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Last updated 4/19/2021
Let our caring, world-class experts maximize your vision potential

 

The Assil Eye Institute is globally recognized for their legacy of caring for patients with the deepest levels of respect, continuously pioneering advanced in technology, and innovating a culture of collaboration and heart within the community, its team members, and the industry.

  • Dr. Kerry Assil

    Dr. Kerry Assil

    Ophthalmologist, Medical Director

    Dr. Assil's patients talk about their quality of care

    One of the world's foremost experts in eye surgery, Dr. Assil continues to make significant advances in his field with numerous inventions and introductions of state-of-the-art technology.

    You guys are the best, you save my sight , I love you all
    Roger G.
    Assil Eye Institute Patient Reviews
    5.0
  • Dr. Avneet K. Sodhi Gaur)

    Dr. Avneet K. Sodhi Gaur

    Director of Glaucoma Services, Glaucoma, Cataract and LASIK Surgeon

    Dr. Gaur's patients talk about their quality of care

    Dr. Avneet K. Sodhi Gaur is a Board-Certified, Fellowship trained Cataract and Glaucoma Specialist, with training and experience developed at nationally renowned ophthalmic institutions, including Tufts Medical Center/New England Eye Center and Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston-Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary.

    A wonderful experience from beginning to end. Thank you so much for the careful attention and professionalism. And Dr Gaur is the best...!!
    SARA F.
    Assil Eye Institute Patient Reviews
    5.0
  • Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina

    Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina

    Ophthalmologist and Retinal Specialist / Surgeon

    Dr. P's patients talk about their quality of care

    Fellowship trained Retina Specialist, Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina provides the highest level of retinal care in both Beverly Hills and Santa Monica. Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina is fluent in English, Spanish and Russian and is known in the office as "Dr. P" by patients and our staff. She is board-certified and has exceptional credentials.

    Everyone is very friendly competent and super professional.
    Christine S.
    Assil Eye Institute Patient Reviews
    5.0
  • Dr. Rafi ISrael

    Dr. Rafi Israel

    Ophthalmologist, Director of Oculoplastics

     

    Dr. Rafi Israel is a Board-Certified, Fellowship trained Ophthalmologist and the director of Oculoplastics at Assil Eye Institute.

  • Dr. John May

    Dr. John May

    Doctor of Optometry (OD)

    Dr. May's patients talk about their quality of care

    Dr. May is an optometrist who has worked at the Assil Eye Institute for over a dozen years . He provides a broad range of care for patients including pre and post-surgical management, comprehensive eye exams, urgent care as well as dry eye consultation and therapy. 

     

    He also has assisted with numerous FDA supervised clinical trials and continuing education events.

    You guys are awesome and I trust you with my eyes.
    Ahmad E.
    Assil Eye Institute Patient Reviews
    5.0
  • Dr. Lindsay Harris

    Dr. Lindsay Harris

    Doctor of Optometry (OD)

    Dr. Harris's patients talk about their quality of care

    Dr. Harris provides comprehensive eye care examinations, treatment, and management of ocular diseases, as well as pre and post operative care for cataracts, LASIK, and corneal transplants.

     

    She specifically works with Dr. Assil in preparing pre-surgical plans for all of his intraocular lens procedures.

    The staff are very friendly and at same time very professional.
    URI P.
    Assil Eye Institute Patient Reviews
    5.0
  • Dr. Tanya Rana, OD, FAAO

    Dr. Tanya Rana, OD, FAAO

    Doctor of Optometry (OD FAAO)

     

    Dr. Tanya Rana received her doctorate from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2019. She was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Xavier...

  • Jessica Morales
     

    Certified hypnotherapist Jessica Morales guides doctors and patients at the Assil Eye Institute in their quest for a peaceful mind. She joins Dr. Kerry Assil, who holds a degree in Spiritual Psychology, which is the study of physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing.

  • AEI Educational Team
     

    The AEI Education Team is led by Dr. Kerry Assil , Dr. Avneet K. Sodhi Gaur , Dr. Svetlana Pilyugina , Dr. John May and Dr. Lindsay Harris .

     

    The team reviews all content published on this website,...

2028 Total 1st Party Reviews
4.9 out of 5 Stars
  • Google
    A very professional and efficient experience. Everyone is so nice there, and the staff on the surgery days are great. An army o...
    Evan C.
  • GatherUp
    The office staff were courteous and friendly. The doctor was very informative and thorough. I really appreciate how kind the do...
    Catherine F.
  • GatherUp
    Best Doctor ever
    Afsaneh A.
  • GatherUp
    This is a wonderful experience every time I have come and the great care and professionalism is appreciated
    Maria D.
  • Google
    I just got my lasik completed at the Assil Eye Institute and I cannot tell you how excited and happy I am with the result. I ha...
    Ziari A.
  • GatherUp
    You guys are fantastic. Always take good care of me.
    Joseph T.
  • GatherUp
    Great service
    Emma C.
  • Google
    My family and I have been going to Santa Monica for about 10 years and have always been treated with the most respect. They tru...
    Jennifer B.
  • GatherUp
    Dr. Sodhi Gaur and all staff continue to extend their warm concern and care for my needs.
    Sharyn A.
  • GatherUp
    I am very pleased.
    Aida Y.
  • GatherUp
    Dr. Assil is a skilled and innovative surgeon who is also a compassion and warm person. Personally, I think he is a genius who ...
    Stephanie B.
  • GatherUp
    Excellent and hospitable staff!
    Dimitri S.
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