Dr. David Geffen

Dr. David Geffen, a Clinical Optometrist at TLC Laser Eye Centers – San Diego, is an accomplished doctor specializing in refractive surgery and overall family eye care.  With over 32 years of experience, Dr. Geffen has gained a national reputation for his clinical research on contact lens products, and has lent his expertise to studies for companies such as Allergan, Johnson & Johnson, Bausch & Lomb, Ciba, Biocompatibles, and other contact lens manufacturers.


Dr. Geffen graduated from the University of California-Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, and later earned his Doctor of Optometry from the University of California-Berkeley School of Optometry.


Dr. Geffen has served as a contributing editor to Contact Lens Spectrum and Optometry Today, and has published numerous articles on refractive surgery and contact lenses. Dr. Geffen is considered a prolific expert and speaker on specialty lens designs, as well as refractive surgery and contact lens compliance issues.


Dr. Geffen is a former director of Low Vision Services, Mericos Eye Institute at Scripps Hospital.  Dr. Geffen is a Colleague of the American Academy of Optometry, a Member of the California Optometric Association, Member of the San Diego Optometric Association, Member of the American Optometric Association, Member of the American Optometric Association, Low Vision Section, Member of the Wexner Heritage Foundation and Member, Bausch & Lomb Council of Sports Vision.