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Our Doctors

Our board-certified LASIK surgeons are regarded as the top LASIK eye surgeons in the United States. Since 1979, our eye doctors have performed thousands of LASIK procedures with the most advanced technology and highest standard of care for individuals and families.

David R. Gwynn, M.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Gwynn is a premier board certified Ophthalmologist and Board Certified LASIK Surgeon, specializing in Cataract and Laser Refractive Surgery. He has received his Bachelor of Science, as well as Medical Degree, at the prestigious Georgetown University. Dr. Gwynn has completed his Ophthalmology residency at Louisiana State University Medical Center, where he eventually served as Chief Resident, and continued with his fellowship at the University of Wisconsin Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences. His extensive experience has allowed him to be on the forefront of Custom Wavefront and “bladeless” LASIK, performing over thousands of LASIK procedures. He is also one of the first cataract surgeons in Orange County to implant the premium ReSTOR® multifocal lens, and strives as the leading Cataract surgeon in the Western United States.

Professional Organizations and Certifications

  • Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners
  • VISX University Training Course: LASIK, PRK, PTK, S4 System Certification
  • Casebeer Educational Foundation LASIK Certification Course
  • Bausch & Lomb Hansatome Certification Course
  • Diplomate American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Medical Board of California
  • VISX University- Custom Wavefront Certification
  • Intralase Femtosecond Laser Certification
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology- Fellow
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Dr. Gwynn is dedicated to creating unlimited opportunities by improving the quality of life through great vision. Using superior technology-based innovation, alongside established experience to his advantage, Dr. Gwynn will strive to surpass each patient's expectations.

Sidney J. Weiss, M.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Weiss is a board certified Ophthalmologist, as well as a Clinical Professor at UCLA, Department of Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute. He completed his education and medical degree at Stanford University. Dr Weiss concluded his general ophthalmology residency at Martin Luther King, Jr., General Hospital, then undertook a second residency and fellowship at the UCLA Center for Health Sciences, Department of Ophthalmology, Jules Stein Eye Institute to specialize in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. Since then, Dr. Weiss progresses onward to serve the people of Orange County, and their families.

Professional Organizations and Certifications

  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Board of Ophthalmology- Fellow
  • American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • California Medical Association
  • Orange County Ophthalmology Association
  • Orange County Society of Pediatrics
  • Ophthalmology Representative to Surgical Executive Committee, Children’s Hospital at Mission
  • Medical Director for Ophthalmology, Southern California Research Center

"My purpose is to provide patient attention that is unequivocally caring, competent, and consistent. This is where I devote my talents and expertise."

Satvinder K. Gujral, M.D., F.A.A.O.
Specialist in Glaucoma Diagnosis and Treatment

Dr. Gujral has been practicing ophthalmology all over the world for over 20 years. In that time, she has performed various eye procedures and trained, researched, and lectured on the latest innovations in eye care.

After receiving a degree specifically in ophthalmology from the M.P. Shah Medical College in Jamnagar, India, Dr. Gujral endured a long series of training during rotating internships, residencies, and fellowships at prestigious colleges in both India and the United States, including the Jules Stein Eye Institute in Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Gujral has received accolades from both premedical school and teaching positions. She is a glaucoma specialist trained in the medicinal, refractive, and surgical treatment of the disease.

"Loving a life with passion in the field of ophthalmology and making a small but meaningful difference in the lives of my patients is like a dream come true."

Serving Orange County since 1979

Saddleback Eye Medical Associates has been serving the families of Orange County since 1979.

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