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Retina Treatments

Retinal surgery is one of the most challenging and demanding specialties within the field of medicine. Our retina specialist, Dr. Dan Shepard, is a board-certified ophthalmologist and also fellowship-trained to treat medical and surgical disease of the vitreous and retina.

Shepard Eye Center is committed to providing exceptional care – an experience that combines the highest degree of professionalism with warmth, openness and understanding. We specialize in all types of surgical, medical and laser treatment of the retina and vitreous, including in office laser surgery and injections for macular degeneration, as well as scleral buckle and vitrectomy surgery.
 
Our vitreoretinal surgeon is an expert in diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the retina and the posterior eye. With many years of specialized training, Dr. Shepard makes Shepard Eye Center one of the most highly qualified and experienced retinal surgery practices on the Central Coast.

Areas of treatment include macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, evaluation of floaters, vitreous detachments, retinal tears, epiretinal membranes, macular holes, retinal vascular occlusions, eye trauma, and more.

Laser Vision Correction

Vision Correction Surgery that corrects a variety of problems, including near-sightedness (myopia), far-sightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism using laser techniques such as LASIK, CustomLASIK, as well as the Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) and the ReSTOR bifocal implant.

Laser Vision Correction

Cataract Surgery

Cataracts are the leading cause of vision loss in the world, and cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgery in America. Cataracts, or clouding of the natural lens in the eye, affect over 50% of people over age 50 and over 70% of people over age 70. This is usually an age-related disease, although it can also result from eye trauma, steroid use, diabetes and other diseases.

Cataract Surgery

Retina Treatments

Our board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Dan Shepard, is fellowship-trained to treat medical and surgical disease of the vitreous and retina. Our retinal services include treatments for macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, eye trauma, evaluation of floaters, and much more.

Retina Treatments

Cosmetic Services

BOTOX injections are one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world. BOTOX or botulinum type A is a medication used to relax the muscles of the face that create wrinkles. The injection causes a temporary paralysis of the muscle, and the effect wears off after several months.

Cosmetic Services

Optical Services

The optical store showcases our extensive frame selection as we continue to provide the finest eye care available. Our optical dispensary offers the largest selection in Lompoc and our licensed opticians are experts in glasses fitting and service.

Optical Services




Shepard Eye Center
910 East Stowell Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454
P1: 805-925-2637 (Available by phone 24 hrs)

Kendall-Shepard Eye Center
425 W. Central Ave.
Lompoc, CA 93436
P: 805-736-2020

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