Dr. Farnoosh Tinoosh

The Consumers’ Research Council of America has recognized Dr. Tinoosh as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists.

Furthermore, Dr. Tinoosh was awarded the Centurion Surgeon and Quality of Vision award for his superior quality and expertise in the refractive surgery field.

The Orange County Register’s public opinion poll rated his Orange County office #1, five years in a row.

One of the most experienced ophthalmologists in California specializing in refractive surgery, Dr. Tinoosh has performed over 40,000 procedures and his main focus is the quality of his results rather than the number of procedures.

In fact, only about 1.5% of his patients require a secondary or post-treatment.Dr. Tinoosh’s low re-treatment data and technique have been published in the Medical Journal, Ocular Surgery News in March 2006 National publication.

A World Class Medical Facility In The Heart of Orange County

Credentials of The Highest Degree

Dr. Tinoosh credits his impeccable results in the refractive surgery field to his technique, experience, special care for his patients, and use of the most advanced FDA approved technology available today.

Dr. Tinoosh completed his residency at the prestigious Kresge Eye Institute in Michigan where he refined his surgical and medical skills.

He attended medical school at Wayne State University, School of Medicine in Michigan and completed an internship at the Detroit Medical Center.

Further, Dr. Tinoosh has published several medical publications and abstracts over the years.

He has also given lectures on refractive surgery nationally and abroad to other physicians.

Dr. Tinoosh has successfully completed and received several certifications, such as the Nidek and VISX Excimer Laser Systems.

In addition, he has extensive experience with the Amadeus, Nidek, Haqnsatome and Moria Microkeratomes.

Dr. Tinoosh has received certification on the Verisyse Phakic Intraocular Lens System; this system is for patients who do not qualify for LASIK. Furthermore, he has received certification for Conductive Keratoplasty (CK): a procedure that corrects near vision giving patients freedom from reading glasses.

Dr. Tinoosh is one of the first refractive surgeons in California to become a specially certified surgeon and to perform the wavefront Optimized® Treatments on his patients. This procedure reshapes the cornea to address both lower and higher order aberrations; therefore, he treats more than just one prescription.

The main goal in using Wavefront Optimized® Treatment is to give patients the highest quality of vision possible.

Our office uses only the latest and most advanced FDA approved and state of the art equipment for testing pre-operatively, including Orbscan and Ladarwave Wavefront Aberrometer.

Fast Facts:

Dr. Tinoosh has been listed in the Who’s Who in Medicine.

Involved in many published research articles and journals, he has also presented his results nationally and has received several awards for his research. Dr. Tinoosh is one of the first refractive surgeons in California to use the latest in technology, Excimer Laser, Wavefront/ Custom Cornea treatment on his patients. Trust is important when it comes to treating your eyes and that’s why Dr. Tinoosh has performed LASIK on several family members as well as other optometrists and eye surgeons.

The Orange County Register Public Opinion Poll has voted his previous LASIK center five years in a row. Alcon awarded Dr. Tinoosh with the Esteemed Centurion Surgeon Award for his superior quality and surgical skills in the refractive surgical field.

Other procedures performed by Dr. Tinoosh include:
· Cataract Surgery
· Multifocal Intraocular Lenses (IOLs)
· Toric Lens Implants
· EC500 Blade Free LASIK
· Crystallens (treating both cataracts and presbyopia)
· Phakic Intraocular Lens
· Visian ICL surgery

We Make Your Time With Us Simple, Easy & Worry Free

Universal Vision Medical Center delivers personalized ophthalmology care.

Your vision and confidence are important to us. From our friendly, caring staff and relaxing reception room to our well-appointed exam suites and Dr. Tinoosh’s undivided attention, our patients are our top priority.

Dr. Tinoosh will provide a thorough, comprehensive exam. Please schedule about two hours and understand that, depending on your condition/needs, it may take longer.

Please acquaint yourself with the following:

If your eyes are dilated, they may be light sensitive following your exam. It’s a good idea to bring sunglasses with you, the day of your appointment. All surgical procedures require that someone else drive you home.

Our staff wishes to provide the most personalized service possible. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to talk to us. We’ll do our best to address your issue in a timely, accurate and respectful manner. Each patient and condition is unique.

It’s important that you provide us with the most accurate, complete information possible so that Dr. Tinoosh can make an effective and safe treatment plan. To expedite your office visit, you may download FORMS from this web site.

Please answer all questions as honestly and completely as you can.

A TRUE 5-Star Rated Practice For Your Peace of Mind

Universal Vision Medical Center welcomes you, your family, and friends.

When you arrive, be prepared for a professional and warm experience like none other in the area. Our check-in process is quick and simple, as we have prepared your packet prior to your visit.

But, in order to expedite your time with us, we encourage you to print the new patient forms from the website and fill them out prior to your appointment. Please bring your insurance cards and a form of identification with you for verification.

​Following your personalized eye exam, in conjunction with our state of the art diagnostic equipment, we will determine the best treatment plan to help you experience a lifestyle of freedom with rejuvenated vision.

Dr. Tinoosh is an experienced, fellowship-trained refractive surgeon who has performed thousands of laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK and refractive intraocular implants.

As a highly skilled surgeon, Dr. Tinoosh also performs eyelid surgery. You are welcome to view the before and after photos of satisfied clients.

Dr. Tinoosh has extensive experience with issues related to glaucoma, cataract surgery, LASIK, and diabetic eye exams.

Dr. Tinoosh also performs all routine eye evaluations, as well as any other diagnostic tests recommended by your primary care physician.

We appreciate you selecting Universal Vision Medical Center in caring for your eye health and vision.