Dr. Lauren Branchini received her medical degree from Boston University school of Medicine and her ophthalmology training from Tufts/New England Eye Center where she also completed a research fellowship in retinal imaging with Optical coherence tomography (OCT). She provides comprehensive eye care including cataract surgery with a focus on medically treated diseases of the retina such as macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Dr. Branchini enjoys many outdoor activities including hiking and gardening.
Andrew Garfinkle, MD
Dr. Andrew Garfinkle received his medical degree from the University of Washington, ophthalmology training from McGill University in Montreal, Canada and completed additional fellowship training in cornea researching the healing mechanisms of the surface of the eye. As an Assistant Professor at McGill University, he became involved in excimer laser surgery in 1992 as the technique was evolving. He has performed over 8,000 excimer laser treatments and is a certified VISX trainer who has taught other eye surgeons to do LASIK and PRK surgery.
Douglas Scott, MD
Dr. Douglas Scott received his medical degree from the University of Chicago, ophthalmology training from Johns Hopkins University in Maryland and completed a fellowship in glaucoma at Harvard University in Massachusetts. He has practiced general ophthalmology with an emphasis on glaucoma in the Lakes Region since 1990. He has expertise in the latest diagnostic and therapeutic laser modalities used in the treatment of glaucoma. With an interest in international medicine, Dr. Scott has been traveling to El Salvador since 2007 to provide ophthalmic care and instruction in advanced surgical techniques to local cataract surgeons.