Alan Westeren, MD

Alan Westeren, MD


  • Ophthalmology

Areas of Expertise

  • Cataract & Refractive Surgey
  • Cornea and External Disease
  • Ophthalmology
6529 La Jolla Blvd
La Jolla, CA 92037 US 32.8275 -117.277
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English


Alan Westeren, MD, is a comprehensive ophthalmology physician and surgeon and a fellowship-trained refractive surgeon, cataract surgeon, corneal surgeon and subspecialist in external diseases of the eye.

He has performed thousands of microsurgical procedures, including laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK, LASEK and PRK in addition to other vision correction surgeries including intrastromal corneal ring segment implantations (ICRS or INTACS), conductive keratoplasty (CK), astigmatic keratotomy (AK), cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, glaucoma surgery, eye trauma surgery and many other types of eye surgery. Read more

Medical Education

  • Georgetown University Medical Center, MD, 1993


  • Naval Medical Center San Diego, Internship, Internship-Medicine, 1994


  • University of Pennsylvania, Residency, Ophthalmology, 2002


  • University of California, San Diego - Dept of Ophthalmology, Fellowship, 2003