Katerina Kurteeva, M.D., is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and an experienced cataract and laser surgeon. She has joined the Aesthetic Eye care Institute to add her expertise in cataract surgery and comprehensive ophthalmology to the practice. Dr. Kurteeva is a fully certified laser refractive surgeon, and offers techniques to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. She can bring her practical experience with premium intraocular lenses when discussing and planning surgery for cataracts. Dr. Kurteeva graduated with Alpha Omega Alpha academic medical honors from Loma Linda University Medical School. She then went on to Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan to complete her internship and residency in the medical and surgical care of the eye. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the Orange County Society of Ophthalmology. Dr. Kurteeva is an active staff member of Hoag Memorial Hospital, and performs surgery both at Hoag Hospital and Newport Bay Surgery Center. Dr. Kurteeva is fluent in Russian and medical Spanish. She has resided and practiced in Orange County for the last several years. Her practice is open to new patients, and she welcomes urgent and same day referrals for any eye condition. She is a member of Greater Newport Physicians, and on the panel of all major PPO insurance plans.
Katerina Kurteeva, MD Anterior Segment and Refractive Surgeon Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology