Amr Kouchouk, MD

Specialties

  • Cataracts
  • Cornea
  • Dry Eyes
  • LASIK
  • Refractive

Office Locations

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Glendale
435 Arden Avenue
Suite 430
Glendale, CA 91203
800.898.2020

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Pasadena
100 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
800.898.2020

Acuity Eye Group, Retina Institute & Acuity 360 Advanced Vision Center - Lancaster
44815 Fig Ave.
Lancaster, CA 93534
800.898.2020

Acuity LASIK Center - Pasadena
100 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
800.432.2020

During his ophthalmology residency, Dr. Kouchouk was Chief Resident and performed the highest number of cataract surgeries by any resident in the program’s history. He is also the only fellow at University of Pittsburgh to become certified in Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) surgery - among the newest refractive surgeries available, and was amongst the highest in total number of surgeries performed in the program’s history, a testament to his surgical skills.
Dr. Kouchouk has published multiple manuscripts in peer-reviewed medical journals and has given podium talks of his research at national meetings. In 2017, he was selected as a Super Doctor Rising Star, - a distinction earned through an extremely rigorous nomination process - and placing him in the top 5% of Southern Californian physicians.

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts: University of Virginia
  • Doctor of Medicine: Medical College of Virginia
  • Ophthalmology Residency: George Washington University
  • Cornea and External Disease Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh

Professional Affiliations and Awards

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Super Doctors Rising Stars- 2017

Personal Hobbies

  • Traveling
  • Tennis
  • Soccer

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Arabic