Not only has Dr. Paul Chous authored more than 100 articles on diabetes and diabetic eye disease, but he also has a private practice specializing in diabetes eye care and education. His firsthand experience caring for patients with diabetic eye diseases made him a perfect choice for the NEI series, Saving Sight, Preventing Vision Loss in Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema.
A. Paul Chous, MA, OD, FAAO, CDE
Dr. Chous completed his undergraduate education at Brown University and UC Irvine, and then received his Masters and Doctorate of Optometry degrees from UC Berkeley. He has a private practice specializing in diabetes eye care and education in Tacoma, WA. He is the author of Diabetic Eye Disease: Lessons From a Diabetic Eye Doctor, (2003), a feature writer for the web sites dLife.com and diabetesincontrol.com, editorial advisor to Review of Optometry and Optometry Times, and an adjunct instructor at Western University of Health Sciences. Dr. Chous has authored more than one hundred articles on diabetes and diabetic eye disease.