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John Nishimoto

John H. Nishimoto, OD, MBA, FAAO

BS, UC Irvine
MBA, UC Irvine
Residency in Hospital-Based Optometry/Geriatrics, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center


Dr. Nishimoto received a Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry in 1987. In 1988, he completed a one-year residency in Hospital-Based Geriatric Optometry at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center. Dr. Nishimoto is currently a Professor and the Senior Associate Dean for Professional Affairs. In 1997, he received a Health Care Executive Masters in Business Administration from the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Nishimoto has been a frequent contributor of articles and lectured on topics especially related to primary care and ocular disease. He is the co-author of the text "Differential Diagnosis in Primary Eye Care." Dr. Nishimoto is also currently a clinical faculty member in primary care and ocular disease at the University Eye Center at Ketchum Health. Dr. Nishimoto is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and served as Chair of the Section on Ocular Disease.