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Dr. Lourdes Casuso, MD

Dr. Lourdes Casuso, MD

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Lourdes A. Casuso, MD joined the team at Center for Excellence in Eye Care in 2002. She serves as the glaucoma specialist for the group, concentrating her practice on the diagnosis, treatment, and medical and surgical management of glaucoma patients of all ages. She accepts patients on a consultative basis from other physicians, ophthalmologists and optometric doctors from throughout South Florida. Dr. Casuso received a degree of Bachelor of Science in Biology from Florida International University in 1993, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She attended the University of Miami School of Medicine from 1993 to 1997. She was awarded membership to the Honor Society Alpha Omega Alpha as a senior medical student, and obtained her Medical Doctor degree with honors in 1997. Subsequently, Dr. Casuso completed twelve months of internship training in Internal Medicine at the busy Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Casuso received rigorous and extensive training in ophthalmology with world-renowned professors in this specialty at the number one academic eye center Bascom Palmer Eye Institute from 1998 to 2001. After completing her ophthalmology specialty training, Dr. Casuso spent another year at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute concentrating her efforts in the care of glaucoma patients. She completed the Glaucoma Fellowship training program in June of 2002. Dr. Casuso is a member of several medical and ophthalmology specialty organizations including the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), the American Medical Association (AMA), the Florida Society of Ophthalmology (FSO), the Florida Medical Association (FMA), the Miami Ophthalmology Association (MOA), and the Miami Dade County Medical Association. As an alumna of the University of Miami, Dr. Casuso has been involved in mentoring young medical students interested in her field. She has been recognized by Florida International University as an outstanding alumnus.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

    Education & Training

    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (Fellowship)

    Internal Medicine at Jackson Memorial Hospital (Internship)

    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (Residency)

    Masters Degree - University of Miami School of Medicine

    Bachelors Degree - Florida International University

    Languages

    Spanish

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor), like Dr. Lourdes Casuso, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor), like Dr. Lourdes Casuso, may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Center For Excellence In Eye Care

    8940 North Kendall Drive

    Suite 400E

    Miami, FL 33176

    (305) 598-2020

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)

    Professional Member

    American Medical Association (AMA)

    Professional Member

    Florida Society of Ophthalmology (FSO)

    Professional Member

    Florida Medical Association (FMA)

    Professional Member

    Miami Ophthalmology Association (MOA)

    Professional Member

    Miami Dade County Medical Association

    Professional Member

    Awards

    Honor Society Alpha Omega Alpha

    Alpha Omega Alpha

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Lourdes Casuso accepting new patients?

    Yes, Lourdes Casuso is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Lourdes Casuso offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Casuso's office at (305) 598-2020 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Lourdes Casuso offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Casuso's office at (305) 598-2020 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Lourdes Casuso speak?

    Lourdes Casuso speaks English and Spanish.

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