the USC Department of Ophthalmology and on staff at Cedars Sinai Medical Center.  Dr. Nazemi graduated with Honors from UCLA, where he majored in biology.  He received his Medical Degree from the University of Southern California School of Medicine, where he received academic honors.  After completing an internship in medicine at the USC Los Angeles County Medical Center, he pursued specialty training in Ophthalmology
at the prestigious Doheny Eye Institute at the USC School of Medicine.  Dr. Nazemi then went on to receive fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery under world-renowned oculoplastic surgeon, Henry I. Baylis, M.D., the founding chief of oculoplastic surgery at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA.

Dr. Nazemi is a board-certified fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Nazemi has received several honors and awards and published articles in peer reviewed medical journals.  He has presented lectures and posters at national meetings.  In his research he has collaborated with scientists at USC’s Doheny Eye Institute and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.  His recent research interests include novel 3-D visual field testing in the early diagnosis and characterization of eye diseases affecting millions worldwide.  In collaborative research, he recently first-authored an article entitled “Early detection of glaucoma by a novel 3-D Amsler visual field test,” which was selected in the “2008 Yearbook of Ophthalmology.” 
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